Hippotion isis Rothschild & Jordan, 1903

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Hippotion
SPECIES isis
AUTHORRothschild & Jordan, 1903
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHippotion isis spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Africa], "Doubtless African", Unknown.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, SNHM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
PAGINATION 748 (key), 753–754 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Mauritius   Kitching I. J. & Cadiou J.-M. 2000. Hawkmoths of the world. An annotated and illustrated revisionary checklist (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). - — :i–viii, 1–227, pls 1–7. 116

Notes:  The record of Seychelles (D'Abrera 1986: 190) is a misidentification of Hippotion celerio Linnaeus, 1758 (see Kitching & Cadiou 2000: 116).

Host Plants

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