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 1088891

Observation date: June 05, 2016
Submitted by: Peter Homann
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to black light illuminated sheet; Forewing length ~17mm
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: July 14, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County