WHAT'S NEW

6 January 2017

Hyles euphorbiae.



6 November 2016

Larval pictures added: Smerinthus caecus.



11 October 2016

Adult pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.



30 August 2016

Adult pictures added: Acherontia atropos.



31 July 2016

Larval pictures added: Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi.



24 July 2016

Pupal pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.



10 June 2016

Data-sheets updated: Laothoe philerema.

Distribution maps updated: Laothoe philerema.



8 March 2016

Adult pictures added: Akbesia davidi.



5 March 2016

Data-sheets updated with information for Armenia.



24 January 2016

Distribution maps added: Deilephila elpenor, Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



3 January 2016

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris ducalis.



26 December 2015

Distribution maps added: Acherontia atropos, Agrius convolvuli, Laothoe populi, Mimas tiliae, Smerinthus ocellatus.



25 September 2015

Adult pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis kuldjaensis.



21 September 2015

Adult pictures added: Hemaris ducalis.



14 August 2015

Data-sheets updated: Dolbina elegans, Hyles vespertilio.

Adult pictures added: Dolbina elegans.

Larval pictures added: Dolbina elegans.



11 August 2015

Adult pictures added: Sphinx morio arestus.



21 June 2015

Adult pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.



17 May 2015

Adult pictures added: Hyles svetlana, Laothoe populi populi.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles zygophylli.



21 April 2015

Data-sheets added: Mimas tiliae kitchingi.



15 February 2015

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris dentata, Hemaris fuciformis, Hemaris galunae, Hemaris syra.



17 January 2015

Adult pictures added: Deilephila porcellus, Hemaris croatica.



15 January 2015

Egg pictures added: Hyles zygophylli.

Larval pictures added: Hyles zygophylli.



28 November 2014

Larval pictures added: Hippotion osiris.

Pupal pictures added: Hippotion osiris.



5 November 2014

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali tithymali, Sphingonaepiopsis gurkoi.



27 September 2014

Data-sheets updated: Hyles 'cretica'.



21 August 2014

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali mauretanica.



13 August 2014

Data-sheets updated: Hyles siehei, Hyles svetlana.



12 August 2014

Data-sheets updated: Hyles hippophaes bienerti, Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.



6 July 2014

Adult pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum.

Egg pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum.



15 May 2014

Data-sheets updated: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.

Data-sheets added: Sphingonaepiopsis asiatica.



14 May 2014

Data-sheets updated: Sphingonaepiopsis kuldjaensis.

Data-sheets added: Sphingonaepiopsis gurkoi.



2 May 2014

Data-sheets updated: Rethera amseli, Rethera brandti euteles, Rethera brandti brandti.



29 April 2014

Adult pictures added: Rethera brandti brandti, Rethera brandti euteles.

Habitat pictures added: Rethera brandti brandti, Rethera brandti euteles.



25 March 2014

Adult pictures added: Hyles zygophylli, Smerinthus kindermannii.



21 March 2014

Adult pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.



20 March 2014

Adult pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis, Laothoe populi populeti, Sphinx ligustri.



28 December 2013

Data-sheets updated: Rethera komarovi komarovi, Rethera komarovi manifica.

Data-sheets added: Rethera komarovi stipularis.



27 December 2013

Data-sheets updated: Akbesia davidi davidi.

Data-sheets added: Akbesia davidi gandhara.



23 December 2013

Data-sheets updated: Rethera brandti euteles, Rethera komarovi manifica, Mimas tiliae.



18 November 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.



14 November 2013

Adult pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.



12 November 2013

Adult pictures added: Hemaris ducalis.



4 November 2013

Data-sheets updated: Hyles hippophaes bienerti, Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi.



28 October 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles gallii.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles gallii.



19 September 2013

Pupal pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



5 September 2013

Larval pictures added: Smerinthus planus planus.



31 August 2013

Adult pictures added: Hyles dahlii, Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



29 August 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles hippophaes hippophaes, Smerinthus planus planus.



25 August 2013

Larval pictures added: Deilephila porcellus.

Adult pictures added: Marumba quercus.



23 August 2013

Data-sheets updated: Hyles vespertilio.

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi, Hyles vespertilio.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles vespertilio.



18 August 2013

Larval pictures added: Sphinx maurorum.

Pupal pictures added: Sphinx maurorum.



