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Description:

A moth is an insect related to the butterfly, both being of the order Lepidoptera. Moths form the majority of this order; there are thought to be about 160,000 species of moth (nearly ten times the number of species of butterfly), with thousands of species yet to be described. Most species of moth are nocturnal, but there are crepuscular and diurnal species.




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6 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Wooww..

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Superb shot!

williefromwi
williefromwi 7 years ago

I will agree with Bayucca, excellent macro work, can you put up a photo of the entire moth, your work is impressive.

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Excellent macro!! Do you have any other shots of the whole moth, that we may be able to get an ID?

nickashforth
nickashforth 7 years ago

Beautiful.

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Wow fantastic grate shot!

AlbertTamayo
Spotted by
AlbertTamayo

Metro Manila, Philippines

Lat: 14.67, Long: 121.11

Spotted on Oct 16, 2008
Submitted on May 8, 2012

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