Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory

Creating a taxonomic e-science


AuthorsYearsort descendingTitle
C. Darwin1862On the various contrivances by which British and foreign orchids are fertilised by insects, and on the good effects of intercrossing
P. Denso1944Einzeldarstellungen zu madagassischen Schmetterlingen
L. van der Pijl, Dodson C. H.1966Orchid flowers: their pollination and evolution
L. A. Nilsson1983Processes of isolation and introgressive interplay between {IPlatanthera bifolia} (L.) Rich. and {IP. chlorantha} (Custer) Reichb. (Orhcidaceae)
L. A. Nilsson, Jonsson, L., Rason, L., Randrianjohany, E.1985Monophily and pollination mechanisms in Angraecum arachnites Schltr. (Orchidaceae) in a guild of long-tongued hawk-moths (Sphingidae) in Madagascar
C. J. Sheviak, Bowles M. L.1986The prairie fringed orchids: a pollinator-isolated species pair
L. A. Nilsson, Jonsson, L., Ralison, L., Randrianjohany, E.1987Angraecoid orchids and hawkmoths in central Madagascar: specialized pollination systems and generalist foragers
L. A. Nilsson1988The evolution of flowers with deep corolla tubes
L. A. Nilsson, Rabakonandrianina E.1988Hawk-moth scale analysis and pollination specialization in the epilithic Malagasy endemic {IAerangis ellisii} (Reichenb. fil.) Schltr. (Orchidaceae)
G. Kritsky1991Darwin's Madagascan hawk moth prediction
Wasserthal, L. T.1993Swing-hovering combined with long tongue in hawkmoths, an antipredator adaptation during flower visits. Pp. 77-87 in
L. T. Wasserthal1994Von langrüsseligen Schwärmerarten Lebensgemeinschaften in den Tropen
L. T. Wasserthal1994"Blütenspringen" und "Pendelschwirrflug" blütenbesuchender langrüssliger Schwärmer, Anpassungen zur Vermeidung von Lauerjägern
S. D. Johnson1995Observations of hawkmoth pollination in the South African orchid {IDisa cooperi}
L. T. Wasserthal1996Of hawkmoth species with long "tongues". Tropical biocenoses
R. B. Singer, Cocucci A. A.1997Eye attached hemipollinia in the hawkmoth and settling moth pollination of Habenaria (Orchidaceae): a study on functional morphology in 5 species from subtropical South America
L. T. Wasserthal1997The pollinators of the Malagasy Star Orchids {IAngraecum sesquipedale}, {IA. sororium} and {IA. compactum} and the evolution of extremely long spurs by pollinator shift
L. A. Nilsson1998Deep flowers for long tongues
L. T. Wasserthal1998Deep flowers for long tongues
L. T. Wasserthal1998Antipredator adaptations in long-tongued hawkmoths and sequential evolution of long-spurred Malagasy {IAngraecum} orchids [Abstract]
J. Maad2000Phenotypic selection in hawkmoth-pollinated {IPlatanthera bifolia}: targets and fitness surfaces
R. Luyt, Johnson S. D.2001Hawkmoth pollination of the African epiphytic orchid {IMystacidium venosum}, with special reference to flower and pollen longevity
A. R. Westwood, Borkowsky C. L.2004Sphinx moth pollinators for the endangered western prairie fringed orchid, {IPlatanthera praeclara} in Manitoba, Canada
D. J. Martins, Johnson S. D.2007Hawkmoth pollination of aerangoid orchids in Kenya, with specieal reference to nectar sugar concentration gradients in the floral spurs
C. L. Borkowsky, Westwood A. R.2009Seed capsule production in the endangered western prairie fringed orchid ([Platanthera praeclara) in relation to sphinx moth (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) activity
C. Micheneau, Johnson, S. D., Fay, M. F.2009Orchid pollination: from Darwin to the present day
M. Pedron, Buzatto, C. R., Singer, R. B., Batista, J. A. N., Moser, A.2012Pollination biology of four sympatric species of Habenaria (Orchidaceae: Orchidinae) from southern Brazil
J. Arditti, Elliott, J., Kitching, I. J., Wasserthal, L. T.2012'Good Heavens what insect can suck it' - Charles Darwin, Angraecum sesquipedale and Xanthopan morganii praedicta
M. Moré, Amorim, F. W., Benitez-Vieyra, S., Medina, A. M., Sazima, M., Cocucci, A. A.2012Armament imbalances: match and mismatch in plant-pollinator traits of highly specialized long-spurred orchids
E. Staller2013Long-spurred orchids and their pollinators - an investigation into multiple hypotheses to explain some of Darwin's contrivances %9 Thesis
L. T. Wasserthal2013Evolution of long-tongued hawkmoths and pollination of long-spurred Angraecum orchids
M. Moosburg, Hágsater, E., Ochse, M.2014Ökologische Zusammenhänge anhand von Sammlungsexemplaren erkennen: Adhemarius sexoculata Grote, 1867, als Bestäuber bei der Orchideengattung Epidendrum Linnaeus, 1753 (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
L. T. Wasserthal2015Angraecum-Orchideen und langrüsslige Schwärmer, Bestäubung und Evolution
T. Swainbank, Swainbank A.2015Pollination of Platanthera orchids
K. Fox, Anderson, K. M., Andres, R., Foster, M. C., Foster, C. E., Vik, D., Vitt, P., Harris, M. O.2015Nectar robbery and thievery in the hawk moth (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)-pollinated Western Prairie Fringed Orchid Platanthera praeclara
Y. - Z. Xiong, Liu, C. - Q., Huang, S. - Q.2015Mast fruiting in a hawkmothpollinated orchid Habenaria glaucifolia: an 8-year survey
L. Rajaovelona, Gardiner L.2016Angraecum longicalcar: saving a critically endangered orchid
U. Eitschberger2016Zur Kenntnis der Blütenbestäubung durch Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758) auf Pantar, Kleine Sunda-Inseln (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae)
G. W. Beccaloni2017Wallace's moth and Darwin's orchid
C. Netz, Renner S. S.2017Long-spurred Angraecum orchids and long-tongued sphingid moths on Madagascar: a time frame for Darwin’s predicted Xanthopan/Angraecum coevolution
W. Zhang, Gao J.2017Multiple factors contribute to reproductive isolation between two co-existing Habenaria species (Orchidaceae)
Z. - B. Tao, Ren, Z. - X., Bernhardt, P., Wang, W. - J., Liang, H., Li, H. - D., Wang, H.2018Nocturnal hawkmoth and noctuid moth pollination of Habenaria limprichtii (Orchidaceae) in sub-alpine meadows of the Yulong Snow Mountain (Yunnan, China)
S. D. Johnson, Balducci, M. G., Bijl, A., Castañeda-Zárate, M., Cozien, R. J., Ortmann, C. R., van der Niet, T.2019From dusk till dawn: camera traps reveal the diel patterns of flower feeding by hawkmoths
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