9 August 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



4 August 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



24 July 2013

Egg pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



19 July 2013

Adult pictures added: Deilephila elpenor, Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



28 June 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae conspicua.



24 June 2013

Adult pictures added: Hyles siehei siehei.

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.

Hostplant pictures added: Daphnis nerii, Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.



22 June 2013

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



3 April 2013

Data-sheets updated: Hyles vespertilio.



29 March 2013

Egg pictures added: Hyles vespertilio.

Larval pictures added: Hyles vespertilio.



27 February 2013

Adult pictures added: Hyles siehei siehei.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles tithymali tithymali.



31 December 2012

Adult pictures added: Hippotion osiris.



27 December 2012

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali deserticola, Hyles tithymali himyarensis.



04 December 2012

Adult pictures added: Hyles hippophaes bienerti, Hyles nicaea lathyrus.



14 October 2012

Egg pictures added: Agrius convolvuli.

Larval pictures added: Agrius convolvuli.



6 September 2012

Data-sheets updated: Hyles chamyla, Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles zygophylli.



19 August 2012

Adult pictures added: Daphnis hypothous crameri.



24 July 2012

Data-sheets updated: Hyles tithymali phaelipae.



14 July 2012

Egg pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.

Larval pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.



6 July 2012

Pupal pictures added: Hyles siehei siehei.



1 July 2012

Larval pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.



22 June 2012

Data-sheets updated: Dolbina elegans.



17 April 2012

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris fuciformis fuciformis, Hyles gallii, Laothoe populi populi.



12 April 2012

Adult pictures added: Hippotion celerio.



10 April 2012

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris aksana, Hemaris tityus.

Data-sheets added: Hemaris galunae.



9 April 2012

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris alaiana, Hemaris fuciformis fuciformis, Hemaris fuciformis syra.

Data-sheets added: Hemaris fuciformis jordani.



19 February 2012

Adult pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.



02 February 2012

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris croatica, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.



26 January 2012

Adult pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.



22 January 2012

Larval pictures added: Hyles cretica.



16 January 2012

Adult pictures added: Hyles dahlii.



03 January 2012

Adult pictures added: Acherontia styx styx, Agrius cingulatus, Theretra boisduvalii.



9 December 2011

Larval pictures added: Deilephila rivularis.



5 December 2011

Larval pictures added: Hyles cretica.



4 December 2011

Adult pictures added: Dolbina elegans.



3 December 2011

Adult pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis nana.

Data-sheets updated: Hyles cretica, Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles tithymali gecki, Hyles tithymali sammuti.



25 November 2011

Adult pictures added: Agrius cingulatus.



21 November 2011

Larval pictures added: Hyles dahlii.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles dahlii.



18 September 2011

Larval pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.



11 September 2011

Data-sheets updated: Callambulyx tatarinovii tatarinovii.



3 September 2011

Data-sheets updated: Hyles euphorbiae.



06 August 2011

Larval pictures added: Acosmeryx naga naga, Proserpinus proserpina.



17 July 2011

Adult pictures added: Hemaris tityus, Marumba quercus, Rethera komarovi komarovi.

Larval pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea, Proserpinus proserpina.



22 March 2011

Data-sheets updated: Daphnis hypothous.



16 December 2010

Adult pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis syra.

Data-sheets updated: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.



13 November 2010

Data-sheets added: Hyles siehei svetlana.

Data-sheets updated: Hyles centralasiae, Hyles siehei siehei.



29 October 2010

Links to other sites updated.



12 October 2010

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Agrius convolvuli, Deilephila elpenor elpenor, Marumba quercus, Sphinx maurorum.

Habitat pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Deilephila elpenor elpenor, Sphinx maurorum.



11 October 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.

Egg pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.

Larval pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.



3 October 2010

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Proserpinus proserpina.



30 September 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.

Egg pictures added: Proserpinus proserpina.

Larval pictures added: Proserpinus proserpina.

Habitat pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum, Proserpinus proserpina.



28 September 2010

Egg pictures added: Hemaris tityus.

Larval pictures added: Hemaris tityus.

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris tityus.



27 September 2010

Adult pictures added: Agrius convolvuli, Deilephila elpenor elpenor.



13 September 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali cretica.



8 August 2010

Egg pictures added: Theretra alecto.



6 July 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles vespertilio, Smerinthus caecus.



7 June 2010

Adult pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.

Egg pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles vespertilio, Smerinthus caecus.



17 May 2010

Pupal pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.



