There are ~1,450 species of hawk moths (a.k.a. sphinx moths) worldwide!
The Hummingbird Hawk-Moth resembles a hummingbird in flight, especially when hovering in midair & feeding on nectar. It can be found across Asia, Europe, & Northern Africa - related species are found around the globe!
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1.35 inches (35mm) wide, 2 pinbacks (rubber clutches), gold-coloured metal, hard enamel