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Species page for Adhemarius gannascus

Records from Isla Colon:


Record Locator #10429

Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon

lat 9.4070, long -82.3079; el 30m

27 June, 2014; 160w MV lamp

pasture/primary rainforest; 8PM-5AM

Frederick C. Mosher

Field notes from Isla Colon:


Adhemarius gannascus is one of the most widely distributed moths in the Americas. I have found the species once on Isla Colon, at a mercury vapor lamp set up near the entrance to a rainforest trail.


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