Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 917086

Tetrio sphinx
Pseudosphinx tetrio

Observation date: August 17, 2013
Submitted by: hurricanepete2002
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: middle of a sunny afternoon, observed several dozen pseudosphinx tetrio caterpillars on one of our frangipani trees. all were 1-2" in length. collected a dozen to grow in our home rearing containers.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 18, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Broward County, United States, Florida