Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1339580

Rustic sphinx
Manduca rustica

Observation date: August 16, 2022
Submitted by: anita stratton
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: After a rainy day, the caterpillar was feeding on a lilac bush in my garden.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 02, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Chesapeake