Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1268844

One-eyed sphinx
Smerinthus cerisyi

Observation date: August 15, 2020
Submitted by: Molly Lambert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Almost 3"" across at rest. Distinct dark brown stripe on head.
Status: Resident
Verified by: ishaan2009
Verified date: October 14, 2021
Coordinator notes: If you put this on INaturalist, make sure to ID it as Smerinthus ophthalmica. :-) -Ishaan
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Alameda County