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Old 2nd of August 2005 (Tue)   #1
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I was shooting a butterfly when this interesting creature showed up. 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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Default Re: UNINVITED GUEST.....

I see a moth of some type.
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Really beautiful red on the wings & tail, did you happen to get any more shots?
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Its a hummingbird moth.

http://www.fredmiranda.com/forum/top...8049/0#2139780
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So it is!!! Thanks for the link bballboy30.
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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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