Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1219218

Abbott's sphinx
Sphecodina abbottii

Observation date: July 23, 2019
Submitted by: Erinfergy
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: BGilley
Verified date: July 25, 2019
Coordinator notes: Nice Abbot's Sphinx moth caterpillar. These guys don't have the typical "horn" near their back end, instead they have what looks like an eye. Very nice find! Thank you for your submission. Happy Butterflying and/or Mothing!
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Sheboygan County