Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 1134938

Observation date: August 15, 2017
Submitted by: blueracer
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Suburban driveway. Drawn to metal halide light. Warm, muggy, slightly breezy.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 16, 2017
Coordinator notes: syn Sphingicampa bicolor
Checklist region(s): Sedgwick County, United States, Kansas