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 1207678

Observation date: May 26, 2019
Submitted by: N_Santill
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Several individuals of the same species were observed on or flying near the leaves of an ocean spray (Holodiscus discolor) bush along a forested trail.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: June 02, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia