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Unkbown moth (added via Android)

Observed: 3rd August 2013 By: EagleyesEagleyes’s reputation in InvertebratesEagleyes’s reputation in Invertebrates
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pink and brown moth approx 25mm long by 40mm wingspan.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Elephant Hawk-Moth (Deilephila elpenor) interacts


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A little faded but the 3 converging greenish lines on the wings and the pinkish central stripe running along the abdomen suggest the Elephant Hawk-moth.

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Unusual colouration- far less

Unusual colouration- far less pink than usual but can't think what else it could be.

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I think its just a faded specimen.