HP6208 : Convolvulus Hawkmoth (Agrius convolvuli), Baltasound

taken 18 years ago, near to Baltasound, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Convolvulus Hawkmoth (Agrius convolvuli), Baltasound
Convolvulus Hawkmoth (Agrius convolvuli), Baltasound
Just about the largest moth found in Britain, with a wingspan of up to 120mm, it is a scarce migrant normally found in autumn and, like many scarce birds, most frequently encountered in Shetland.
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Date Taken
Friday, 18 August, 2000   (more nearby)
Monday, 5 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 6215 0887 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:45.4812N 0:51.6843W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 6215 0887
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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