Image: Privet Hawk moth close up
Close up of a Privet hawk moth's head.
- Eric Foster
- © Eric Foster
- Common name:
- Privet Hawk moth
- Scientific name:
- Psilogramma menephron
When disturbed, male Privet Hawk Moths may make a hissing sound by rubbing together a specialised set of scales and spines at the end of the abdomen.