Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 1001944

Observation date: August 04, 2014
Submitted by: michaeloberg
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found by a pop machine at a recreational park.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Phillip E. Koenig
Verified date: August 24, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Missouri