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Hymaris Thysbe
Photo By Matthew George

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Photographer: Matthew George

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  • Title: Hymaris Thysbe
  • State/Province/Region (required): Wisconsin
  • Country (required): United States
  • Nearest Town: Wauwautosa
  • Description: A park near my home made a restored perennial bed, and it's there I find these beautiful Moths humming around gathering nectar from Bergamot and other species on hot August days, Menominee River Parkway, Wauwatosa WI. 2011 Also commonly known as Common Clearing or Hummingbird Moth
  • Brief Directions: Menominee River, Parkway, just east of 68th street in Wauwatosa, WI.
  • Notes: Fast shutter speeds and great patience are required for capturing fast moving insect gathering Nectar.
  • Best Season: Summer
  • Gear: Canon 5D MKIII Canon EF 28-135 IS USM, B+W Polarizing filter , Vanguard Tripod and Head

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