Probably Hummingbird Clearwing

Subject:  What’s that bug?
Geographic location of the bug:  Pocono Mountains, PA
Date: 08/06/2018
Time: 08:16 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  Photo taken on a hot, humid summer day. Bug likes flowers, particularly petunias, and moves somewhat like a hummingbird.
How you want your letter signed:  A flower lover

Hummingbird Clearwing

Dear flower lover,
This is one of the diurnal Sphinx Moths in the genus
Hemaris, and we believe it is most likely the Hummingbird Clearwing, Hemaris thysbe, which you can read about on Sphingidae of the Americas.

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