Hummingbird Moth... There are two types: Hemaris, a genus of Sphinx moths in the Northern Hemisphere, and Macroglossum stellatarum (the Hummingbird Hawk-moth or the Hummingmoth) in the 'Old World' (parts of Europe, Asia, and Northern Africa).
what kind of moth? Location: Silverado, California February 1, 2011 12:07 am Hi, my niece snapped this pretty moth today at her barn. Wondering what type of moth it is so we can further study it. Signature: Sandy Dear Sandy, This lovely moth is a Ceanothus Silkmoth. The caterpillars feed upon the leaves of the [...]