Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1273943

Rustic sphinx
Manduca rustica

Observation date: September 07, 2020
Submitted by: RoxannWigen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Extremely hot day, temp at sighting was 98F. No behavior to record as moth spent the entire day and into the evening hanging on window screen. Last noticed at 9:30pm. Gone the following morning.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: August 21, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County