[CT Birds] Tiny Hummingbird
lynnjones11 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 24 21:13:10 EDT 2011
There's actually three species of clearwing moths in CT. I had to look up
the common name of the third species... slender clearwing.
On Jul 24, 2011 8:32 PM, <streatham2003 at aol.com> wrote:
> Hi Robert,
> It sound like your mystery culprit is probably a Snowberry Clearwing. A
moth rather than a hummingbird. There are only two local clearwing moth
species I believe, one that looks like a hummingbird: Hummingbird Clearwing
and one that looks like a bee: the Snowberry.
> Luke Tiller, Greenwich
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