Elephant Hawk Moth

Elephant Hawk Moth (AW036)

©Paul Edwards 2006

I found this as a caterpillar among rosebay willowherb near my home in Murton, Gower, in September 2005. I photographed and returned the adult in the same place, in evening sunlight, in June the following year. Olympus E-20P, 9-36 mm lens with Macro Extension Lens Pro MCON-35.