Hummingbird hawkmoth (Macroglossum stellatarum)

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Hummingbird hawkmoth fact file

Hummingbird hawkmoth description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderLepidoptera
FamilySphingidae
GenusMacroglossum (1)

Information on the hummingbird hawkmoth as currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Hummingbird hawkmoth status

This species has yet to be assessed by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. UNEP-WCMC Species Database (March, 2010)
    http://www.unep-wcmc.org.isdb/Taxonomy
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Hummingbird hawkmoth feeding, side profile  
Hummingbird hawkmoth feeding, side profile

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