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Indian Silkworm Moth

Antheraea paphia




1 species ID suggestions

Ashish
Ashish 2 years ago
Indian Silk worm moth
Antheraea paphia Wild silk

37 Comments (1–25)

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thanks Yogesh..:-)

YogeshSave
YogeshSave 2 years ago

Congrats Sumukh...

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank you very much Gerardo...:-)

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 2 years ago

Super Congratulations Sumukha :)

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank you TishannePatterson..:-)

TishannePatterson
TishannePatterson 2 years ago

Beautiful! Wonderful spotting and picture. Thank you!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank you very much willie..!

williefromwi
williefromwi 2 years ago

Congrats my friend on the honor of having your photo, and spotting chosen.

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thanks Carol..:-)

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank you very much for the feature Karen..:-) Very happy for that..:-):-)

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 2 years ago

Congratulations! WAY TO GO! Wonderful moth!

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

Congratulations Sumukha, this awesome moth is featured in the Project Noah blog on the Moths if India today! http://blog.projectnoah.org/

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank u very much MayraSpringmann..:-)

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 2 years ago

Beautiful!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank u very much SatyenMehta..:-)

Wild Things
Wild Things 2 years ago

Amazing pic, Sumukha.

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank u very much for the compliments Sachin Zaveri, Leuba and argybee..:):)

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 2 years ago

Very Beautiful,

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 2 years ago

looks like it's clothed in its own silk - beautiful! and good spotting !

Argy Bee
Argy Bee 2 years ago

Wings like the thickest velvet curtains and what colours!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank u very much CarolSnowMilne..:)

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 2 years ago

had to come back and see this amazing moth and hopefully others will get to enjoy it too as I am.

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank u AnjaliAnantharam..:-)

AnjaliAnantharam
AnjaliAnantharam 2 years ago

Beautiful!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Thank u AbouTaGirl..:-)

Shimoga, Karnataka, India

Lat: 13.92, Long: 75.57

Spotted on Apr 22, 2009
Submitted on Nov 8, 2011

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