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Moths of the Amazon and Andes
Spangled Sphinx
Callionima inuus  ROTHSCHILD & JORDAN, 1903
Superfamily - BOMBYCOIDEA
Family - SPHINGIDAE
subfamily - MACROGLOSSINAE
Tribe -
Callionima inuus, Satipo, Peru  Adrian Hoskins
Introduction
There are 14 species in the genus Callionima, all of which are confined to the neotropical region. In the closely related genus Madora the apex of the hindwing is rounded, whereas in Callionima it is acutely pointed.
Callionima inuus is distributed from Mexico to Paraguay.
Habitats
This species is found in forested habitats at elevations between about 200-1500m.
Lifecycle
To be completed.
Adult behaviour

To be completed.

 

 

 

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