Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1288614

Small-eyed sphinx
Paonias myops

Observation date: April 16, 2021
Submitted by: Kland90
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 2.6 inches long
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 16, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.