Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 464730

Observation date: May 27, 2007
Data source: H.D. McGuinness
Submitted by: H.D. McGuinness (H.D. McGuinness)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: H.D. McGuinness personal collection, Sag Harbor, NY
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: H.D. McGuinness (H.D. McGuinness)
Verified date: August 28, 2009
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Suffolk County