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Synonyms for Acherontia

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dall'apparizione della terribile Acherontia che non da quella di
preludio alle Epistole, ripresenta la cupa Acherontia, sfinge parente
Daarna wys Miss Mouffet aan Seth die doodshoofinot ("Death's-head Hawkmoth" ofte wel Sphinx acherontia atropos met die skedelteken op sy toraks (sien Bylaag A; laaste figuur regs onder).
Trichogramma chilonis was for the first time reported on eggs of Acherontia styx (Westw.) infesting brinjal in Rajendranagar, Andhra Pradesh.
Thus there is an unconfirmed record of the Death's Head Hawkmoth, Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus, 1758) from Abu Dhabi and another of the Coffee Clearwing Hawkmoth, Cephonodes hylas virescens (Wallengren, 1865), from the Hajar Mountains of the Northern Emirates.
Death's head hawk moth is also called Acherontia atropos.
Hacia 1920, aparecen los primeros relatos del genero: Yzur, Vida Acherontia o un fenomeno inexplicable, de Leopoldo Lugones.