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Taxonomy for Hippotion celerio (L., 1758) (Silver-striped 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
Macroglossinae (Harris, 1939) (Hawk Moths)
 108 genera, 3112 species
Tree
Tribe
Macroglossini (Harris, 1839)
 62 genera, 2358 species
Tree
Subtribe
Choerocampina (Grote & Robinson, 1865)
 16 genera, 1216 species
Tree
Genus
Hippotion (Hübner, 1819)
 139 species
Tree
Species
celerio (L., 1758) (Silver-striped Hawk-moth)
 1 subspecies
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Hippotion celerio
Subspecies1
Common namesSilver-striped Hawk-moth, Vine Hawk-Moth, Grapevine hawk moth, Taro Hawkmoth, Vine Hawk Moth, Grape-vine hawk-moth, Silver Striped Hawk, Silver-striped hawkmoth
German namesGroßer Wein-Schwärmer, Großer Weinschwärmer
Dutch namesWingerdpijlstaart
Danish namesSlank vinsværmer
Finnish namesEtelänkiitäjä
Swedish namesSilverbandsvärmare, Silverbandssvärmare
French namesSphinx Phoenix
AuthorL., 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (South England (Southwest England (Cornwall, Somerset, Devonshire), Southeast England (Hampshire)), East England (Suffolk, Norfolk, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire), Northeast England (Northumberland), Yorkshire), English Midlands (East Midlands (Northamptonshire), West Midlands (Staffordshire)))), Northern Ireland), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Sweden, Denmark), Iceland), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal, Andorra)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Bulgaria, Greece (Aegean Islands (Crete)), Albania), Malta
Asia
Far East (Southeast Asia (Indonesia (Sumatra, Lesser Sunda Islands (Timor (East Timor))), Philippines (Palawan), Thailand (South Thailand (Phuket, Yala, Narathiwat), North Thailand (Nan), East Thailand (Chonburi)), Singapore, Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia)), East Asia (Taiwan, Japan)), South Asia (India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Qatar))
Russia
Oceania
Australasia
New Guinea (East New Guinea), Australia (Tasmania, East Australia (Queensland (South East Queensland (Brisbane), North Queensland (Townsville, Mackay), Far North Queensland (Cape York Peninsula (Cooktown, Cairns), Gordonvale (Meringa)), Central Mackay Coast, Desert Uplands (Brigalow Belt South, Einasleigh Uplands, Brigalow Belt North)), New South Wales (Australian Capital Territory (Canberra), Sydney Basin (Sydney), Riverina, Blue Mountains, NSW North Coast, New England (New England Tablelands), Darling Riverine Plains, Cobar Peneplain, Nandewar, South West Slopes), Victoria (Melbourne (Mordialloc)), Mulga Lands), Northern Territory (Darwin), South Australia (South Eastern Highlands), West Australia (Swan Coastal Plain))
Melanesia
New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea (Madang), Fiji
Polynesia
New Zealand (North Island (Gisborne)), French Polynesia, Cook Islands
Africa
East Africa
Tanzania, Kenya (Nairobi), Uganda, Indian Ocean islands (Madagascar, Seychelles, Mauritius, Réunion, Comoro Islands (Comoros)), Ethiopia, Malawi, Mozambique, Somalia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Eritrea, Djibouti
Central Africa
Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, São Tomé and Príncipe, Gabon, Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Macaronesia (Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Azores, Madeira), Morocco, Sudan, South Sudan
West Africa
Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Senegal, Benin
Southern Africa
Namibia, Republic South Africa (Cape (Western Cape (Cape Peninsula (Cape of Good Hope))))
America
Caribbean
Caribbean islands (Antilles (Lesser Antilles (Saint Lucia)))


World Oceans:

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


Ecozones:

Afrotropical
Palaearctic
West Palaearctic
East Palaearctic


CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Comoros, Cook Islands, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, East Timor, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kenya, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Distr. infoWet Tropics
Links and ReferencesHippotion celerio in bie.ala.org.au
Hippotion celerio in afromoths.net
Hippotion celerio in faunaeur.org
Hippotion celerio in leps.it
Hippotion celerio in dyntaxa.se
Hippotion celerio in Wikipedia (English)
Subspecies    Hippotion celerio nigrofasciata (Aurivillius, 1925)

Hippotion celerio (Silver-striped Hawk-moth, Vine Hawk-Moth, Grapevine hawk moth, Taro Hawkmoth, Vine Hawk Moth, Grape-vine hawk-moth, Silver Striped Hawk, Silver-striped hawkmoth)

Synonyms
Chaerocampa celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Deilephila albolineata (Montrouzier, 1864)
Deilephila celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Deilephila celerio augustii (Trimoulet, 1858)
Deilephila inquilina
Elpenor phoenix (Oken, 1815)
Hippotion albolineata (Montrouzier, 1864)
Hippotion celerio
Hippotion celerio brunnea (Tutt, 1904)
Hippotion celerio luecki (Closs, 1912)
Hippotion celerio nigrofasciata (Aurivillius, 1925)
Hippotion celerio pallida (Tutt, 1904)
Hippotion celerio rosea (Closs, 1911)
Hippotion celerio sieberti (Closs, 1910)
Hippotion celerio unicolor (Tutt, 1904)
Hippotion inquilinus (Harris, 1781)
Hippotion luecki (Closs, 1912)
Hippotion ocys (Hübner, 1819)
Hippotion phoenix (Oken, 1815)
Hippotion rosea (Closs, 1911)
Hippotion sieberti (Closs, 1910)
Hippotion tisiphone (Linnaeus, 1758)
Phalaena inquilinus (Harris, 1780)
Phalaena inquinalis; (Swinhoe, 1892)
Sphinx celeria; (Beutenmüller, 1901)
Sphinx celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sphinx inquilinus (Harris, 1780)
Sphinx tisiphone (Linnaeus, 1758)
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
TribeMacroglossini
SubtribeChoerocampina
GenusHippotion
Hippotion celerio
Silver-striped Hawk-moth, Vine Hawk-Moth, Grapevine hawk moth, Taro Hawkmoth, Vine Hawk Moth, Grape-vine hawk-moth, Silver Striped Hawk, Silver-striped hawkmoth
AuthorL., 1758
 
Synonyms
Chaerocampa celerio
Deilephila albolineata
Deilephila celerio
Deilephila celerio augustii
Deilephila inquilina
Elpenor phoenix
Hippotion albolineata
Hippotion celerio
Hippotion celerio brunnea
Hippotion celerio luecki
Hippotion celerio nigrofasciata
Hippotion celerio pallida
Hippotion celerio rosea
Hippotion celerio sieberti
Hippotion celerio unicolor
Hippotion inquilinus
Hippotion luecki
Hippotion ocys
Hippotion phoenix
Hippotion rosea
Hippotion sieberti
Hippotion tisiphone
Phalaena inquilinus
Phalaena inquinalis;
Sphinx celeria;
Sphinx celerio
Sphinx inquilinus
Sphinx tisiphone
 
Subspecies
Hippotion celerio nigrofasciata

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