Sphingidae Macroglossinae Macroglossini Choerocampina Deilephila porcellus Hyles dahlii
Hippotion celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Silver-striped Hawk-moth
Sphinx Phoenix

Genus: Hippotion Hübner, [1819]   Original genus: Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Lilina Tutt, 1903
   Panacra Walker, 1856
  Synonims (species):
   albolineata Montrousier, 1864
   inquilinus Harris, 1780
   ocys Hübner, [1819]
   tisiphone Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
H. celerio (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Karpathos, Greece, September 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
H. celerio (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Karpathos, Greece, August 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
H. celerio (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Karpathos, Greece, August 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
H. celerio (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Karpathos, Greece, August 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
H. celerio (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Karpathos, Greece, September 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Vitis, Galium, Epilobium, Linaria, Daucus, Rumex, Lonicera, Fuchsia, Impatiens, Galium verum, Colocasia esculenta, Parthenocissus

To know more about:
A.R. Pittaway - Sphingidae of the Western Palaearctic - Hippotion celerio page

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