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Hawk moth (Sphingidae)Hippotion scrofa

Coprosma Hawk Moth at Ainslie, ACT

Hippotion scrofa at Ainslie, ACT - 28 Oct 2017

Identification history

Hawk moth (Sphingidae) Hippotion scrofa 11 Nov 2017 ibaird
Hawk moth (Sphingidae) Hippotion scrofa 11 Nov 2017 michaelb
Unidentified 11 Nov 2017 W

1 comment

ibaird wrote:
   11 Nov 2017
There are two other similar looking Hippotion species, H. rosetta and H. boerhaviae, but they have tropical Australian distributions.

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Nearby Sightings

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Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Ainslie, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Ainslie, ACT - 19 Dec 2018 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Ainslie, ACT - 17 Nov 2018 Chlenias banksiaria group (A Geometer moth) at Ainslie, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 Chloroclystis sp. (genus) (A geometer moth) at Ainslie, ACT - 7 Oct 2017 Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree-frog) at Ainslie, ACT - 28 Sep 2016 Hemiergis decresiensis (Three-toed Skink) at Ainslie, ACT - 19 Jan 2016
Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Ainslie, ACT - 23 Feb 2019
Tiliqua rugosa (Shingleback) at Ainslie, ACT - 19 Dec 2018
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Ainslie, ACT - 17 Nov 2018
Chlenias banksiaria group (A Geometer moth) at Ainslie, ACT - 30 Oct 2017
Chloroclystis sp. (genus) (A geometer moth) at Ainslie, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree-frog) at Ainslie, ACT - 28 Sep 2016
Hemiergis decresiensis (Three-toed Skink) at Ainslie, ACT - 19 Jan 2016

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 149.150192-35.261974
  • Altitude 608.3m
  • Places Ainslie, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Oct 2017 9:34 PM Recorded on
  • W Recorded by
  • Mobile app Reported via
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