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Giant Rothschildia Silkmoth

Rothschildia orizaba

Description:

Black, brown, white, pink moth, about 10 cm long, comming out of the cocoon

Habitat:

site close to xerophyllus shrubland, on an ornamental tree in a garden.

2 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Giant Rothschildia Silkmoth
Rothschildia orizaba Rothschildia orizaba
Marlon829
Marlon829 8 years ago
Atlas Moth "Mariposa" - Philippines
Attacus atlas Attacus atlas


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10 Comments

YurianaMartínez
YurianaMartínez 8 years ago

thanks as well to the id suggestions by bayucca and Marlon

YurianaMartínez
YurianaMartínez 8 years ago

Thanks to Yuco, Jared, Muckpuk and Rebecca!!

RebeccaSatterlee
RebeccaSatterlee 8 years ago

Stunning capture and with emergence to boot.

Muckpuk
Muckpuk 8 years ago

Fantastic!

JC_Forester
JC_Forester 8 years ago

Nice series. The first picture is awesome.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Gorgeous moth!

YurianaMartínez
YurianaMartínez 8 years ago

Thanks Adarsha and Mona :)

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 8 years ago

Amazing..

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 8 years ago

Nice one Yuriana! Loved it :)

YurianaMartínez
YurianaMartínez 8 years ago

thanks bayucca, as always!

YurianaMartínez
Spotted by
YurianaMartínez

CDMX, Mexico

Spotted on Jun 5, 2013
Submitted on Jun 5, 2013

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