Peggy C

Peggy C

Posted on 07/30/2014


Photo taken on July 30, 2014


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Canon PowerShot
SX40 HS
Hummingbird moth
Hawk moth
rarely still
sounded like a hummingbird
wings transparent
wid band on body
touch of color on edges of wings
black
yellow
fast!
North Carolina USA
2014
2 notes on photo
cropped and signed only
Snowberry Clearwing Moth
(Hermaris diffinis)
ID from Pam J


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Hawk Moth -
Hummingbird Moth - per Pam J - Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis)

found this is called more than one name -
was difficult to detect color on the edges of his wings -
never stopped long enough for a good shot -

but, he's a 'Lifer' for me, also

** 2 notes **

- cropped/signed only - no enhancement -

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William Sutherland, Les's Photography AKA aligeeach have particularly liked this photo


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Pam J
Pam J
Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis) !!!

Yayyyyyyyy Twinsss !!

www.ipernity.com/doc/pamj/33674887
3 years ago.
Dick M
Dick M
Good patience for those shots.
3 years ago.
William Sutherland
William Sutherland
Great catch of this elusive critter!

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3 years ago.