Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 931306

Pacific green sphinx
Proserpinus lucidus

Observation date: January 31, 2013
Date notes: Or maybe the 30th
Submitted by: Josiah Gilbert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The date given is when the female (sighting record 929160) which laid the eggs was collected. The larva were reared on a Clarkia sp. that they use at this location. (numerous larvae found on the clarkia in the wild) This is a second instar larva.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Josiah Gilbert
Verified date: September 26, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.