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Elephant Hawk-Moth - at my window
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July 10, 2010, 08:16 PM
its a very beautiful hawkmoth. Off the top of my head I would reckon its an elephant hawkmoth (Mittlerer Weinschwärmer), Deilephila elpenor. You are very lucky to have one!
July 11, 2010, 04:02 AM
what a wonderful moth!!! :))
July 11, 2010, 05:43 AM
thank you moo!! I will google this name - I never imagined a moth like this !! she only spent one day at my window ;-)
@ Euzkerika: yes indeed !
July 11, 2010, 08:36 AM
so einen hab ich noch nie gesehen! ist der selten?
July 11, 2010, 11:47 AM
nach meiner Rechereche nicht slten, nein. sehr weit verbreitet in Mitteleuropa, allerdings eher in feuchteren Zonen. :-)
July 11, 2010, 01:01 PM
Toll... so etwas Schönes am eigenen Fenster sehen zu können.
July 11, 2010, 03:30 PM
It is so beautiful.....looks almost as it was painted :)
July 11, 2010, 04:16 PM
yes, even the kids came to me and wanted to take a picture of it!
Atelier der Kreative - Sebastian Davidovic -
July 11, 2010, 07:27 PM
bild schön in farbe gesetzt...
July 11, 2010, 07:40 PM
Fantastic creature! and captured wonderful, Martina! :D
July 11, 2010, 08:17 PM
ein schönes tier
July 12, 2010, 05:16 AM
thank you all !! :-)
July 12, 2010, 07:48 AM
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