15 May 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles livornica.

Egg pictures added: Smerinthus caecus.

Larval pictures added: Smerinthus caecus.



25 April 2010

Adult pictures added: Laothoe amurensis.



4 April 2010

Larval pictures added: Agrius cingulatus.



17 January 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.



13 January 2010

Adult pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.



11 January 2010

Adult pictures added: Marumba quercus, Sphinx maurorum.

Larval pictures added: Marumba quercus.



10 January 2010

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos.

Habitat pictures added: Agrius convolvuli.



4 January 2010

Links to other sites updated.



31 December 2009

Larval pictures added: Hyles livornica.



1 December 2009

Adult pictures added: Rethera brandti euteles.

Data-sheets updated: Rethera brandti euteles.



11 November 2009

Adult pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.

Data-sheets updated: Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.



3 November 2009

Pupal pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.

Data-sheets updated: Sphinx maurorum.



9 October 2009

Data-sheets added: Hyles stroehlei.



30 September 2009

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.

Hostplant pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.



25 September 2009

Habitat pictures added: Dolbina elegans, Rethera komarovi komarovi.

Hostplant pictures added: Deilephila porcellus, Rethera komarovi komarovi.



24 September 2009

Habitat pictures added: Hyles vespertilio.

Hostplant pictures added: Hyles vespertilio, Marumba quercus.



9 August 2009

Adult pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.

Egg pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum.

Larval pictures added: Laothoe amurensis amurensis.



30 July 2009

Adult pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.

Egg pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.

Larval pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.



8 July 2009

Adult pictures added: Deilephila porcellus f. suellus, Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles livornica, Sphinx maurorum.

Larval pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus, Sphinx maurorum.



9 April 2009

Links to other sites updated.



29 November 2008

Adult pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus.



4 November 2008

Larval pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis, Rethera komarovi komarovi, Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus.

Pupal pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus.



29 October 2008

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris fuciformis fuciformis.

Data-sheets added: Hemaris fuciformis syra.



25 October 2008

Larval pictures added: Daphnis nerii, Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus.



19 October 2008

Larval pictures added: Daphnis nerii.



12 October 2008

Egg pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus.

Larval pictures added: Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus.



8 August 2008

Adult pictures added: Laothoe austauti, Laothoe populi populi, Hyles nicaea nicaea.

Egg pictures added: Laothoe austauti.

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae.

Flag counter added.



30 June 2008

Larval pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis, Hyles tithymali gecki, Laothoe austauti.



6 June 2008

Adult pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis subsp. syra, Hemaris tityus, Hyles zygophylli, Sphinx ligustri.

Egg pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi, Laothoe austauti.

Habitat pictures added: Marumba quercus.

Hostplant pictures added: Rethera komarovi komarovi.



24 May 2008

Adult pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.



30 March 2008

Pupal pictures added: Hemaris tityus.



24 March 2008

Larval pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.

Pupal pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.

Habitat pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.



15 January 2008

Adult pictures added: Callambulyx tatarinovii tatarinovii f. eversmannii, Hemaris tityus f. galunae, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.

Hostplant pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki, Hyles tithymali tithymali.



2 December 2007

Data-sheets updated: Rethera brandti euteles.



4 November 2007

Data-sheets added: Hyles tithymali phaelipae.



1 November 2007

Larval pictures added: Hyles tithymali sammuti.



14 October 2007

Larval pictures added: Theretra alecto.

Pupal pictures added: Hippotion celerio, Hemaris fuciformis, Hyles gallii, Sphinx ligustri.

Habitat pictures added: Theretra alecto.



9 October 2007

Data-sheets updated: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades, Sphingonaepiopsis nana.



3 October 2007

Adult pictures added: Hemaris croatica fahira.



26 September 2007

Larval pictures added: Hippotion celerio.

Pupal pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.



2 September 2007

Data-sheets added: Hemaris alaiana.

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris dentata, Hemaris fuciformis, Hemaris tityus.

Adult pictures added: Hemari alaiana, Hemaris fuciformis, Laothoe austauti.

Larval pictures added: Hyles gallii, Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.

Habitat pictures added: Deilephila elpenor elpenor, Laothoe populi populi, Sphinx ligustri, Sphinx pinastri.



14 August 2007

Larval pictures added: Hyles tithymali sammuti.



9 July 2007

Larval pictures added: Hyles gallii.



