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Subject: what is it?!
Location: cumbria
August 10, 2012 2:32 am
Hi I found this yday and wondered if you knew what it was!
Signature: jen

Elephant Hawkmoth

Hi Jen,
This is an Elephant Hawkmoth,
Deilephila elpenor, a common species in the UK where its pink and green coloration is quite distinctive.  You can get additional information on the UK Moths website.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
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