Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1224065

Five-spotted hawkmoth
Manduca quinquemaculata

Observation date: September 13, 2018
Submitted by: nesig
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: August 15, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Arizona, Maricopa County