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Pygmy Emperor Moth

Rohaniella pygmaea

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Pygmy Emperor Moth
Rohaniella pygmaea Rohaniella pygmaea African Moths


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13 Comments

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 7 years ago

Wonderful find Altha.

Ietermagog
Ietermagog 7 years ago

Lovely colours!

Mari du Preez
Mari du Preez 7 years ago

stunning

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Wonderful!

What a beauty!

Beautiful capture!

Spectacular !

Telse
Telse 7 years ago

Good Gosh! That's beautiful!

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 7 years ago

Nice one Altha!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Perhaps it is after all:
http://www.ispot.org.za/node/154559

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

I'm having second thoughts about this one...the white fringe at the top does not appear in pictures of Rohaniella pygmaea that I have seen.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

What a beauty!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Lovely spotting, Altha! Could you add this and your other fantastic moths to my mission, "Moths of the World?" http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8841...

Mookgopong Local Municipality, Limpopo, South Africa

Spotted on Jan 26, 2013
Submitted on Jan 26, 2013

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