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Moths of the Amazon and Andes
Walker's Sphinx
Pachylioides resumens  WALKER, 1856
Superfamily - BOMBYCOIDEA
Family - SPHINGIDAE
subfamily - MACROGLOSSINAE
Tribe -
Pachylioides resumens, Satipo, Peru  Adrian Hoskins
Introduction
Pachylioides resumens is the only known member of it's genus.
This species is distributed from the southern USA to Uruguay, Paraguay and northern Argentina. It also occurs on several Caribbean islands.
Habitats
To be completed.
Lifecycle
The caterpillars feed on Echites ( Apocynaceae ).
Adult behaviour

To be completed.

 

 

 

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