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Amphion floridensis

Amphion floridensis
Jonesborough, Tennessee, USA
April 26, 2008
To me, this bug looks like a combination of a butterfly/bumble bee/fish. A butterfly because of the wings, a bumble because of the butt with yellow and black stripes and a fish because of its tail. I would love to know what kind of insect it is.

We would suggest
Amphion floridensis - Nessus Sphinx, see

I think it is one of the humm
I think it is one of the hummingbird moths. Check here

It looks like one of the sphi
It looks like one of the sphinx moths

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