AMBULYX SIAMENSIS Inoue, 1991

Faded female Ambulyx siamensis. Photo: © NHMUK Faded male Ambulyx siamensis. Photo: © NHMUK Fresh male Ambulyx siamensis, Thailand. Photo: © Mike Allan

TAXONOMY

Ambulyx siamensis Inoue, 1991, Tinea 13: 130. Type locality: Thailand, [Chaiyaphum,] Nam Proam, 800m.


ADULT DESCRIPTION AND VARIATION


ADULT BIOLOGY

Unknown.


FLIGHT-TIME


EARLY STAGES

OVUM: Unknown.

LARVA: Unknown.

PUPA: Unknown.

Larval hostplants. Unknown in China, but in Thailand recorded from Shorea obtusa (Eitschberger & Ihle, 2010).


PARASITOIDS

Unknown.


LOCAL DISTRIBUTION

China: Yunnan.


GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION

Southwestern China (Yunnan) and Thailand.


Global distribution of Ambulyx siamensis. Map: © NHMUK.

BIOGEOGRAPHICAL AFFILIATION



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