| Hyles sammuti Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt, 1998|
Main synonym = Hyles tithymali sammuti Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt, 1998
| Taxonomical Classification: Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Lepidoptera / Sphingidae |
| Maltese Spurge Hawkmoth, Barbary Spurge Hawkmoth Baħrija tat-tengħud|
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The larva of this moth lives specifically on the spurge and is found where the spurge grows. This moth is common on garigues and valley sides where spurges are abundant. For Malta, this is a protected species.
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