moths are really cool
Photos of moths seen during my early morning moth photo walk in Baguio City, Philippines
Photos I took durng my early morning moth photo walk - July 7, 2016
綠背斜紋天蛾 (黃腹斜紋天蛾) Yam Hawk Moth (Theretra nessus)
A Photographic Guide to Hong Kong Insects 香港昆蟲圖典 1st Edition 2014 P.489 - Hong Kong Entomological Society
Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong
Yam Hawk Moth
Species: T. nessus
Wong Lung Hang Road, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
A different kind of moth seen here with big body and two big white color wings.A green color body is much bigger than the wings.No antennas are seen.The date here is not correct as the date function was out of order.
The Yam Hawk Moth (Theretra nessus) is a moth of the Sphingidae family. It is found in Sri Lanka, India (including the Andaman and Nicobar Islands), Nepal, Burma, Thailand, southern China, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, northern Australia and New Caledonia. It is a recent immigrant in Oahu.