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Cephonodes tamsi Griveaud, 1960

Seychelles bee-hawkmoth, Seychelles bee hawkmoth

 

 

Locality
Mahé, Praslin & Silhouette, Seychelles
Last Record
1911
Rediscovered in
16 July 1997
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13252/cephonodes-tamsi-seychelles-bee-hawkmoth
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Griveaud, P. (1960). Sur quelques sphingides nouveaux ou peu connus de la région malgache. Bull. Soc. ent. France 65: 40-47.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Gerlach, Justin. (1998). [url=https://islandbiodiversity.com/Phelsuma%206-8.pdf]New and rediscovered animals in Seychelles[/url]. Phelsuma 6: 74-76.
 
Gerlach, Justin. (2000). [url=https://islandbiodiversity.com/Phelsuma%208-11.pdf]The rediscovery of the Seychelles hummingbird hawkmoth [i]Macroglossum alluaudi[/i] Joannis, 1893 (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)[/url]. Phelsuma 8: 79-80.
 
Gerlach, Justin, Matyot, Pat and Samways, Michael J. (2005). [url=https://islandbiodiversity.com/Phelsuma%2013-1.pdf]Developing strategies for invertebrate conservation: the case for the Seychelles islands[/url]. Phelsuma 13: 9-24.
 
Kitching, I. J. and Cadiou, J.-M. (2000). Hawkmoths of the world: an annotated and illustrated revisionary checklist (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). The Natural History Museum, London & Cornell University Press, viii + 1-226.
 
Legrand, H. (1966 "1965"). Lépidoptères des îles Seychelles et d’Aldabra. Mém. Mus. nat. Hist. nat., sér. A, 37: 1-210, 16 pl.
 
Matyot, Pat. (2005). [url=https://islandbiodiversity.com/Phelsuma%2013-4.pdf]The hawkmoths (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) of Seychelles: identification, historical background, distribution, food plants and ecological considerations[/url]. Phelsuma 13: 55-80.