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Taxonomy for Agrius cingulata (Fabricius, 1775) (Pink-spotted Hawk-moth)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593949 species
Tree
Order
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 238 families, 26590 genera, 451495 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 204 families, 26304 genera, 450944 species
Tree
Infraorder
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 193 families, 26165 genera, 449660 species
Tree
Division
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 182 families, 26036 genera, 446402 species
Tree
Section
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 74 families, 16575 genera, 324859 species
Tree
Subsection
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 65 families, 14702 genera, 297729 species
Tree
Superfamily
Bombycoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk-moths)
 14 families, 756 genera, 15138 species
Tree
Family
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk Moths) - Systematics
 295 genera, 6890 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Sphinginae (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk Moths)
 68 genera, 1351 species
Tree
Tribe
Acherontiini (Boisduval, 1875)
 5 genera, 145 species
Tree
Genus
Agrius (Hübner, 1819)
 66 species
Tree
Species
cingulata (Fabricius, 1775) (Pink-spotted Hawk-moth)
 0 subspecies
Tree
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Agrius cingulata
Common namesPink-spotted Hawk-moth, Sweetpotato Hornworm, Pink-spotted Hawkmoth, Pinkspotted hawkmoth, Pink-spotted Hawk Moth, Pink Spotted Hawk-moth
AuthorJohann Christian Fabricius, 1775
Distribution
Continents:

America
South America
Brazil (South Brazil (Santa Catarina)), Ecuador (Galápagos (Galápagos Islands)), Colombia, Bolivia, French Guiana, Peru, Paraguay, Argentina (Santa Cruz), Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, Chile, Uruguay, Falkland Islands
North America
Mexico (South Mexico (Southwest Mexico (Guerrero)), East Mexico (Hidalgo, Veracruz)), USA (Florida, Louisiana, California, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Texas, Mississippi, New Jersey, South Carolina, Arizona, New Mexico, Massachusetts, Maryland, Rhode Island, Colorado, Utah, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Alabama, New York, Virginia, Iowa, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Nebraska, Delaware, Vermont), Canada (Quebec, Ontario, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia), Bermuda Islands (Bermuda)
Caribbean
Caribbean islands (Antilles (Greater Antilles (Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola), Lesser Antilles (Leeward Islands (Guadeloupe, Saint Martin), Windward Islands (Martinique), Saint Lucia)), Turks and Caicos Islands, Saint Barthélemy)
Central America
Panama, Costa Rica, Honduras
Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain), Ireland))
Caucasus
Georgia
Oceania
Polynesia
Hawaii (Maui)
Micronesia
Line Islands (Northern Line Islands (Palmyra Atoll))
Africa
Southern Africa
Republic South Africa


Ecozones: Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical

World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
British overseas territory Atlantic
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha


Distribution by Synonymus:
Agrius cingulatus   French Guiana
Sphinx cingulata   Panama
Agrius cingulatus   Guyana, Suriname, Chile, Uruguay, Hispaniola, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Falkland Islands, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Martin
CountriesArgentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Georgia, Guyana, Honduras, Ireland, Jamaica, Mexico, Micronesia, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Lucia, Suriname, USA, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesAgrius cingulata in afromoths.net
Agrius cingulata in itis.gov
Agrius cingulata in Wikipedia (English)

Agrius cingulata (Pink-spotted Hawk-moth, Sweetpotato Hornworm, Pink-spotted Hawkmoth, Pinkspotted hawkmoth, Pink-spotted Hawk Moth, Pink Spotted Hawk-moth)

Synonyms
Agrius affinis (Goeze, 1780)
Agrius cingulata ypsilon-nigrum (Bryk, 1953)
Agrius cingulatus (Fabricius, 1775)
Agrius druraei (Donovan, 1810)
Agrius pungens (Eschscholtz, 1821)
Herse cingulata (Bryk, 1953)
Herse cingulata pallida (Closs, 1917)
Herse cingulata tukurine (Lichy, 1943)
Phlegethontius cingulata
Protoparce cingulata
Sphinx affinis (Goeze, 1780)
Sphinx agrius
Sphinx cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)
Sphinx cingulata decolora (Edwards, 1882)
Sphinx decolora (Edwards, 1882)
Sphinx druraei (Donovan, 1810)
Sphinx pungens (Eschscholtz, 1821)
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyBombycoidea
Hawk-moths
FamilySphingidae
Hawk Moths, Sphinx moths, Hornworms, Hawkmoths, Hornworm moths, Hawk-moths
SubfamilySphinginae
Hawk Moths
TribeAcherontiini
GenusAgrius
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted Hawk-moth, Sweetpotato Hornworm, Pink-spotted Hawkmoth, Pinkspotted hawkmoth, Pink-spotted Hawk Moth, Pink Spotted Hawk-moth
AuthorFabricius, 1775
 
Synonyms
Agrius affinis
Agrius cingulata ypsilon-nigrum
Agrius cingulatus
Agrius druraei
Agrius pungens
Herse cingulata
Herse cingulata pallida
Herse cingulata tukurine
Phlegethontius cingulata
Protoparce cingulata
Sphinx affinis
Sphinx agrius
Sphinx cingulata
Sphinx cingulata decolora
Sphinx decolora
Sphinx druraei
Sphinx pungens

Keywords
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