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Privet Hawk Moth

Sphinx ligustri


As suggested by the common name it eats privet leaves as well as ash trees, lilacs, jasmine, and a number of other plants. As a full grown moth it has a 12 centimetres (4.7 in) wingspan, and is found in urban areas, forests and woodlands.


Urban areas, forests and woodland.

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England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Sep 4, 2013
Submitted on Sep 17, 2013

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