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 1103080

Observation date: August 29, 2016
Submitted by: Andy Wyatt
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: drawn to mercury vapor light
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 19, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, York County