Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1228774

Big poplar sphinx
Pachysphinx occidentalis

Observation date: August 24, 2019
Submitted by: Boringmat
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I was walking through my apartment complex when I saw this moth. I didn't know what it was so I searched the web and found this site. Here is a photo contribution.
Status: Resident
Verified by: ishaan2009
Verified date: October 15, 2021
Coordinator notes: Modesta does not occur in CA.