Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Theretra silhetensis (Walker, 1856)




Extra Distribution Information

Hammond Island, Torres Strait (T. silhetensis intersecta reported as "common" by Lane & Moulds (2015))

Other Regions

Torres Strait Islands terrestrial, marine & freshwater

Distribution References

General References

Nielsen, E.S., Edwards, E.D. & Rangsi, T.V. (eds) 1996. Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Australia. Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera. Collingwood : CSIRO Publishing Vol. 4 xiv 529 pp. & CD-ROM. [270] (Note #507: Sphinx pinastrina 1797 was discussed by Fletcher and Nye (1982: 91) who concluded that the name is a senior synonym of Hippotion balsaminae (Walker, 1856) as was suggested by Butler (1876b). It is from equatorial Africa and Madagascar)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
11-Dec-2014 SPHINGIDAE 20-Jul-2015 MODIFIED
07-Mar-2013 23-Jun-2014 MODIFIED
08-Mar-2012 MODIFIED