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Snowberry Clearwing Moth

Hemaris diffinis


Red orange and olive colored moth that resembles a hummingbird when it in flight. Has clear patches on it's wings.


Open boggy area of wooded wilderness feeding on Joe Pye weed and Jewell Weed.

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JimSinclair2 7 years ago

Canon T3i w/ Canon 100-400L lens. 1/1000th. Thanks, first time I have ever seen this moth. Very cool!

Darvesh 7 years ago

nice shot.... which camera are you using ??

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Minnesota, USA

Spotted on Aug 25, 2013
Submitted on Aug 25, 2013

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