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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]
Chenopodium album (lambsquarters goosefoot)[2]
Chorizanthe rigida (devil's spineflower)[2]
Citrullus lanatus (watermelon)[2]
Clarkia rhomboidea (diamond fairyfan)[2]
Cucumis callosus (cantaloupe)[2]
Fallopia baldschuanica (Chinese fleecevine)[1]
Galium album (white bedstraw)[1]
Linaria biebersteinii (ramsted)[1]
Sonchus arvensis subsp. uliginosus (Corn Sow Thistle)[1]
Succisa pratensis (devilsbit)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]


Pollinator of 
Epilobium subdentatum (tufted evening-primrose)[3]



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 3Clements, 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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