Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1001090

Ello sphinx
Erinnyis ello

Observation date: October 13, 2013
Submitted by: joay70
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: First and only time seeing it at dusk. My husband put some sugar on his hand and the moth flew right into his hand and started to suckle the sugar.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 15, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Duval County