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Hummingbird Hawk Moth

Macroglossum stellatarum

Description:

Difficult to catch feeding as they change flowers at a rate of one per second at times. This one is feeding on Periwinkles which grow freely in our garden

Habitat:

Garden on limestone outcrop in foothills of los Serranos mountains.

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8 Comments

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 4 years ago

Congratulations!

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 4 years ago

Great series Malcolm! Congratulations and thank you for sharing :)

Michael Strydom
Michael Strydom 4 years ago

Congrats!!! I still have not been able to get one of these quick little guys. Well done!!!

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Congrats Malcolm, this great series of a Hummingbird Hawk Moth is our Spotting of the Day!

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Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 4 years ago

Great series indeed!

Awesome capture Malcolm,beautiful,congrats and thanks for sharing

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Great series Malcolm!

InêsVeloso
InêsVeloso 4 years ago

beautiful...

Comunitat Valenciana, Spain

Spotted on Sep 12, 2016
Submitted on Sep 30, 2016

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