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.
3 inch long. Impressive strong Wings. Brown and touch of red (see photos}
Like to know ID of speicies
Location: Makunda Christian Hospital branch, Kamalacherra, Dhalai District, Tripura
Date: 18th June 2014
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.