The hummingbird hawk-moth is a species of moth that resembles hummingbirds. The moth also has similar hovering behavior and its wings produce a humming noise when flapping.
The hummingbird hawk-moth (Macroglossum stellatarum) is a species of ... noise
, make it look remarkably like a hummingbird while feeding on flowers. ... the
highest recorded for hawk-moths, and near...
What you have seen is one of a number of moth species commonly called "
hummingbird," "sphinx," or "hawk" moths. Look under the Family Sphingidae or ...
The Hummingbird Moth, Hemaris thysbe, the Little Bug Who Looks Like A Bird ...
kinds of sphinx moths, including the hummingbird and one that mimics the ...
Sep 15, 2013 ... Strange Bird Bug. This strange creature looks and acts like a hummingbird, but
has six legs and antennae. What in the world is it? Well, it is a ...
Hovering like a hummingbird this snowberry clear wing moth is sipping ... one of
the most delightful insect visitors to your garden is the hummingbird moth.
Aug 19, 2014 ... It's a rare thing: An insect ... that acts like a bird. ... explains that there are several
types of moths that mimic hummingbirds. ... But once you know what a Hemaris
looks like, she says, you will not mistake it for anything else.
Jul 13, 2011 ... Strange and wonderful, they do indeed look like tiny hummingbirds in flight, or as
my ... There are two types of North American Hummingbird Moths: the ... which
looks very much like a bumblebee, and the Hummingbird Clearwing ..... it let me
get my face within 6 inches until I finally saw it was an insect.
Jun 2, 2001 ... There is an insect that looks and acts like a hummingbird and is even named
after a hummingbird. It's called a hummingbird clearwing, and it's ...
Hummingbird moths range throughout North America, but spotting this
masterpiece of Mother ... A Bird or a Bug? ... The moth's long proboscis looks like
a beak, but when it's not in use it gets furled up and is therefore unseen. ... and a
protrusion on his back end resembling a horn, is a fat, tasty treat for many kinds of