Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 741338

Lassaux's sphinx
Erinnyis lassauxii

Observation date: October 01, 1973
Date notes: label in riker mount shows "October 1973"
Submitted by: stomlins701
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: specimen taken at yellow jasmine at dusk; part of my lepidoptera collection
Status: Resident
Verified by: kmortensen
Verified date: September 28, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Bexar County