Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1045024

Rustic sphinx
Manduca rustica

Observation date: May 25, 2015
Submitted by: Gregg Rankin
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The insect was clinging to a stonewall at the entrance to an apartment building and would not have been seen if it had chosen a moss covered tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: August 21, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Otero County