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Beautiful Wood Nymph

Eudryas grata

Description:

This moth has a black band behind its head, hair legs, and a red stripe at the end of its wings. In other pictures I've seen of this species, the red color is much brighter, and there are even patches of green as well. You can see a slight curve of green at the back of the wing, which distinguishes it from E. unio.

Habitat:

Forest.

Notes:

I'm not sure why, but it reminds me of a furry bear. For more information, check out BugGuide's page: http://bugguide.net/node/view/3060.

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1 Comment

TakaJNozaki
TakaJNozaki 9 years ago

This guy looks so cool!

Latimeria
Spotted by
Latimeria

Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jul 1, 2010
Submitted on Feb 19, 2011

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