Butterflies and Moths of North America

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One-eyed sphinx
Smerinthus cerisyi

Observation date: July 15, 2022
Submitted by: DireSouthpaw
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Colour pattern and observable wing shape along with head shape suggest it's a one eyed sphinx. Moth was about 2+ inches in length, and 3-4 inches in width with wings that extended facing up in a resting position. Hind wings were tucked under front wings. Was hanging on the side of my house, sighting is Squamish BC Canada.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 17, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia