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elephant hawkmoth

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Definition of elephant hawkmoth in English:

noun

A large pinkish hawkmoth with greenish-bronze markings. The foreparts of the caterpillar have eyespots and sometimes resemble an elephant’s trunk.
  • Genus Deilephila, family Sphingidae: several species, in particular the common D. elpenor

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