Hummingbird Clearwing

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Sandra Piche

Great shot of these fast moving critters. I love these moths. Hope all is well with you, Allen.

This is a large day-flying moth, acting like a small hummingbird and with clear wing patches, hence its name. Here it is feeding on a non-native plant called Teasel
Taken By
Allen Woodliffe
Taken On
July 28, 2018
'hummingbird clearwing' 'moth' 'day flying moth'
  • Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • Focal: 400
  • Shutter speed: 0.0008 sec
  • Aperture: f/ 8

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