Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1072604

Alope sphinx
Erinnyis alope

Observation date: December 16, 2015
Date notes: Found 3 caterpillars on papaya tree in living room
Submitted by: Ponylady
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Papaya tree was outside from last March until November. It was move inside, then. I noticed round black pellets under the tree and found the caterpillars on three different leaves
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: December 31, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida