Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1249387

One-eyed sphinx
Smerinthus cerisyi

Observation date: May 22, 2020
Date notes: This is the day it emerged from its cocoon. I found the cocoon on the ground outside my house around 5/14/2020
Submitted by: kieraharalson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was still in its cocoon yesterday afternoon and I saw it on the branch of the geranium I secured its cocoon to today (5/22) at 1:40. Weather has been very wet here for the last 5 days and we have had the heat set to 69 in our house.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: May 26, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Idaho, Owyhee County