13 May 2007

Data-sheets updated: Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles euphorbiae robertsi, Hyles gallii, Hyles nicaea nicaea, Hyles tithymali gecki, Hyles tithymali himyarensis, Hyles tithymali sammuti.

Egg pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.

Larval pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis, Hemaris tityus.

Pupal pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.



11 May 2007

Adult pictures added: Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.



10 May 2007

Adult pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.

Larval pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.

Pupal pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.



2 May 2007

Data-sheets updated: Sphingonaepiopsis nana.

Adult pictures added: Hyles nicaea orientalis.

Larval pictures added: Hyles nicaea orientalis.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles nicaea orientalis.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles nicaea orientalis.



28 March 2007

Data-sheets updated: Hyles tithymali deserticola, Hyles tithymali tithymali.



3 February 2007

Egg pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.

Larval pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.



1 February 2007

Egg pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.

Larval pictures added: Hemaris croatica croatica.



30 November 2006

Data-sheets updated: Agrius cingulatus, Hyles tithymali deserticola, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.



11 November 2006

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos.



29 October 2006

Egg pictures added: Acherontia atropos.

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos.



20 September 2006

Larval pictures added: Laothoe populi populi, Macroglossum stellatarum.

Pupal pictures added: Deilephila elpenor.



19 August 2006

Adult pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum.

Larval pictures added: Hyles vespertilio.



8 August 2006

Egg pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.



14 July 2006

Larval pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae.



8 July 2006

Adult pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae.

Larval pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae.

Pupal pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum.



30 June 2006

Egg pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae.



29 June 2006

Larval pictures added: Mimas tiliae.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles livornica.



21 June 2006

Egg pictures added: Sphinx ligustri.



18 June 2006

Adult pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae.



12 June 2006

Larval pictures added: Hyles livornica, Mimas tiliae.



9 June 2006

Larval pictures added: Hyles livornica, Mimas tiliae.



3 June 2006

Larval pictures added: Hyles livornica.



29 May 2006

Adult pictures added: Mimas tiliae.

Egg pictures added: Mimas tiliae.



8 May 2006

Pupal pictures added: Mimas tiliae.



11 February 2006

Larval pictures added: Hippotion osiris.



19 December 2005

Adult pictures added: Akbesia davidi.

Larval pictures added: Akbesia davidi.



10 December 2005

Pupal pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae.



1 December 2005

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris ducalis.



25 November 2005

Data-sheets updated: Common names added.



30 October 2005

Data-sheets added: Hemaris croatica fahira.



3 October 2005

References updated.



1 October 2005

Larval pictures added: Agrius convolvuli.



28 September 2005

Data sheets updated: Acherontia styx, Agrius convolvuli, Akbesia davidi, Clarina kotschyi syriaca, Deilephila porcellus, Dolbina elegans, Hemaris croatica, Hemaris dentata, Hemaris fuciformis, Hippotion osiris, Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi, Marumba quercus, Proserpinus proserpina, Rethera komarovi komarovi, Smerinthus kindermannii, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades pfeifferi, Sphinx pinastri, Theretra alecto.

Larval pictures added: Sphinx pinastri.



26 September 2005

Adult pictures added: Hyles vespertilio.



13 September 2005

Larval pictures added: Sphinx pinastri.



11 September 2005

Larval pictures added: Smerinthus planus.



17 August 2005

Larval pictures added: Sphinx pinastri.



11 August 2005

Egg pictures added: Sphinx pinastri.



6 August 2005

Egg pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Laothoe populi populi, Smerinthus ocullatus ocellatus.

Pupal pictures added: Deilephila porcellus.



17 July 2005

Larval pictures added: Deilephila porcellus, Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.



19 June 2005

Adult pictures added: Deilephila elpenor elpenor, Deilephila porcellus, Hemaris tityus.

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris tityus.



21 February 2005

Adult pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades gorgoniades, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades pfeifferi.

Pupal pictures added: Hemaris croatica, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades gorgoniades.



26 January 2005

Adult pictures added: Hemaris tityus.



25 January 2005

Adult pictures added: Sphinx pinastri.



27 November 2004

Egg pictures added: Daphnis nerii.

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris aksana, Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Hyles hippophaes bienerti, Hyles livornica, Laothoe austauti, Mimas tiliae, Proserpinus proserpina, Rethera komarovi manifica, Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus, Smarinthus o. ocellatus, Sphinx pinastri.



