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''Acherontia atropos'' is the most widely known of the three species of Death's-head Hawk moth. ''Acherontia'' species are notorious mainly for a vaguely skull-shaped pattern on the thorax.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by RMFelix
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By RMFelix

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Uploaded Dec 6, 2015. Captured Sep 22, 2015 13:09.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/1.8
  • 1/500s
  • ISO160
  • 50mm