Mimas tiliae (Lime Hawk-moth)

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Mimas tiliae (Lime Hawk-moth)

Mimas tiliae (Lime Hawk-moth)
Originator: Leif Gabrielsen

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)
Family: Sphingidae (Hawk moths)
Subfamily: Sphinginae
Genus: Mimas
Species: Mimas tiliae (Lime Hawk-moth)

Norwegian name: Lindesvermer

Host plants: Alder (Alnus), Birch (Betula), Black Alder (Alnus glutinosa), Elm (Ulmus), Grey Alder (Alnus incana), Lime (Tilia), Prunus, Wych Elm (Ulmus glabra)