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 1155860

Observation date: August 22, 2015
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to MV lamp / blacklight in rural residential neighborhood dominated by hardwoods (liriodendron, maple, oak, sweet gum). Approx length of 10 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 28, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Harford County, United States, Maryland