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Synanthedon vespiformis (Linnaeus, 1761)
Yellow-legged Clearwing
Sésie vespiforme

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

Synonims (genus):
   Aegeria Fabricius, 1807
  Synonims (species):
   asiliformis Rottemburg, 1775
   cynipiformis Esper, [1783]

Adult:
S. vespiformis (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Saint-Jurs (04), France, June 16, 2005
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
S. vespiformis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Strabrechtse hei, The Netherlands, July 21, 2001
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Foodplants:
Quercus, Castanea, Salix, Populus

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