Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1254641

One-eyed sphinx
Smerinthus cerisyi

Observation date: June 19, 2020
Submitted by: rponticel
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed on wall of house near front door. Weather was cool, about 55 degrees Fahrenheit and sunny. Took pictures and walked in and out of house without it moving. Cats were around it but it never moved. Thunderstorm rolled through in the afternoon and it still didn’t move. Has been there for about 13 hours now.
Status: Resident
Verified by: charleseharp
Verified date: July 08, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, El Paso County