Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1315801

Gaudy sphinx
Eumorpha labruscae

Observation date: November 01, 2021
Submitted by: Detective_Pr0nt
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The moth was found after sunset when it had begun to get fairly cold (around 40-50 F). The said moth seemed somewhat lethargic and unwilling to fly, however, it was still alert to a degree.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: November 02, 2021
Coordinator notes: Rare to see this species so far north. Very nice find. Please consider submitting this to inaturalist.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oklahoma, Cleveland County