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 1282493

Observation date: June 10, 2020
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to MV lamp along slope of mature deciduous forest. Apparent body length of 15 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: December 28, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Harford County