Sphingidae Sphinginae Sphingini Sphinx maurorum Adela australis
Sphinx pinastri Linnaeus, 1758
Pine Hawk-moth
Sphinx du pin

Genus: Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758   Original genus: Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Gargantua Kirby, 1892
   Herse Oken, 1815
   Hyloecus Agassiz, 1846
   Hyloecus Agassiz, 1846
   Hyloicus Hübner, 1819
   Lethia Hübner, 1819
   Lintneria Butler, 1876
   Mesosphinx Cockerell, 1920
   Phinx Fuessly, 1781: incorrect subsequent spelling of Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758
   Spectrum Scopoli, 1777
   Sphynx Pallas, 1771: incorrect subsequent spelling of Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758
  Synonims (species):
   asiaticus Butler, 1875
   cenisius Jordan, 1931
   euxinus Derzhavets, 1979
   medialis Jordan, 1931
   saniptri Strecker, 1876

Adult:
S. pinastri (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Salbertrand, Val di Susa (Torino), Italy, July 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. pinastri (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Glatved, Jylland, Denmark, May 11, 2003
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Larva:
S. pinastri (© Alexandr Chuvilin)
Larva, Tula region, Russia, August
(Photo by Alexandr Chuvilin)
S. pinastri (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Salbertrand, Val di Susa (Torino), Italy, June 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. pinastri (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (green form), Salbertrand, Val di Susa (Torino), Italy, June 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. pinastri (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (brown form), Salbertrand, Val di Susa (Torino), Italy, June 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. pinastri (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (second instar), Salbertrand, Val di Susa (Torino), Italy, July 1991
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
S. pinastri (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Salbertrand, Val di Susa (Torino), Italy, July 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Pinus silvestris, Pinus strobus, Pinus cembra, Larix sibirica, Larix decidua, Picea abies

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

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