Meet the Sphingidae

Everyone’s favourite moths, the Hawk Moths. The largest and some of the most impressive moths to be found in the UK.

Deilephila elpenor

Elephant Hawk-moth

Laothoe populi

Poplar Hawk-moth

Macroglossum stellatarum

Hummingbird Hawk-moth

Mimas tiliae

Lime Hawk-moth

Sphinx ligustri

Privet Hawk-moth