Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 727893

Five-spotted hawkmoth
Manduca quinquemaculata

Observation date: July 19, 2012
Date notes: we saw this one hanging on the side of our squash plant, we live on the east side of Oregon
Submitted by: JC Clayton
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: March 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: This appears to be a sphinx moth of some kind, not a butterfly and outside of my ability to identify. Change of status will allow moth specialists to try and examine your photo.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Deschutes County