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 1287638

Observation date: April 01, 2021
Submitted by: bobscafe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Flying about the patio lights, seldom landing, and then only for a few seconds. Quite breezy, only moth seen last night.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: April 02, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia