Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 745770

Lassaux's sphinx
Erinnyis lassauxii

Observation date: October 01, 2012
Submitted by: jeffmci9
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: March 18, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Travis County, Texas