Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1214732

White-lined Sphinx
Hyles lineata

Observation date: July 06, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Saw this beauty at the county extension demonstration gardens nectaring on the pink phlox, hovering while feeding quickly on the blossoms. Size: Approx. 2.75-3" wingspan. Weather: 78 degrees, 74% humidity, clear skies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: July 07, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County