Puente Hills (Whittier or Haceinda Heights), Los Angeles County, California, USA April 17, 2017
Hummingbird hawk moth (Macroglossum stellatarum) nectaring on wild raddish (Raphanus sativus) in Whittier, CA. Thanks to James Bailey for the ID and Robb Hamilton for passing it along to the right person.
Contributed by Ben Smith on 24 April, 2017 - 12:31am Last updated 16 June, 2017 - 10:33pm
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