Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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

  Sighting 512252

Observation date: March 22, 2007
Submitted by: rdhealy1951@aol.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Collected by John Brittain. Wingspan 26 mm
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: March 09, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hart County, Kentucky, United States