Sunset moth wing scales


buddy icon Jersey Bug
9 years ago
Hi Laurie! I have a question, you take great closeups, but do you think you could also post a full body shot of the insect in a comment below the pictures?
buddy icon laurie.knight
9 years ago
Its a great idea but tbh I rarely have a full body shot..
Laurie what butterfly is this? Another fantastic few images here... will you ever get published in a magazine?!! You deserve it SO much ! <3
buddy icon laurie.knight
9 years ago
[] It's Chrysiridia rhipheus, the Madagascan Sunset Moth ( Thanks for the kind words! I've had a couple of images in magazines, a Weevil in Wired magazine and some sunset moth wing scales in Scientific American..
the detail in your shots is amazing
I hope to see you in science someday or nature. Truly deverse it.
buddy icon Jersey Bug
9 years ago
Merry Christmas Laurie!
buddy icon Asher Lwin
9 years ago
wow ! Great.

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Sunset moth

Species : Chrysiridia rhipheus