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 1290197

Observation date: May 05, 2021
Submitted by: jrmbutterfly
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Wingspan as posed 30 mm. Attracted to LED plant grow light. Douglas-fir forest.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 10, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia