Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1226275

Alope sphinx
Erinnyis alope

Observation date: August 16, 2019
Submitted by: Huang2019
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We noticed the leaves of one of our papaya tress were all gone. We discovered 7 huge caterpillars feasting them.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: August 17, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Alachua County