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Aug 02, 2005 20:40 |  #1

I was shooting a butterfly when this interesting creature showed up. :shock: I don't have a clue as to what it is, but its a fierce looking thing. Anyone know the name of it??


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Aug 02, 2005 20:47 |  #2

I see a moth of some type.


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Aug 02, 2005 20:50 |  #3

Really beautiful red on the wings & tail, did you happen to get any more shots?


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Aug 02, 2005 20:50 |  #4

Its a hummingbird moth.

http://www.fredmiranda​.com/forum/topic2/2580​49/0#2139780 (external link)




  
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Aug 02, 2005 21:11 as a reply to  @ bballboy30's post |  #5

So it is!!! Thanks for the link bballboy30.


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Aug 02, 2005 21:13 as a reply to  @ insomnia's post |  #6

insomnia wrote:
Really beautiful red on the wings & tail, did you happen to get any more shots?

Yes, actually I found him /her much easier to shoot than the butterfly, so I got several shots.


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