Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1124394

Five-spotted hawkmoth
Manduca quinquemaculata

Observation date: June 12, 2017
Submitted by: sedges
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Garden, on Tomato, feeding on fruit.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: September 02, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Stephens County, United States, Georgia