Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 438734

Doll's sphinx
Sphinx dollii

Observation date: August 04, 1991
Data source: Clifford D. Ferris
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (Clifford D. Ferris)
Specimen type: Specimen
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (The Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary)
Verified date: January 28, 2009
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States