Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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

  Sighting 1238208

Observation date: October 21, 2019
Submitted by: Joyce Kozdrowski
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Windy, rainy day, 4 - 5 C. Counted 18 individuals on outdoor LED light , walls and glass door. They sit quietly and are gone in the morning
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: October 24, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia