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 1285404

Observation date: July 24, 2018
Submitted by: w
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to an incandesent porch light. Moth is somewhat worn.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Mark Wheeler
Verified date: February 08, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Partner project: National Moth Week
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Carlton County