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 1084240

Observation date: June 04, 2016
Date notes: It was warm. It came to the station located near the creek and garden. Light 160MV
Submitted by: Melinda Bell
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It is male. The only one I've seen here.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Childs
Verified date: February 18, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Partner project: National Moth Week
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Sumner County