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Taxonomy for Hippotion scrofa (Boisduval, 1832) (Scrofa hawk moth)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2679 families, 140885 genera, 1877653 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1872749 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1854796 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1590959 species
Tree
Order
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 238 families, 26590 genera, 445416 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 204 families, 26304 genera, 444836 species
Tree
Infraorder
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 193 families, 26165 genera, 443404 species
Tree
Division
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 182 families, 26036 genera, 440171 species
Tree
Section
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 74 families, 16575 genera, 320981 species
Tree
Subsection
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 65 families, 14702 genera, 294256 species
Tree
Superfamily
Bombycoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk-moths)
 14 families, 756 genera, 14368 species
Tree
Family
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk Moths) - Systematics
 295 genera, 6231 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Macroglossinae (Harris, 1939) (Hawk Moths)
 108 genera, 3108 species
Tree
Tribe
Macroglossini (Harris, 1839)
 62 genera, 2355 species
Tree
Subtribe
Choerocampina (Grote & Robinson, 1865)
 16 genera, 1214 species
Tree
Genus
Hippotion (Hübner, 1819)
 138 species
Tree
Species
scrofa (Boisduval, 1832) (Scrofa hawk moth)
 0 subspecies
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Hippotion scrofa
Common namesScrofa hawk moth, Coprosma Hawk Moth
AuthorBoisduval, 1832
Distribution
Continents:

Australasian
Australia
Queensland (South East Queensland, Central Mackay Coast, Desert Uplands (Brigalow Belt South, Einasleigh Uplands, Brigalow Belt North)), New South Wales (Sydney Basin, NSW North Coast, New England (New England Tablelands), Cobar Peneplain), Victoria, South Australia (South Eastern Highlands (Australian Alps), Flinders Lofty Block), West Australia, Murray Darling Depression
Oceania
Melanesia (New Caledonia, Fiji, Vanuatu)
Eurasia
Asia
South Asia (India)


CountriesAustralia, Fiji, India, Vanuatu
Distr. infoWet Tropics
Links and ReferencesHippotion scrofa in Wikipedia (English)

Hippotion scrofa (Scrofa hawk moth, Coprosma Hawk Moth)

Synonyms
Chaerocampa bernardus (Koch, 1865)
Chaerocampa ignea (Butler, 1875)
Chaerocampa scrofa (Walker, 1856)
Deilephila porcia (Wallengren, 1860)
Deilephila scrofa (Boisduval, 1832)
Hippotion ignea (Butler, 1875)
Hippotion pallicosta; (Tepper, 1888)
Hippotion porcia (Wallengren, 1860)
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 scrofa
Scrofa hawk moth, Coprosma Hawk Moth
AuthorBoisduval, 1832
Wingspan70 mm
 
Synonyms
Chaerocampa bernardus
Chaerocampa ignea
Chaerocampa scrofa
Deilephila porcia
Deilephila scrofa
Hippotion ignea
Hippotion pallicosta;
Hippotion porcia

Keywords
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