Sunday, July 25, 2010

White-Lined Sphinx

Last week on Black Bear Pass I was fascinated watching this White-lined Sphinx in the Columbines. It is a moth, but hovers like a hummingbird.


4 comments:

Lois said...

Wow! That thing is really cool and you got some good pictures of it Lisa!

Janie said...

I've seen those moths occasionally, but not on columbines. Beautiful photo captures!

B SQUARED said...

How very cool! Never heard of this guy before.

EcoRover said...

Whoah, outstanding! Seldom see these guys, and evem seldomer (?) have a camera handy.