On the ball #2

By bricurtis
On the ball #2

Moth on a Helenium bud...................not sure of moth ID. ........ 4 frames stacked for extra detail on moth.

Found this moth on our green patio table - product placement - I put it on the flower.Smile

Don't know if there is anyone on here who knows anything about moths.WinkWinkWink

Big thanks to - mohikan22 - franken - Snapitt - dmhuynh72 - for UA's on previous image.

Thanks for stopping by.

EDIT Thanks to Ade and Pamela for ID. It is a Buff Arches moth.

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Tags: Insects General Moths Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Helenium Wildlife and nature Buff Arches

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Comments


TonyDy Plus
7 5 2 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2012 8:06PM
Very good shot, Brian.
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canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2012 8:36PM
Well captured
Jim
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2012 8:37PM
You must be the moth whisperer! Super comp and detail Brian!
Ann
Norfolkboy 10 1 4 England
18 Jul 2012 8:42PM
Superb image, Brian.
Colin
OAKEY 8 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2012 8:42PM
Great close up work Brian, love the markings on the moth and lovely detail.
ShaunSmile
Sean_Dillon 7 2 2 England
18 Jul 2012 9:19PM
Cracking image, great detail captured.
John
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
18 Jul 2012 9:20PM
A superb detailed image, Brian, I'm sure Ade will ID it for you Smile Carol
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
18 Jul 2012 9:29PM
Not telling you because it's better than the one or two I have in my p/f Sad

Ade Tongue

P.S. Buff Arches-Habrosyne pyritoidesGrin
pamelajean Plus
10 964 1830 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2012 9:33PM
It's buff arches, Brian, and a very fine image indeed.
See it here .
That UK Moths site is very useful.
Drat, uploaded comment at same time as Ade.
JenniCh 11 32 2 England
18 Jul 2012 9:44PM
Beautiful shot ................ Jenni
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
18 Jul 2012 9:46PM

Quote:Drat, uploaded comment at same time as Ade.


GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin Sorry Pam Wink
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
18 Jul 2012 9:52PM
Thanks to Ade and Pamela for the ID.Smile

Brian.
19 Jul 2012 12:25AM
A wonderful capture Bri. Stands out nicely against the background

Mark
Ayoob 5 Australia
19 Jul 2012 1:03AM
Just amazing !!!!!!!very well done.........GrinGrinGrin
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
19 Jul 2012 8:40AM
Another impressive macro Brian.

Ken
johnjo58 6 2 5 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 9:00AM
So beautiful Brian, top notch work
David
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 2:00PM
Amazing! Superbly captured and worked - it's almost 3D!
Carol
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
20 Jul 2012 11:48AM
WOW. Gorgeous moth!!

Superb shot of it, Brian.

Andrew
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
20 Jul 2012 2:32PM
Cracking good shot Brian. Wonderful detail.
Ron
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
22 Jul 2012 10:36PM
A top class macro Brian, the detail and colours are exceptional
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2012 2:19AM
Beautiful specimen... Lovely shot. IB

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