The hawk moth is a large butterfly of the Moth family of the Silkworm superfamily. The name of this insect is associated with the peculiarities of its life.
After drinking all the nectar from one flower, the butterfly flies to another.
Some species reach a length of 11 centimeters. In shape, the body of a hawk moth resembles the body of a hummingbird, which is why this insect is called a hummingbird butterfly.