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Hummingbird Clearwing Moth (Hemaris thysbe)
Photographer: Linda Morgan
Location: Missouri, USA
Story: 
Of the family: Sphingidae, these moths are often called Sphinx Moths, Hawk Moths, and Hummingbird Moths. This one is feeding on a wild Bee Balm plant
Digital Alterations: 
Artistic cropping, very slight adjustments to light levels, vibrance and sharpening
Camera Information: Nikon D7000, Nikkor 105mm
Special Equipment: