APS Logo
A Digital Reference Collection for the Wallace Project

Daphnis hypothous(Cramer, 1780)

Image acquired with permission from the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, United Kingdom.
Specimen collected by Wallace. Specimen locality: Amboina
Label transcription: [Specimen imaged by Y.C. Ang, 2016 OX.UNI.MUS.NAT.HIST. (OUMNH). [AYC 317]] [Deilephila LASP. A.hypothorus hypothorus ex. = nerii, Wk (Part)] [Amb.] [Wallace] [F] [88] [AMBOINA Ex Coll. (1830-73) W. W. Saunders. Presented 1873 by Mrs. F.W. Hope. m.s. locality by W.W.S.]

Species known to occur in Singapore.
Imaged Wallace Specimen from Ambon.

Yuchen Ang
All Rights Reserved

Taxon Information

Insecta: Lepidoptera: Sphingididae: Macroglossinae
Taxon Name (original as given on label):
Deilephila hypothous
A.R. Wallace
Locality of Specimen:
Specimen Repository:
Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Further Reading

Sphingidae (Hawk moths)