Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 755274

Ello sphinx
Erinnyis ello

Observation date: November 12, 2012
Date notes: Approximately 3 months from first sighting early August 2012.
Submitted by: Martin Wolf
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Once again, droppings from the insect indicated there arrival. It required almost 4 ounces of pull to cause insect to unhook from leaf underside.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: November 17, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, St. Lucie County