NOTONAGEMIA ANALIS GRESSITTI (Clark, 1937) -- Grey double-bristled hawkmoth

Female Notonagemia analis gressitti. Photo: © NHMUK Male Notonagemia analis gressitti. Photo: © NHMUK

TAXONOMY

Meganoton analis gressitti Clark, 1937, Proc. New Engl. zool. Club 16: 27. Type locality: Formosa [Taiwan, Nantou Hsien], Hori [Puli].


ADULT DESCRIPTION AND VARIATION

Adult Notonagemia analis gressitti, Taiwan. Photo: © Felix Lin.

ADULT BIOLOGY


FLIGHT-TIME

Taiwan: iv (Nantou Hsien); iv-v (Kaohsiung Hsien).


EARLY STAGES

OVUM: Undescribed.

LARVA: A description of a late stage larva is given by Dvořák (2016).

PUPA: Undescribed.

Larval hostplants. Recorded from Magnolia (Dvořák, 2016).


PARASITOIDS


LOCAL DISTRIBUTION

Taiwan: Hualien Hsien (Taroko National Park); Nantou Hsien (Puli; Jenai; Renluen, 1400m); Kaohsiung Hsien (nr. Tuona, 12km SE of Shanping, 750m; Shanping, 640m); Taipei Hsien (Fushan); Ilan Hsien (Fushan Botanical Garden, 700m).


GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION

Endemic to Taiwan.


Global distribution of Notonagemia analis gressitti. Map: © NHMUK.

BIOGEOGRAPHICAL AFFILIATION



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