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Humming-bird Hawk-moth

Observed: 30th June 2011 By: pkd35
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

This year's photographic attempts at this very
fast flying moth. Bad knees, bad neck ! It appeared on the lavender this morning and I couldn't resist.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Humming-bird Hawk-moth (Macroglossum stellatarum) interacts

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Humming-bird Hawk-moth

Would be great if you could add your sighting to Butterfly Conservation's online survey at http://www.butterfly-conservation.org/sightings_home/1095/migrant_watch....

many thanks

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Humming-bird Hawk-moth

Hi Richard,

I did so with pleasure when this species of moth was sighted earlier this year investigating our outbuildings! I was caught by surprise on that occasion with no camera to hand !

Best wishes,

Pat Knauff