Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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

  Sighting 1259376

Brazilian Skipper
Calpodes ethlius

Observation date: October 20, 2012
Submitted by: Mikelchap
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: July 10, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Glynn County, Georgia, United States