Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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

  Sighting 1051851

Observation date: July 15, 2014
Submitted by: Taronitom
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Taken on my bird bath. There were many there. The bath was under my Texas Ebony Tree, and there were many there too.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 02, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Brazoria County