Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1239083

Pink-spotted hawkmoth
Agrius cingulata

Observation date: October 23, 2019
Submitted by: JohnKThornvein
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This beautiful moth was on the sidewalk in plain sight. I snapped some photos with my cell phone and tried to get my finger close enough for scale without disturbing it. I’d estimate it was between 3-4 inches long.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: November 08, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, Delaware County