Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1203655

Five-spotted hawkmoth
Manduca quinquemaculata

Observation date: April 25, 2019
Submitted by: hmclin
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: August 23, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Arizona, Pinal County