Hemaris dentata

The Anatolian bee hawkmoth (Hemaris dentata) is a moth of the Sphingidae family. It is known from southern Turkey as far west as the Toros Mountains.[2]

The wingspan is 36–45 mm. It is a diurnal species. Adults are wing from mid to late July in one generation per year.

The larvae probably feed on Lonicera species.


  1. ^ "CATE Creating a Taxonomic eScience - Sphingidae". Archived from the original on 2012-11-10. Retrieved 2011-10-19. 
  2. ^ "Sphingidae of the Western Palaearctic". Retrieved 2011-10-19. 

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