moth

moth

Observation - moth - UK and Ireland. Description: This small moth looked a bit like Elephant Hawk Moth, but we are sure it isn't as it was too small. the upper wings didn't have the right patterns or shape and it was too early and too far north. It was only about 15mm in length and width. The top wings w

This small moth looked a bit like Elephant Hawk Moth, but we are sure it isn't as it was too small. the upper wings didn't have the right patterns or shape and it was too early and too far north. It was only about 15mm in length and width. The top wings were fairly uniform in colour which was grey. The under wings were a lovely rose pink. The body was a similar rose pink with marked dark bands.