Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1061730

Spurge hawkmoth
Hyles euphorbiae

Observation date: August 18, 2015
Submitted by: CCoulon
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in the rough of a golf hole links style golf course which has primarily fescue grasses and other plants that grow in sandy soil. Caterpillar identified by Ohio Department of Natural Resources biologist Jim McCormac.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: February 11, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Iosco County