15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hummingbird hawk-moth collecting food from wild flowers

Hummingbird hawk-moths are small insects that remind of Hummingbird while fly with high wing speed and specially, when collecting nectar from flowers. Same is seen in this image-- one such moth is busy collecting nectar from wild flowers.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: India
Camera: NIKON D810
Copyright: © Sumanta Basu