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Photo © Don Loarie, some rights reserved
Alexander Valley, CA (Google, OSM)
38.6119283687, -122.7821106198
Accuracy: 5m
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Description

A type of sphinx moth; one of the more interesting visitors to the flower bed.

May. 19, 2012 17:13:54 -0700
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Snowberry Clearwing Moth - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
th0th's ID: Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis)
Posted by th0th almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Posted by dave-barry almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Good find, Moths are weird.
Great action photos ! Love the mimicry of a bumble bee for protection.

Posted by dave-barry almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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beautiful!!

Posted by loarie almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Snowberry Clearwing Moth - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
muir's ID: Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis)
Posted by muir almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Snowberry Clearwing Moth - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
th0th's ID: Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis)
Snowberry Clearwing Moth - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis)
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