Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1144584

Typhon sphinx
Eumorpha typhon

Observation date: October 01, 2017
Submitted by: Onedryfly
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Not moving when observed on the trail. Almost dismissed as a Southwestern plant seedpod of some sort. moved it aside and observed slight movement. Turned it over and saw significant movement as it tried to right itself back on its feet.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: October 06, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Coconino County, United States, Arizona