Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1220685

Spurge hawkmoth
Hyles euphorbiae

Observation date: July 28, 2019
Submitted by: tiffiny4ever
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: At the Winnebago Pow-wow, photo taken by Thurston County Emergency Management Director, Tom Perez from Pender, Nebraska. City: Winnebago County: Thurston County State: Nebraska Area has trees, bushes, wild flowers surrounded my farmland and unplanned fields. Day conditions over cast to sunny with showers on and off during the day. Was sunny when photo was taken. Time of day about 6:00pm Moth sitting in that position was approximately 3-3½" across and body 2½" long
Status: Nonresident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: December 03, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Nebraska, Thurston County