Fauna Sphingidae (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) From The Province Satipo Department Of Junin, Peru
A preliminary list of 176 Lepidoptera (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
species currently found in Satipo Province, Junin Department, Peru is presented.
These data are presented in accordance with the altitude distribution of the species.
For the first time, the level and degree of threat to rare species and 9 new species of fauna of Peru are indicated.
The importance of these species in the biocenoses of tropical and equatorial biosystems is described.
Within the framework of this study, 53 species of hawk moth
pollinated plants were studied, for which a brief taxonomic description was given.