Agrius cingulata Pink Hawkmoth Galapagos Moth
Species: Agrius cingulata
Common name:The Pink-spotted Hawkmoth or Sweetpotato Hornworm
Origin: Galápagos Islands
Frame color: Black
Frame size: 5” x 6 1/2″
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass: 99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Insect Fading.
Background: Insect Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials: Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description: Rare South American Sphingidae moth with pink markings. This moth is know as The Pink-spotted Hawkmoth or Sweetpotato Hornworm and is a pest of sweet potatoes. Although not endemic to the Galápagos Islands this moth can be found there.