Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1217521

Bedstraw hawkmoth
Hyles gallii

Observation date: July 15, 2019
Date notes: Full sun, clear day. In the mid 80s degF.
Submitted by: Kathleen Peters
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This was found feeding on a purple salvia plant in full sun. The salvia plant was next to shasta daisies, sundrop evening primrose and coral bells.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 17, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Hampshire, Grafton County