Snowberry Moth

By taggart  
Snowberry Moth

Two varieties of Clearwing Moths visit our gardens: the Hummingbird Moth and the Snowberry Moth. The version will show the Hummingbird. Moth posted earlier in another image. Look for their differences in their colors. They have basically the same habits and are often mistakenly mis identified!

We are seeing both on occasion, mostly the Snowberry moths now.....



Tags: Insect Moths Hummingbird moth Wildlife and nature Snowberry Moth

Comments


15 Aug 2020 3:11AM
A very nice moth set Jenn !!

Glenn
dales Plus
4 11 Australia
15 Aug 2020 3:55AM
Would be a very easy mistake with this pair Jenn , beautifully captured !
Ian😎
15 Aug 2020 4:56AM
Lovely set, Jenn.
Mike
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
15 Aug 2020 5:32AM
What wonderful little creatures. Excellent captures.
chavender Plus
9 467 1 France
15 Aug 2020 6:41AM
Great pair of images Jenn.
johnke Plus
7 223 16 England
15 Aug 2020 7:06AM
Fantastic Jenn certainly not easy to capture, if the wings are moving I think it would be much more difficult to ID this insect...John
MAK2 Plus
1 30
15 Aug 2020 7:26AM
Great set Jenn .SmileSmileSmile
Marie
15 Aug 2020 7:49AM
Both excellent Jenn, great timing,
Fred.
15 Aug 2020 8:02AM
Two beautiful images. Nicely done !
KingArthur 14 8 Malta
15 Aug 2020 8:55AM
Lovely set Jenn

Joe Smile
saltireblue Plus
10 11.0k 67 Norway
15 Aug 2020 8:57AM
Don't let those moths anywhere near your woolen cardigans, Jennn!Wink
viscostatic 14 47 8 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2020 8:58AM
Beautiful moths and images Jenn.

Phil.
15 Aug 2020 10:05AM
Great images.
TonyDy Plus
11 52 3 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2020 11:14AM
Super shots, Jenn.
Tony
15 Aug 2020 11:26AM
Another image worth a UA, Jenn.
Dave.
Two excellent captures of these very similar moths Jenn.
Carol
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2020 12:36PM
Jennn, two lovely captures
Joline Plus
14 30 58 United States
15 Aug 2020 1:19PM
A fine comparative set. I never realized there were two. I shall have to look at them more carefully now.
15 Aug 2020 1:26PM
Excellent images
15 Aug 2020 3:05PM
Two great macro images of these two very similar Clearwing Moths.
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2020 6:12PM
Splendid shots
Ju
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2020 7:07PM
Excellent images, what an extraordinary moth !! Never seen one of those...
Isabel GrinGrin
davyskid 3 2 Scotland
15 Aug 2020 9:59PM
Both excellent Jenn, great timing, SmileSmileSmile
Davy
16 Aug 2020 6:22PM
Snowberry moth , easy to guess what shrubs they would like . Stellar macro Jenn,
you are so good at these .
Best regards
Walt
bliba Plus
14 2 Austria
16 Aug 2020 8:13PM
Beautiful captured

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