Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

Check out this beautiful hummingbird-lookalike, and discover how to attract it to your garden.

| October 2019

Photo by Brenda Dziedzic

Hemaris thysbe (hem-ah-ris • thiz-bee)

Family: Sphingidae (Sphinx Moths) (SFEN-jah-dee)

Flight period: March–October

Wingspan:1-1/2 to 2-3/16 inches

Photo by Hillstar Editions L.C.



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