Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1311422

Rustic sphinx
Manduca rustica

Observation date: September 12, 2021
Submitted by: sgensits
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen eating forked bluecurls (which is a host plant) on a sunny morning. About 3.5 inches in length.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 12, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County