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is this a moth????
Location:  baltimore
August 4, 2010 7:45 pm
what a beautiful insect! My brother in law thinks it’s a moth but I can’t find pictures that resemble this guy . . .
what do you say, bugman??
in love with a bug

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

Dear in love with a bug,
Your brother-in-law is correct.  This is one of the Hummingbird Clearwing Moths in the genus
Hemaris.

Amazing!! I kept telling him that it looked like a hummingbird had a wild night with a moth!!
Thank you!!!
-masha

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

One Response to Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

  1. Catherine H. Coffey says:

    Thanks so much for the info. These are the most beautiful little moth

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