FAMILY SPHINGIDAE
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Ambulyx tattina Jordan
Oxyambulyx tattina Jordan, 1919, Novit. zool., 26: 192.
Oxyambulyx tattina borneensis Gehlen, 1940, Ent. Zeitschr. 54: 140.


Ambulyx tattina
(.65 natural size)


Diagnosis.
This species may be distinguished by the absence of subbasal dark patches on the forewing, and the division of the distal third sharply into pale anterior and dark posterior halves.

Geographical range. Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo, Philippines.

Habitat preference. This species would appear to be rare. Two specimens have been taken in lowland forest areas and one at 2600m on G. Kinabalu.

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