16 November 2004

Adult pictures added: Hyles dahlii.

Larval pictures added: Clarina kotschyi syriaca, Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.



5 November 2004

Adult pictures added: Hemaris saundersi.



9 October 2004

Larval pictures added: Hyles hippophaes hippophaes, Hyles tithymali tithymali.



21 September 2004

Adult pictures added: Hyles livornica.



20 September 2004

Larval pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum, Marumba quercus.



24 July 2004

Adult pictures added: Clarina kotschyi syriaca, Laothoe amurensis amurensis, Smerinthus caecus.

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae conspicua.

Pupal pictures added: Clarina kotschyi syriaca, Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.



8 May 2004

Egg pictures added: Clarina kotschyi syriaca.

Larval pictures added: Clarina kotschyi syriaca, Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.

Adult pictures added: Hyles hippophaes hippophaes.



8 May 2004

Adult pictures added: Laothoe populi populi.



12 April 2004

Adult pictures added: Smerinthus caecus.

Larval pictures added: Sphinx morio arestus.



4 April 2004

Adult pictures added: Agrius convolvuli.



22 March 2004

Pupal pictures added: Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi.



18 March 2004

Adult pictures added: Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi.



8 March 2004

Adult pictures added: Hyles e. euphorbiae.

Larval pictures added: Hyles e. euphorbiae.



18 January 2004

Adult pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis, Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae, Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Hyles euphorbiae robertsi, Hyles tithymali tithymali, Hyles tithymali mauretanica, Hyles tithymali deserticola, Macroglossum stellatarum, Proserpinus proserpina.



9 January 2004

Adult pictures added: Deilephila porcellus, Hyles euphorbiae x H. vespertilio.



23 December 2003

Adult pictures added: Theretra alecto.

Adult pictures replaced: Theretra boisduvalii.

Larval pictures added: Sphingonaepiopsis kuldjaensis.



22 December 2003

Adult pictures added: Deilephila elpenor, Daphnis nerii, Proserpinus proserpina.

Adult pictures replaced: Deilephila porcellus, Hemaris aksana, Hemaris fuciformis, Hyles tithymali sammuti, Hyles centralasiae siehei.



12 December 2003

Adult pictures added: Agrius convolvuli, Clarina kotschyi kotschyi, Daphnis nerii, Rethera komarovi komarovi f. drilon, Sphinx ligustri, Sphinx maurorum.

Adult pictures replaced: Acherontia atropos, Acherontia styx, Agrius cingulatus, Agrius convolvuli, Rethera komarovi komarovi f. rjabovi, Rethera komarovi manifica, Sphingonaepiopsis kuldjaensis, Sphinx ligustri, Sphinx pinastri.



30 November 2003

Adult pictures added: Clarina kotschyi syriaca, Rethera brandti euteles.

Adult pictures replaced: Rethera afghanistana, Rethera amseli, Rethera brandti brandti.



27 November 2003

Adult pictures added: Hyles centralasiae centralasiae, Hyles centralasiae siehei, Hyles hippophaes hippophaes, Hyles hippophaes biernerti, Hyles nicaea castissima, Hyles nicaea nicaea, Hyles nicaea orientalis, Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi.



24 November 2003

Adult pictures added: Hippotion celerio, Hyles dahlii, Hyles livornica livornica, Hyles salangensis, Hyles vespertilio, Hyles zygophylli, Marumba quercus, Smerinthus kindermanni, Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.

Adult pictures replaced: Akbesia davidi, Dolbina grisea, Hyles chamyla, Hippotion osiris, Mimas tiliae, Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus, Smerinthus caecus.

Larval pictures added: Hyles tithymali mauretanica.



21 November 2003

Adult pictures added: Acosmeryx naga hissarica, Hyles tithymali gecki, Hyles nervosa, Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi.

Adult pictures replaced: Deilephila rivularis, Hyles tithymali himyarensis, Laothoe philerema, Proserpinus proserpina, Sphinx pinastri.



8 November 2003

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali cretica, Sphingonaepiopsis nana.

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Hemaris fuciformis, Hyles dahlii, Hyles centralasiae siehei, Hyles tithymali himyarensis, Hyles zygophylli, Smerinthus caecus, Sphingonaepiopsis g. gorgoniades.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles h. hippophaes, Hyles tithymali sammuti, Rethera komarovi manifica.



5 November 2003

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali himyarensis.

