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Hummingbird Clearwing (Moth)
04-AUG-2008 Glen Sansoucie

Hummingbird Clearwing (Moth)

Pease International Tradeport, NH view map

This guy got into my shot today while I was shooting bees.

He was in and out in two (three, max) frames. Considering how fast he was going, it is a miracle I got this shot at all.

I have no idea what this is, it looks like a moth, but the wings have holes in them.

{Update: 17 Sep 2008 Thanks to Lloyd & Cindy for identifying this guy!)

"Hi, This looks like a Hummingbird Clearwing (Moth). Cheers, Sandy Spitalnik
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Here is today's PaD:

Canon EOS 40D ,Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro
1/320s f/8.0 at 100.0mm iso400 full exif

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