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Villa hottentotta? <= female
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Posted on 04-10-2022 16:42

Location: Bexbach/Germany
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I photographed this woolly hawk moth today on ivy. It was just under 20 mm in size. Is this Villa hottentotta?

Thank you and greetings Volker
Edited by Volker on 04-10-2022 18:19
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Posted on 04-10-2022 17:06

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Hi Volker, female Villa hottentotta is correct.
Greetings, Eric
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Posted on 04-10-2022 18:21

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many thanks Eric TumbsUp

Greetngs, Volker
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