Adult pictures replaced: Hyles vespertilio, Rethera komarovi komarovi, Rethera komarovi manifica, Sphingonaepiopsis g. gorgoniades.

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Daphnis nerii, Hyles e. euphorbiae, Hyles gallii, Hyles vespertilio.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles nicaea nicaea.

Parasite pictures added: Masicera sphingivora, Microplitis ocellatae, Pimpla illecebrator.



26 October 2003

Larval pictures added: Laothoe p. populi.



6 October 2003

Adult pictures added: Macroglossum stellatarum.

Larval pictures added: Callambulyx t. tatarinovii, Sphinx ligustri, Theretra alecto.



21 September 2003

Data sheets updated: Callambulyx tatarinovii, Hemaris croatica, Theretra alecto.

Adult pictures added: Hemaris croatica.

Pupal pictures added: Callambulyx tatarinovii.

Habitat pictures added: Hemaris croatica.



20 August 2003

Larval pictures added: Laothoe p. populi, Macroglossum stellatarum, Smerinthus o. ocellatus.



6 August 2003

Larval pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.

Pupal pictures added: Theretra alecto.

Hostplant pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.

Habitat pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.



29 June 2003

Adult pictures added: Deilephila porcellus.



30 April 2003

Adult pictures added: Callambulyx tatarinovii.

Pupal pictures added: Callambulyx tatarinovii.



10 April 2003

Data-sheets updated: Akbesia davidi, Hemaris croatica.

Adult pictures added: Hyles dahlii.

Larval pictures added: Hyles gallii.

Distribution maps added: Akbesia davidi.

Distribution maps updated: Hemaris croatica.

References updated.



2 February 2003

Adult pictures changed: Daphnis nerii.

Larval pictures added: Laothoe a. amurensis.

Links to other sites updated.



8 December 2002

Pupal pictures added: Deilephila e. elpenor, Hyles dahlii, Laothoe p. populi, Prosepinus proserpina, Smerinthus o. ocellatus.



6 November 2002

Larval pictures added: Deilephila e. elpenor.

Pupal pictures added: Acherontia s. styx, Clarina k. kotschyi, Deilephila e. elpenor, Hyles vespertilio, Macroglossum stellatarum.



13 October 2002

Adult pictures added: Callambulyx tatarinovii tatarinovii, Hyles hippophaes bienerti, Hyles centralasiae centralasiae, Hyles c. chamyla, Hyles nervosa, Hyles nicaea sheljuzkoi, Hyles zygophylli.



29 September 2002

Links to other sites updated.



26 August 2002

Adult pictures added: Smerinthus kindermannii.

Larval pictures added: Daphnis nerii, Hemaris tityus, Smerinthus kindermannii.



25 June 2002

Adult pictures added: Deilephila elpenor, Hyles gallii, Sphinx ligustri.

Ova pictures added: Hyles gallii.

Larval pictures added: Daphnis nerii.



15 June 2002

Adult pictures added: Daphnis nerii, Marumba quercus, Proserpinus proserpina, Sphinx pinastri.

Pupal pictures added: Daphnis nerii.



22 December 2001

Adult pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles gallii, Marumba quercus.



17 December 2001

Acknowledgements updated.



12 December 2001

Data-sheets updated: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.

Larval pictures added: Hyles euphorbiae robertsi.



24 November 2001

Links to other sites updated.



21 October 2001

Checklist updated in line with Kitching & Cadiou (2000).

Taxonomy updated: Agrius convolvuli convolvuli = Agrius convolvuli, Deilephila porcellus porcellus = Deilephila porcellus, Deilephila porcellus suellus = Deilephila porcellus, Dolbinopsis grisea = Dolbina grisea, Hemaris fuciformis jordani = Hemaris fuciformis, Hemaris tityus aksana = Hemaris aksana, Hyles livornica livornica = Hyles livornica, Kentrochrysalis elegans = Dolbina elegans, Laothoe amurensis amurensis = Laothoe amurensis, Proserpinus proserpina gigas = Proserpinus proserpina, Proserpinus proserpina japetus = Proserpinus proserpina, Proserpinus proserpina proserpina = Proserpinus proserpina, Rethera komarovi drilon = Rethera komarovi komarovi, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades chloroptera = Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades gorgoniades, Sphinx ligustri ligustri = Sphinx ligustri.

