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Abbotts Sphinx Moth - Sphecodina abbottii

Abbotts Sphinx Moth - Sphecodina abbottii
Mexico, Audrain County, Missouri, USA
April 26, 2021

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Must have flown down here to Columbia to give me a shot. I didn't get that yellow flash that you did. Nice Find & Foto!

 
Thanks Jon! I gently encourag
Thanks Jon! I gently encouraged him to open his wings and he obliged. It helped that it was a cool morning and he was enjoying the warmth of my hand;)

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