Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1373361

Pink-spotted hawkmoth
Agrius cingulata

Observation date: October 23, 2023
Submitted by: JamieLynn
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 53 deg F and sunny. Seen on a Basket Oak at the edge of a forested clearing with a small creek running nearby.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: October 23, 2023
Coordinator notes: Brian Scholtens confirmed you ID of Scopula compensata but the record disappeared before I could review the record and confirm the id. Do you still have that record or had someone else completed the review of it?
Checklist region(s): United States, South Carolina, Aiken County