Sphingidae Smerinthinae Smerinthini Laothoe populi Mimas tiliae
Marumba quercus ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Oak Hawk-moth
Sphinx du chêne

Genus: Marumba Moore, [1882]   Original genus: Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (genus):
   Burrowsia Tutt, 1902
   Kayeia Tutt, 1902
   Sichia Tutt, 1902
  Synonyms (species):
   denisii Fuessly, 1779
   mesopotamica Bang-Haas O., 1938
   schirasi Bang-Haas O., 1938

Adult:
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, May 25, 2017. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, June 6, 2017. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 5, 2016 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 5, 2016 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Via delle Calcare, Rocca di Papa (Roma), Italy, June 24, 2017 [41.76584, 12.69596]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Teresa Farino)
Adult, Grazalema, Cádiz, Spain, June 3, 2014
(Photo by Teresa Farino, Iberian Wildlife Tours)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, July 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Riano (Roma), Italy, July 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Daniel Morel)
Adult (male), Saint-Martin de Londres (34), Pic St.Loup, France, May 16, 2005
(Photo by Daniel Morel)

Larva:
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, August 21, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, August 16, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, August 21, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, August 21, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Riano (Roma), Italy, August 1990. Ab ovo
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva (early stages):
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (third instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, August 21, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (third instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, August 10, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (third instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 31, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (third instar), Manziana (Roma), Italy, July 1992. Ab ovo
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (second instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 21, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (second instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 20, 2016 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (second instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 19, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 16, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 18, 2016. Ab ovo [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, September 4, 2016 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, September 4, 2016 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Egg:
M. quercus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Egg, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, July 11, 2016 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Quercus

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

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