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 1119118

Observation date: June 04, 2017
Submitted by: Nycmoy
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: They have overtaken my oak tree
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: June 05, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Galveston County