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Manduca rustica (Rustic Sphinx)

Wikipedia Abstract

Manduca rustica (rustic sphinx) is a moth of the family Sphingidae.
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Prey / Diet

Callicarpa americana (American beautyberry)[1]
Chilopsis linearis (desert willow)[1]
Chionanthus virginicus (fringetree)[1]
Ehretia anacua (knockaway)[1]
Lagerstroemia indica (crapemyrtle)[1]
Lantana camara (lantana)[1]
Lantana rugosa (bushy lippia)[1]
Ligustrum vulgare (European privet)[1]
Sesamum indicum subsp. indicum (sesame)[1]
Syringa chinensis (common lilac)[1]
Tecoma capensis (cape honeysuckle)[1]
Tecoma stans (trumpetbush)[1]


Pollinator of 
Cordia lutea[2]
Opuntia galapageia[2]



Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Flower-visiting insects of the Galapagos Islands, McCullen, C. K. 1993. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 69:95-106
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