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Clymene Moth

Haploa clymene

Description:

The Clymene Moth, Haploa clymene, is a Tiger Moth, with simple, yet beautiful patterns. The facial area around the eyes of the moth are a yellowish orange; the same color as the hindwings, as well as the body of the moth. The forewings, when rested together, hiding the hindwings, exhibit a cross-like pattern, half of the cross on each forewing. There is also black marking along the hypotenuse and base of each forewing. There is sometimes, as in this individual, yellowish orange markings are on the corners of the moth's wings.

Notes:

Another dream moth found!


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5 Comments

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau a year ago

Thank you very much Francis!
Thank you, Claire! My state's governor has already declared a state of emergency because of Sandy. I hope it's not as bad as it is proposed to be.

ceherzog
ceherzog a year ago

Wow! That's a col moth...good luck with the storm.

FrancisQuintana
FrancisQuintana a year ago

Another great delta wing!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau a year ago

Thanks Mayra!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann a year ago

Wonderful!!!

New York, USA

Lat: 42.35, Long: -74.02

Spotted on Jul 19, 2012
Submitted on Jul 19, 2012

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