Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 1284667

Observation date: November 07, 2009
Submitted by: Dennis Forsythe
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: College of Charleston Brian G Scholtens BGSSC00751
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: January 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, South Carolina