Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1295003

Pink-spotted hawkmoth
Agrius cingulata

Observation date: June 15, 2021
Submitted by: Garronteed
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Specimen was found inside a pool cage after noticing a male Northern Cardinal investigating it through the screen. It was lethargic, but after gently handling it for a bit, it flew away. It was followed by the female Cardinal.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: June 15, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Orange County