Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1287711

Nessus sphinx
Amphion floridensis

Observation date: April 04, 2021
Submitted by: Pamela Salyer
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It looked like a cross between a bee and a hummingbird, had a long tongue, and was going from flower to flower on our viburnum bush. Weather is sunny, 72 degrees F, light breeze.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 05, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Knox County