Sphingidae Macroglossinae Macroglossini Macroglossina Rethera komarovi Laothoe amurensis
Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades (Hübner, [1819])
Gorgon Hawk-moth
Sphinx pygmée

Genus: Sphingonaepiopsis Wallengren, 1858   Original genus: Proserpinus Hübner, [1819]

Synonyms (genus):
   Neopterodonta Eitschberger, 1999
   Pterodonta Austaut, 1905
  Synonyms (species):
   chloroptera von Mentzer, 1974
   gorgon Esper, 1804

Adult:
S. gorgoniades (© Vladimir Savchuk)
Adult, Sudak, Crimea, Ukraine, August 2003
(Photo by Vladimir Savchuk, Lepidoptera of Crimean region)

Foodplants:
Galium and other species of Rubiaceae

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