Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1226220

Spurge hawkmoth
Hyles euphorbiae

Observation date: August 15, 2019
Submitted by: atkings
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny day, ~25 Celsius. Caterpillar was observed eating the plant it was on. Open field, particular area where found had a lot of leafy spurge around compared to rest of site. Grass was not as thick either.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: February 17, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Alberta