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Elephant Hawk Moth

Scientific Name: Deilephila elpenor
Wingspan: 45-60mm
Fact: They feed from honeysuckle (Lonicera) and other tubular flowers on the wing
Butterfly Conservation Priority: Not listed
Habitat: A variety of habitats, often where Rosebay Willowherb is present, such as rough grassland, waste ground and clearings, hedgerows, heathland, sand dunes, woodland (rides and clearings) and gardens