Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1313598

Pink-spotted hawkmoth
Agrius cingulata

Observation date: October 02, 2021
Submitted by: joemill45
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth was observed hanging on to a light pole at Brass Balls Saloon on 11th St. in Ocean City, MD. I am unable to identify it through posted photos. The weather was breezy and the temperature in the 60's. The moth was placid but walked around on our hands. It was released in a sheltered area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 07, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Worcester County