Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1217412

Bedstraw hawkmoth
Hyles gallii

Observation date: July 16, 2019
Submitted by: Paul Prappas
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found feeding like a hummingbird at our lavender bush. I originally posted this on INaturalist as a Clearwing Moth, but an INaturalist moderator (stomlins) corrected the error.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 19, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia