Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 1225002

Observation date: July 10, 2019
Submitted by: Quivira NWR
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted overnight to the lights of Headquarters/Visitor Center
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 12, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Stafford County