Although this elephant hawk-moth is named for a bird of prey, which bird does it copy when it feeds?

[July 23, 2022] Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz Question: Although this elephant hawk-moth is named for a bird of prey, which bird does it copy when it feeds?

The given options are as follows:

  • Hummingbird
  • Warbler
  • Woodpecker

The correct answer is: Hummingbird

Fact: The elephant hawk-moth burns thousands of calories, flapping its wings and hovering to suck nectar from tasty flowers. Just like a hummingbird. (Curious about the ‘elephant’ part of its name? Well, the moth starts as a caterpillar that’s thought to resemble an elephant’s trunk.)

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