Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Mississippi

Sighting Record 1276958

Observation Notes: 
Seen in Biloxi MS on bright sunny day. Feeding on bottlebrush tree.
Region: 
Harrison County
Mississippi
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.42955431138915, -88.95342313315555

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 10:40
Suggested Identification: 
Sphinx moth?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1273234

Observation Notes: 
Sunshiny. Moth was on the wall just outside my front door.
Region: 
United States
Mississippi
Rankin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.3944817, -89.9451917

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 08:55
Suggested Identification: 
Possibly Sphinx moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1270680

Observation Notes: 
There are 3 I found on our Yaupon Holly and they have been quickly eating all the leaves. I live in Iuka MS and at moment it is 77 degrees, cloudy, lite wind and looks like rain.
Region: 
United States
Mississippi
Tishomingo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.8124794, -88.1878389

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
Laurel sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar