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Moro-Sphinx (fr) / Hummingbird Hawk-moth (en)

Macroglossum stellatarum

Description:

Looks like a hummigbird. Small moth, with grey with dark stripes forewings and orange hindwings. Usually spotted hovering around flowers.

Habitat:

Spotted in garden.

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1 Comment

ceejayalyssa
ceejayalyssa 7 years ago

nice <3

Le Busseau, Poitou-Charentes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Aug 14, 2013
Submitted on Sep 3, 2013

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