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 1076768

Observation date: March 10, 2016
Submitted by: Jim Eckert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On sheet with UV black light, on warm 70+ degree march evening.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Jim Eckert
Verified date: March 12, 2016
Coordinator notes: Appears to be a northernmost USA record for now.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, Berks County