Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1253740

Banded sphinx
Eumorpha fasciatus

Observation date: June 13, 2020
Date notes: I know this is exact because I put it on our Nextdoor app site to ask people what it was. I placed that yesterday and said “I found this on my front porch yesterday” So two days ago and today is the 15th. It was approximately 12 noon.
Submitted by: DQBrown
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The moth was perched on a cactus that I have on my front porch. Southeast Florida, town of Coconut Creek. The butterfly capital of the world! The moth didn’t do anything it just perched there for most of the day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: June 23, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Broward County