Photo: A hummingbird moth’s silhouette at sunset

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white-lined sphynx moth

credit: Alison M. Jones

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This photo of Mexico looks like paradise to me: beach, sunset, flora and fauna.

Our photo contributor managed to capture a great silhouette of a white-lined sphynx moth (Hyles lineata), which is also known as a hummingbird moth, while it flitted among aloe vera blooms. She writes that this photo was taken at Baja California, Punta Gorda, east of San Jose del Cabo.

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