Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1120667

Twin-spotted sphinx
Smerinthus jamaicensis

Observation date: June 16, 2017
Submitted by: catofshades
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was sitting vertically on front pillar of building, northern side of the building and northern side of the pillar. It made no movement whatsoever, even when I hovered close to take photos. Weather: It had just finished raining, and the sun had recently come out. Temp around 68 F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mark Wheeler
Verified date: February 06, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Clinton County