Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1340890

Typhon sphinx
Eumorpha typhon

Observation date: August 24, 2022
Submitted by: helenmb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This caterpillar (nicknamed cyclops) was between 3 and 4 inches long and very round. It was on the ground but near a garden that included roses, and many other flowers.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: August 11, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County