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Species Account for Sphinx ligustri

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Sphinx ligustri  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Privet Hawk-moth
Lepidoptera: macromoths: Sphingidae

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National status: Common

Additional Phenology Data


Privet Hawk-moth Sphinx ligustri caterpillar Burnham 31082011
Privet Hawk-moth Sphinx ligustri caterpillar Burnham 31082011
Privet Hawk-moth 4
Privet Hawk-moth 4
Privet Hawkmoth Cat 2
Privet Hawkmoth Cat 2
Privet Hawkmoth 3
Privet Hawkmoth 3
Privet Hawkmoth Cat
Privet Hawkmoth Cat
Sphinx ligustri
Sphinx ligustri

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Taxonomic group: larger moths (Lepidoptera: macromoths) - County data   
Sphinx ligustri on UK Moths website
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 184 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 2 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 46 records with habitat detail and method information)

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