| Macroglossum stellatarum Linnaeus, 1758|
Main synonym = Sphinx stellatarum Linnaeus, 1758
| Taxonomical Classification: Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Lepidoptera / Sphingidae |
| Hummingbird Hawk Moth Maltese name not known|
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Gets its name from its ability to hover above the flowers while feeding on pollen with its long tongue. Quite common in Malta.
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