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Monday, April 7, 2014

Arrow Sphinx Moth (Lophostethus dumolinii)

Family Sphingidae  
A very large moth with a wingspan of 140mm and an unmistakable arrow mark on its wing.
Found in the northern regions and along the east coast as far down as KwaZulu Natal.


3 comments:

Gaelyn said...

That arrow marking is remarkable.

Rhodesia said...

That is beautiful and I love that perfect arrow. Bet you are missing Gaelyn :) Have a good week Diane

SAPhotographs (Joan) said...

I am missing her Diane. I have no one to wake up in the mornings at 05:30am or to make coffee for! :)