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Jul 02

Hummingbird Moth

Hummingbird Moth [Hemaris thysbe] photos were taken near¬†Fletcher Park on 2 July 2017. The NWF Field Guide to Insects and Spiders of North America, page 333 says “on spring and summer days, these moths hover over flowers in open habitats…” ¬†

Hummingbird Moth approaching Everlasting Pea – 2 July 2017

Hummingbird Moth on Common Milkweed – 2 July 2017

Hummingbird Moth (more detail) – 2 July 2017

Hummingbird Moth (wing detail) – 2 July 2017

Hummingbird Moth (head detail) – 2 July 2017

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