Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

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

  Sighting 1161369

Observation date: May 11, 2018
Submitted by: klebo
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: came to light
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 02, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Moore County, United States, North Carolina