Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

  Sighting 1171605

Abbott's sphinx
Sphecodina abbottii

Observation date: July 19, 2018
Submitted by: annejasperson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found near my rain barrel next to a grape vine. I gently slid it under a leaf; it curled up, wiggled wildly and hissed!
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: August 28, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Lake County, United States, Minnesota