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Taxonomy for Erinnyis oenotrus (Cramer, 1780) (Oenotrus Sphinx)
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
Macroglossinae (Harris, 1939) (Hawk Moths)
 108 genera, 3112 species
Tree
Tribe
Dilophonotini (Burmeister, 1878)
 29 genera, 620 species
Tree
Subtribe
Dilophonotina (Burmeister, 1878)
 25 genera, 463 species
Tree
Genus
Erinnyis (Hübner, 1819)
 53 species
Tree
Species
oenotrus (Cramer, 1780) (Oenotrus Sphinx)
 0 subspecies
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Erinnyis oenotrus
Common namesOenotrus Sphinx, Oleander Sphinx Moth, Oleander sphinx
AuthorCramer, 1780
Distribution
Continents:

America
South America
Brazil (North Brazil (Pará), Southeast Brazil (Rio de Janeiro)), Colombia, Bolivia, Peru, Paraguay, Argentina (Tucumán, Santa Cruz), Venezuela, Uruguay
North America
Mexico (South Mexico (Southwest Mexico (Guerrero, Oaxaca)), East Mexico (Hidalgo, Veracruz)), USA (Florida, Texas, Arizona)
Caribbean
Caribbean islands (Antilles (Greater Antilles (Puerto Rico, Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola), Lesser Antilles (Leeward Islands (Guadeloupe))))
Central America
Belize, Costa Rica, Honduras


Ecozones: Nearctic, Neotropical

CountriesArgentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, USA, Uruguay, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesErinnyis oenotrus in itis.gov
Erinnyis oenotrus in Wikipedia (English)

Erinnyis oenotrus (Oenotrus Sphinx, Oleander Sphinx Moth, Oleander sphinx)

Synonyms
Anceryx piperis (Grote & Robinson, 1868)
Dilophonota aenotrus (Butler, 1878)
Dilophonota hippothoon (Burmeister, 1878)
Erinnyis hippothoon (Burmeister, 1878)
Erinnyis melancholica (Grote, 1865)
Erinnyis oenostrus (Stoll, 1780)
Erinnyis penaeus (Fabricius, 1787)
Erinnyis picta (Sepp, 1848)
Erinnyis piperis (Grote & Robinson, 1868)
Sphinx oenotrus (Cramer, 1780)
Sphinx penaeus (Fabricius, 1787)
Sphinx picta (Sepp, 1848)
Zonilia peneus (Walker, 1856)
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
SubfamilyMacroglossinae
Hawk Moths
TribeDilophonotini
SubtribeDilophonotina
GenusErinnyis
Erinnyis oenotrus
Oenotrus Sphinx, Oleander Sphinx Moth, Oleander sphinx
AuthorCramer, 1780
Wingspan73 mm
 
Synonyms
Anceryx piperis
Dilophonota aenotrus
Dilophonota hippothoon
Erinnyis hippothoon
Erinnyis melancholica
Erinnyis oenostrus
Erinnyis penaeus
Erinnyis picta
Erinnyis piperis
Sphinx oenotrus
Sphinx penaeus
Sphinx picta
Zonilia peneus

Keywords
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