Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1173478

White-lined Sphinx
Hyles lineata

Observation date: July 16, 2018
Submitted by: Jerm5462
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Caterpillar is 2" - 3" long. It was found clearing out a bed in some gravel under a garbage can. There are miscellaneous weeds in the immediate area including Wild Geraniums. One week later - Lifted garbage can to reveal there is a pupae in its place which is medium brown in color. Hoping to catch a glimpse of the adult!
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: December 07, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Idaho, Jerome County