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My partner sent me these pictures of a moth that flew into him on this hot day. it seems to have a stinger or a tail, just wondering if anyone knew what type it was?
It is a female leopard moth, Zeuzera pyrina.
The bit sticking out of the end is her ovipositor. She uses that to lay eggs in creives in the bark of trees (such as olive) that the larvae will bore into and use the wood of as food.