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Hyles lineata (white-lined sphinx moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

The White-lined Sphinx (Hyles lineata), commonly known as the hummingbird moth, is a moth of the Sphingidae family. Its range extends from Central America, through the United States and into parts of Canada.
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Prey / Diet

Antirrhinum majus (garden snapdragon)[1]
Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[2]
Boerhavia coccinea (scarlet spiderling)[2]
Chaenactis glabriuscula (Yellow pincushion)[3]
Chenopodium album (lambsquarters goosefoot)[2]
Chorizanthe rigida (devil's spineflower)[2]
Chylismia claviformis (browneyes)[3]
Citrullus lanatus (watermelon)[2]
Clarkia rhomboidea (diamond fairyfan)[2]
Cucumis callosus (cantaloupe)[2]
Epilobium canum (hummingbird trumpet)[3]
Fagopyrum esculentum (fagopyrum)[3]
Fallopia baldschuanica (Chinese fleecevine)[1]
Galium album (white bedstraw)[1]
Gilia brecciarum (Nevada gilia)[3]
Ipomoea batatas ('uala)[3]
Linaria biebersteinii (ramsted)[1]
Sonchus arvensis subsp. uliginosus (Corn Sow Thistle)[1]
Succisa pratensis (devilsbit)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]


Parasitized by 
Compsilura concinnata (Tachina fly)[3]
Winthemia quadripustulata[3]
Pollinator of 
Epilobium subdentatum (tufted evening-primrose)[4]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
4Clements, R. E., and F. L. Long. 1923, Experimental pollination. An outline of the ecology of flowers and insects. Washington, D.C., USA, Carnegie Institute of Washington.
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