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    1. Thank you ever so much Wildflower. Thanks also for the links. Much apppreciated. Posted 3 years ago
  1. Nice teamwork, great moth, great identification :) Posted 3 years ago

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''Xylophanes chiron'' is a moth of the Family Sphingidae. It can be found in Mexico down to Northern Argentina and in Guadeloupe, Martinique and Jamaica.

The wingspan range is 77–81 mm.

The larvae feed on Rubiaceae species.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by WildFlower
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Uploaded Feb 29, 2016. Captured Feb 29, 2016 06:45 in Unnamed Road, Paraguay.
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