Elephant Hawk-moth

Elephant Hawk-moth

Observation - Elephant Hawk-moth - UK and Ireland. Description: Pink and brown striped furry body and velvety wings; wingspan 65cm. Had seen a very large caterpillar the previous autumn and wondered what it would turn out to be.

Pink and brown striped furry body and velvety wings; wingspan 65cm. Had seen a very large caterpillar the previous autumn and wondered what it would turn out to be.