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 1087127

Observation date: June 29, 2016
Submitted by: Sue Orlowski
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 12 PM, cloudy, 60 degrees, about 1 mile into Upper Kit Carson Trail, lupine, yarrow, buckwheat, larkspur, paintbrush, dogbane
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 05, 2016
Coordinator notes: Females
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Spokane County