Atlas of African Lepidoptera

Record details

LepiMAP:   289
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3418BB
Observer:   Mecenero S.
Date of record:   2007-05-01
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   small and hovering around flowers whilst feeding.
Last updated:   2021-04-01 17:11:46
Sp. code:   627400
Species name:   Macroglossum trochilus
Common name:  
Family:   SPHINGIDAE
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=LepiMAP-289
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 289 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Hermann Staude
Comment:   Macroglossum trochilus; Sphingidae
Date:   2009-05-14 15:53:51
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   2
By:   Fanie Rautenbach
Comment:  
Date:   2014-07-17 09:33:14
Species name:   Macroglossum trochilus
Species code:   627400

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