Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1311480

Ello sphinx
Erinnyis ello

Observation date: September 10, 2021
Date notes: September 10-13, 2021.
Submitted by: Amberlina
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found 8 caterpillars on two Caribbean Copper trees. They had eaten only one 3 ft branch per tree. Each was about 9-11 centimeters long. It has been sunny for around a week.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: February 20, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County