Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1334075

One-eyed sphinx
Smerinthus cerisyi

Observation date: July 20, 2022
Date notes: One was discovered the night before, one was nearby since the morning
Submitted by: AbuBee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was a hot day, both mouths were lethargic and easily moved to a safer place away from the industrial area. They enjoyed the shade. One frantically flew around a parking lot before I could grab it and move it. Not a very good flower
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 22, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Montana, Ravalli County