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Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Observed: 18th August 2012 By: RainbowRainbow’s reputation in InvertebratesRainbow’s reputation in InvertebratesRainbow’s reputation in Invertebrates
Hummingbird Hawkmoth
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Description:

Hummingbird Hawkmoth with brownish-red on thorax.

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Species with which Humming-bird Hawk-moth interacts

Comments

mjh's picture

Hummingbird Hawk Moth

You get reddish-brown patches where the scales have been worn off, which is probably the case here.

DavidNotton's picture

agreed

yes it's a worn patch