One day you wash up on the beach, wet and naked. Another day you wash back out. In between, the scenery changes constantly.
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Today's featured garden visitor was a Nessus Sphinx moth (Amphion floridensis), one of a number of day flying, nectar sipping moths that are often called Hummingbird moths because of the way they hover and sip nectar:
The two bright yellow rings on the abdomen are diagnostic.
I even shot a short video of it as it zipped from flower to flower. Some of it's even approximately in focus: