Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1204448

Fig sphinx
Pachylia ficus

Observation date: April 17, 2019
Date notes: Doing yard work and Lab alerted. Single individual and none previously observed in 5 years of residency.
Submitted by: Mike579
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Did not have ruler available but size appears to be 3.5-4.0 inches based on fence board (4 in) in picture. Several species of Ficus on property.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: May 08, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Lee County