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 1073825

Observation date: September 18, 2015
Submitted by: Sue Gregoire
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to lights set out for moths
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: January 14, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Schuyler County