Yam Hawk Moth

Yam Hawk Moth (Theretra nessus) by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com

One of the lesser known members of the hawk moth family (Sphingidae), the relatively large yam hawk moth (Theretra nessus) has a wingspan of over 10cm, and is native to the Indian subcontinent, east and southeast Asia. Colombo, Sri Lanka, November 2016.

  • 600D+EFS18-200/3.5-5.6@120mm,1/250,f/5.6,ISO100
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