Data-sheets updated: Agrius convolvuli, Deilephila porcellus, Deilephila porcellus, Dolbina grisea, Hemaris aksana, Hemaris dentata, Hemaris fuciformis, Hyles livornica, Dolbina elegans, Laothoe amurensis, Proserpinus proserpina, Rethera komarovi komarovi, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades gorgoniades, Sphinx ligustri.



22 July 2001

Data-sheets updated: Proserpinus p. proserpina, Sphinx pinastri.

Larval pictures added: Hyles t. tithymali, Proserpinus p. proserpina.



1 July 2001

Adult pictures added: Hyles h. hippophaes.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles h. hippophaes.

Larval pictures added: Marumba quercus.

Egg pictures added: Marumba quercus.



15 May 2001

Larval pictures added: Hemaris tityus tityus.



22 April 2001

Adult pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.

Larval pictures changed: Hyles livornica.



20 March 2001

Data-sheets updated: Smerinthus caecus.

Larval pictures changed: Smerinthus caecus.



13 March 2001

Gazetteer added.



9 March 2001

Adult pictures added: Acherontia atropos.

Larval pictures changed: Acherontia styx.

Pupal pictures added: Agrius convolvuli, Daphnis nerii.

Genitalia pictures added: Sphinx maurorum, Sphinx pinastri.

Links to other sites updated.



16 February 2001

Adult pictures added: Theretra boisduvalii.

Links to other sites updated.

Common names added.



19 January 2001

Adult pictures added: Deilephila porcellus colossus, Deilephila porcellus suellus, Deilephila rivularis, Hippotion osiris, Hyles vespertilio, Hyles z. zygophylli.



4 December 2000

Adult pictures added: Daphnis hypothous.



30 November 2000

Adult pictures added: Akbesia davidi, Kentrochrysalis elegans, Dolbinopsis grisea, Hemaris ducalis, Hemaris rubra, Laothoe austauti, Laothoe philerema, Proserpinus proserpina japetus, Rethera afghanistana, Rethera amseli, Rethera b. brandti, Rethera k. komarovi, Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus, Smerinthus caecus, Sphingonaepiopsis kuldjaensis.

Larval pictures added: Acosmeryx naga, Deilephila elpenor, Deilephila p. porcellus, Hyles c. centralasiae, Hyles dahlii, Hyles gallii, Hyles nervosa, Hyles zygophylli, Laothoe amurensis, Smerinthus caecus.



31 October 2000

Data-sheets updated: Hyles nicaea, Sphinx maurorum, Sphinx morio, Sphinx pinastri.

Adult pictures added: Macroglossum stallatarum.



15 September 2000

Adult pictures added: Sphinx morio arestus.



8 August 2000

Links to other sites updated.



20 July 2000

Adult pictures added: Hyles e. euphorbiae, Hyles h. hippophaes.

Pupal pictures added: Hyles centralasiae siehei, Hyles e. euphorbiae.



16 July 2000

Data-sheets updated: Laothoe p. populi.



10 July 2000

Data-sheets updated: Laothoe p. populi.

Adult pictures added: Hyles gallii, Hyles livornica, Hyles t. tithymali.

Larval pictures added: Clarina k. kotschyi, Hyles e. euphorbiae, Hyles euphorbiae conspicua, Hyles n. nicaea, Laothoe austauti, Laothoe p. populi, Mimas tiliae, Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus, Smerinthus o. ocellatus, Sphinx ligustri ligustri, Sphinx p. pinastri.

Site moved to new location (TRIPOD).



3 July 2000

Data-sheets updated: Hyles vespertilio, Marumba quercus.



28 May 2000

Data-sheets updated: Acherontia atropos, Callambulyx tatarinovii, Hemaris tityus, Hyles dahlii, Hyles gallii, Hyles hippophaes, Hyles zygophylli, Smerinthus caecus, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades.

References updated.

Links to other sites updated.



11 May 2000

Links to other sites updated.



11 April 2000

Links to other sites updated.



7 March 2000

Adult pictures changed: Laothoe p. populi.

Adult pictures added: Laothoe p. populeti, Mimas tiliae.

Larval pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Macroglossum stellatarum.



8 January 2000

Links to other sites updated.



19 December 1999

Data-sheets updated: Hyles gallii, Hyles nicaea nicaea, Hyles tithymali.



12 December 1999

Adult pictures changed: Laothoe amurensis.



10 December 1999

Adult pictures added: Hemaris croatica.

Links to other sites updated.



11 November 1999

Links to other sites updated.



