Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1250133

Wild cherry sphinx
Sphinx drupiferarum

Observation date: May 26, 2020
Submitted by: Juliebutterfly
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Cloudy but dry day after several rainy days. Large moth found resting in leaf litter below Akebia vine on garden bed in backyard. It was also near old sunflower stalks.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 28, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Spokane County