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Old Jul 6, 2004, 10:58 AM   #1
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I hope that's the right name for this animal.
They're really really fast! I'm glad I got a decent shot of them:



Have to take some more pictures with higher ISO or even flash to freeze the wings. maybe it works.
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Old Jul 7, 2004, 10:45 AM   #2
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Jeps they are very fast .... and also very odd on the same time

I have only seen these "moth's" in Greece. Where have you taken the picture?
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Old Jul 7, 2004, 3:18 PM   #3
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Jeps they are very fast .... and also very odd on the same time

I have only seen these "moth's" in Greece. Where have you taken the picture?
Hi, I took this photo in our garden here in Germany.
They're here every summer and you can see them quite regularly every day in the afternoon and early evening.
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I think they're all over the world! I took a photo of one a couple weeks ago here in southern IL, in the midwest USA. They're cool animals, they look a lot like a bee when you see one that's bright yellow.
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yep they're cool. but they remind me more of kolibris. :-)
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Old Jul 13, 2004, 4:22 PM   #6
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Hehe the first time I saw one of these moths I thought it was a kolibri (Hummingbird?)

I have never seen them in Denmark, it's probably too cold.
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