Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Titan sphinx
Aellopos titan

Observation date: August 11, 2021
Submitted by: JLEkstrum
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed nectaring on flowers in the garden. We've had hummingbird moths come to the garden and planter boxes before but not one with this coloration. Suggested ID based on the white band across the abdomen.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Mark Wheeler
Verified date: August 11, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Marquette County