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 1094283

Observation date: July 28, 2016
Submitted by: Betsy Higgins
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Lula Field
Verified date: September 12, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Partner project: National Moth Week