Field Tip Details

Species1983 Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth, Hemaris fuciformis, (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxon stageImago
Time of yearlate May to early June
TipThe adults fly in the morning and afternoon sunshine; specially fond of rhododendrons [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedThu 19-May-2005Last updatedThu 19-May-2005

Photographs

1983 Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth, Hemaris fuciformis
Ipswich, Suffolk (v.2002) © N Sherman