Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

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

  Sighting 1248596

Observation date: May 15, 2020
Submitted by: bobscafe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: flying in patio area
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: June 03, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia