Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1214801

Abbott's sphinx
Sphecodina abbottii

Observation date: July 06, 2019
Date notes: Found on a deck below a pergola that has English Ivy growing on it.
Submitted by: Jethro Bartelings
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Below a pergola with English Ivy; Found coiled up on a deck in the sunshine; Recoiled and 'hissed' when aggravated; Very active when being aggravated;
Status: Resident
Verified by: chalicerae
Verified date: July 15, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Manitoba