Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1234613

Laurel sphinx
Sphinx kalmiae

Observation date: September 22, 2019
Submitted by: BritMaike
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The caterpillar has a turquoise horn, seven dark stripes on either side of its torso, and was crawling on the moss at 3000 feet.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: December 29, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Vermont, Washington County