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Mystery Moth on Amarillis

Posted by pkponder 8 Azle (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 18, 13 at 20:55

He/she was so pretty and a willing model! Forgive my low quality photos :-)

We live in a primarily oak forested area and see so many moths!

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RE: Mystery Moth on Amarillis

It looks like a nessus sphinx moth to me.

'Beautiful pictures!

Sherry


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RE: Mystery Moth on Amarillis

Thank you for the ID, Sherry! We see this moth a lot here, I just love it's shape when it's at rest.


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