8 November 1999

Data-sheets updated: Macroglossum stellatarum.



7 November 1999

Adult pictures added: Hippotion celerio, Hyles nicaea castissima, Hyles tithymali sammuti, Laothoe populi populi, Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus.

Larval pictures added: Daphnis nerii, Hyles livornica, Hyles nicaea castissima, Marumba quercus, Smerinthus k. kindermanni.



23 July 1999

Several data-sheets edited (minor).

References updated.

Species list updated.

Larval pictures added: Hemaris fuciformis.



24 May 1999

Data-sheets updated: Laothoe amurensis, Laothoe sinica, Sphinx pinastri.

Distribution maps updated: Laothoe sinica.



2 April 1999

Several data-sheets edited (minor).

Species list updated.



19 March 1999

Many data-sheets revised, especially taxonomy and distribution.

References updated.

Species list updated.

Distribution maps updated: Hemaris ducalis, Hyles vespertilio.



16 February 1999

Moth of the moment added: Sphinx franckii.



12 February 1999

Moths of the moment added: Laothoe sinica, Smerinthus minor, Sphinx centrosinaria.



8 January 1999

Adult pictures added: Rethera komarovi manifica, Sphingonaepiopsis gorgoniades, Sphinx maurorum.

Larval pictures added: Sphinx maurorum.



5 January 1999

Data-sheets updated: Hemaris ducalis, Hemaris rubra, Smerinthus planus.



28 December 1998

Links to other sites updated.



21 July 1998

Moth of the moment added: Sphinx perelegans.



25 June 1998

Larval pictures added: Rethera komarovi manifica.



10 June 1998

Data-sheets updated: Smerinthus kindermanni.



19 May 1998

Adult pictures added: Clarina k. kotschyi, Daphnis nerii, Deilephila e. elpenor, Deilephia p. porcellus, Hemaris tityus aksana, Hyles centralasiae siehei, Marumba quercus, Proserpinus proserpina gigas, Smerinthus k. kindermanni.



17 May 1998

Adult pictures added: Acosmeryx naga hissarica, Hemaris dentata, Hyles c. centralasiae, Laothoe amurensis.

Larval pictures added: Hyles tithymali deserticola, Hyles vespertilio, Proserpinus p. proserpina.



14 November 1997

Updated front page.

Data-sheets updated: Proserpinus proserpina.

Distribution maps added: Proserpinus proserpina.

References updated.



9 November 1997

Updated front page.

Distribution maps added: Acherontia styx, Sphinx ligustri.



20 October 1997

Updated front page.

Distribution maps added: Hemaris ducalis.



23 September 1997

Updated front page.

Distribution maps added: Laothoe philerema.



7 September 1997

Updated front page.

Data-sheets updated: Sphinx pinastri.

Data-sheets added: Sphinx maurorum.

Adult pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.

Adult pictures deleted: Laothoe sinica.

Larval pictures added: Hyles tithymali gecki.

Distribution maps added: Sphinx maurorum.



9 August 1997

Updated front page.

Data-sheets updated: Smerinthus kindermanni.

Adult pictures added: Hyles chamyla, Theretra alecto.

Adult pictures changed: Smerinthus planus.

Larval pictures added: Hyles hippophaes.

Distribution maps added: Hyles vespertilio, Kentrochrysalis elegans, Laothoe austauti.



26 July 1997

Updated front page.

Links page added.

Adult pictures added: Smerinthus planus, Sphinx ligustri, Sphinx pinastri.

Larval pictures added: Hippotion celerio.



5 July 1997

Updated front page.

Updated references.

Data-sheets added: Sphinx morio arestus.

Data-sheets updated: Deilephila elpenor, Deilephila porcellus, Hyles centralasiae, Hyles euphorbiae, Hemaris ducalis, Hemaris fuciformis, Hemaris tityus, Laothoe amurensis, Laothoe populi, Mimas tiliae, Smerinthus caecus, Smerinthus ocellatus, Sphinx ligustri, Sphinx pinastri.

Distribution maps added: Hemaris croatica, Rethera afghanistana, Rethera amseli, Rethera brandti, Rethera komarovi.



21 June 1997

Updated front page.

Adult pictures added: Acherontia atropos, Acherontia styx, Agrius cingulatus.

Adult pictures changed: Agrius convolvuli.

Climate/vegetation zone picture added.



29 March 1997

Genesis.



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