Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1273718

Rustic sphinx
Manduca rustica

Observation date: September 04, 2020
Submitted by: Allen Belden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On Fraxinus pennsylvanica. Right-of-way for elevated bridge on-ramp within floodplain forest along the James River. This area has numerous Fraxinus pennsylvanica saplings.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 01, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Richmond