08.28.2010 Large Lace-border Moth

While composting our corn husks and cobs last night, I came across this resting moth in the woods.  Although butterflies are considered more attractive by many, I’ve found the moths to be just as attractive and the sheer profusion of species yields such amazing diversity of pattern.

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About Steve Gingold

I am a Nature Photographer with interests in all things related. Water, flowers, insects and fungi are my main interests but I am happy to photograph wildlife and landscapes and all other of Nature's subjects.
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1 Response to 08.28.2010 Large Lace-border Moth

  1. tomwhelan says:

    Beautiful even light and super detail – perfect specimen, too.


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