Superfamily "Bombycoidea" in Europe

This page shows the distribution of Bombycoidea species found in Europe. There are also images of the species I have found for photograph.
The data for the distribution maps is from Fauna Europaea Web Service (2006) Fauna Europaea version 1.5


Bombycoidea
Endromidae
Endromis
Endromis versicolora (Linnaeus 1758)

Saturniidae
Agliinae
Aglia
Aglia tau (Linnaeus 1758)

Saturniinae
Attacini
Samia
Samia cynthia (Drury 1773)

Saturniini
Actias
Actias isabellae (Graells 1849)

Antheraea
Antheraea
Antheraea [Antheraea] pernyi (Guérin-Méneville 1855)

Antheraea [Antheraea] yamamai (Guérin-Méneville 1861)

Saturnia
Eudia
Saturnia [Eudia] pavonia josephinae (Schawerda 1924)

Saturnia [Eudia] pavonia pavonia (Linnaeus 1758)
...or ssp. josephinae ...or ssp. josephinae
...or ssp. josephinae ...or ssp. josephinae

Saturnia [Eudia] pavoniella (Scopoli 1763)

Saturnia [Eudia] spini (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

Perisomena
Saturnia [Perisomena] caecigena caecigena Kupido 1825

Saturnia [Perisomena] caecigena stroehlei Nässig 2002

Saturnia
Saturnia [Saturnia] pyri (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

Brahmaeidae
Brahmaea
Acanthobrahmaea
Brahmaea [Acanthobrahmaea] europaea Hartig 1963

Lemoniidae
Lemonia
Lemonia balcanica (Herrich-Schäffer 1847)

Lemonia ballioni (Christoph 1888)

Lemonia dumi (Linnaeus 1761)
Coll: SIP Haapala Coll: SIP Haapala

Lemonia philopalus (Donzel 1842)

Lemonia taraxaci (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)
Coll: S-G Lunnikivi Coll: S-G Lunnikivi


Mirinidae
Mirina
Mirina christophi (Staudinger 1887)

Sphingidae
Smerinthinae
Smerinthini
Polyptychus
Polyptychus trisecta (Aurivillius 1901)

Marumba
Marumba quercus (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

Mimas
Mimas tiliae (Linnaeus 1758)
Coll: Uusimäki

Smerinthus
Smerinthus caecus Ménétriés 1857

Smerinthus kindermannii Lederer 1857

Smerinthus ocellatus atlanticus Austaut 1890

Smerinthus ocellatus ocellatus (Linnaeus 1758)


Sphingulini
Dolbina
Dolbina elegans A. Bang-Haas 1912

Smerinthini
Laothoe
Laothoe populi iberica Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt 1998

Laothoe populi populi (Linnaeus 1758)

Laothoe amurensis amurensis (Staudinger 1879)


Sphinginae
Acherontiini
Agrius
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus 1758)

Acherontia
Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus 1758)
Coll: S-G Lunnikivi

Sphingini
Sphinx
Sphinx ligustri Linnaeus 1758

Sphinx maurorum (Jordan 1931)

Sphinx pinastri Linnaeus 1758


Macroglossinae
Dilophonotini
Hemarina
Hemaris
Hemaris croatica (Esper 1800)

Hemaris tityus (Linnaeus 1758)
Coll: SIP Haapala Coll: SIP Haapala
Coll: SIP Haapala Coll: SIP Haapala

Hemaris fuciformis (Linnaeus 1758)


Macroglossini
Macroglossina
Daphnis
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus 1758)
Coll: S-G Lunnikivi

Macroglossum
Macroglossum stellatarum (Linnaeus 1758)
Coll: SIP Haapala Coll: SIP Haapala

Proserpinus
Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas 1772)
Coll: S-G Lunnikivi Coll: S-G Lunnikivi

Rethera
Rethera komarovi komarovi (Christoph 1885)

Sphingoneopsis
Sphingoneopsis gorgoniades gorgoniades (Hübner 1819)

Choerocampina
Hyles
Hyles cretica Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt 1998

Hyles dahlii (Geyer 1828)

Hyles euphorbiae euphorbiae (Linnaeus 1758)
Coll: SIP Haapala Coll: SIP Haapala

Hyles gallii (Rottemburg 1775)

Hyles hippophaes bienerti (Staudinger 1874)

Hyles hippophaes hippophaes (Esper 1789)

Hyles livornica (Esper 1780)
Coll: SIP Haapala Coll: SIP Haapala

Hyles nicaea nicaea (de Prunner 1798)

Hyles nicaea orientalis (Austaut 1905)

Hyles sammuti Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt 1998

Hyles tithymali deserticola (Staudinger 1901)

Hyles tithymali gecki de Freina 1991

Hyles tithymali tithymali (Boisduval 1834)

Hyles vespertilio (Esper 1780)

Hyles zygophylli (Ochsenheimer 1808)

Deilephila
Deilephila elpenor elpenor (Linnaeus 1758)

Deilephila porcellus (Linnaeus 1758)

Hippotion
Hippotion celerio (Linnaeus 1758)

Hippotion osiris (Dalman 1823)

Theretra
Theretra alecto (Linnaeus 1758)

Theretra boisduvalii (Bugnion 1839)


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