Sphingidae Smerinthinae Smerinthini Laothoe amurensis Laothoe populi
Laothoe austauti (Staudinger, 1876)
Maghreb Poplar Hawkmoth

Genus: Laothoe Fabricius, 1807   Original genus: Smerinthus Latreille, [1802]

Adult:
L. austauti (© Emmanuel Ruiz)
Adult, Hotel Ramuntcho, Aghbalou, vallée de l'Ourika, Haut-Atlas, Morocco, April 21, 2014
(Photo by Emmanuel Ruiz)
L. austauti (© Emmanuel Ruiz)
Adult, Hotel Ramuntcho, Aghbalou, vallée de l'Ourika, Haut-Atlas, Morocco, May 1, 2014
(Photo by Emmanuel Ruiz)

Larva:
L. austauti (© Emmanuel Ruiz)
Larva, Hotel Ramuntcho, Aghbalou, vallée de l'Ourika, Haut-Atlas, Morocco, September 18, 2013
(Photo by Emmanuel Ruiz)

Distribution:
Morocco, N Algeria, Tunisia

Foodplants:
Salix, Populus

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