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 1057800

Observation date: July 22, 2015
Submitted by: a-o
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: reutere
Verified date: July 28, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Partner project: National Moth Week
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Tompkins County