Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1265090

Alope sphinx
Erinnyis alope

Observation date: July 31, 2020
Submitted by: Judyb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Siting on the back of a papaya leaf. Very hot and humid day, 91 degrees. Caterpillar was still. Did not move. Appears to have partially eaten a papaya leaf. Location. Highlands County, FL
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: August 01, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Highlands County