Hypaedalea neglecta

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Hypaedalea neglecta
Hypaedalea neglecta BMNHE813384 male up.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Sphingidae
Genus: Hypaedalea
Species: H. neglecta
Binomial name
Hypaedalea neglecta
Carcasson, 1972[1]

Hypaedalea neglecta is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is found from Cameroon to Uganda.

The length of the forewings is about 27 mm. The thorax upperside has a large dorsal patch of raised olive-brown scales continued from the head. The labial palps are pale yellowish-buff below, dark purplish-brown above and reddish laterally. The legs are yellowish-buff. The forewing upperside has a large dark brown blotch posterior of the discal cell between the submarginal and median lines.


  1. ^ "CATE Creating a Taxonomic eScience - Sphingidae". Cate-sphingidae.org. Archived from the original on 2012-10-12. Retrieved 2011-10-26.