Thursday, July 29, 2010

Evening Company, Winged



Witness Hyles lineata AKA White-lined moth - it stopped by, likely after feeding on the tomato shrubs, and took a rest. This thing was the size of Troopers palm.

And rather patient as we took one photo after another! A lovely visitor...

2 comments:

Yabu (EOTIS) said...

Looks like an A-6 Intruder.

LauraB said...

HA! So it does...(I secretly wished I could shrink enough to ride the thing...it'd be a bit dusty, though, I think.)