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 1088125

Observation date: July 07, 2016
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Tiny (less than 1 cm length), black and white pattern, striped legs, tuft on head
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 18, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.