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dimalexa 4 5 Greece
30 May 2017 2:25AM
Perfect detailed set, Paulo!
Dimitris
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
30 May 2017 2:33AM
I think it is a variety of a hawk moth-- a pretty one!
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 20 Canada
30 May 2017 2:40AM
A superb macro.
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
30 May 2017 2:45AM
Sao muito raras! This is a rare little beastie indeed!!!......I have been told this is a moth!!!!......
This is a Large Red-belted Clearwing moth and is nationally scarce, in the UK I have only seen it once..... A beautiful find Paulo.
Isabel GrinGrin
Spkr51 5 United States
30 May 2017 3:34AM
Excellent macro ****** SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
30 May 2017 5:12AM
WoW....This is brilliant.....Mal.
Great capture of this beautiful little creature. A brilliant find as per Chinga's description.
Rae
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
30 May 2017 6:21AM
A lovely set
tonyguitar 9 77 37 Canada
30 May 2017 6:51AM
Isabel adds more interest to your magical macro of a rare ' Large Red-Belted Clear wing moth '. This is so outstandingly well taken. Out of awards but you sure deserve them . TG
KarenFB Plus
15 5.8k 183 England
30 May 2017 7:14AM
Wow! What a find!!! I'm afraid I'm going to disagree with Isabel (sorry!) - this is a Fiery Clearwing (Pyropteron chrysidiformis)................extremely rare and only found in sunny coastal areas (around the very Southeast of England). The caterpillar lives in the roots of docks, especially curled dock and sorrel. It is now considered 'endangered'. I feel quite envious! Smile Brilliantly caught.
30 May 2017 7:42AM
Stunning images. Well captured.
30 May 2017 8:11AM
Super set Paulo,
Fred.
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
30 May 2017 9:15AM
Congratulations - it seems you've captured a rare moth!
Kate Grin
30 May 2017 9:28AM
a fine set
prefer v.1 for its diagonal compo
viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
30 May 2017 9:40AM
A beautiful creature and excellent images Paulo.

Phil.
TonyDy Plus
13 55 3 United Kingdom
30 May 2017 10:53AM
Great shot of this Clearwing moth, Paulo.
Tony
30 May 2017 1:38PM
Excellent macro set
30 May 2017 4:36PM
Brilliant macro images, Paulo.Smile
dark_lord Plus
17 2.9k 787 England
30 May 2017 9:38PM
Superb shot of a striking creature.
Great to get an ID too, and to know it's a rarity.
jocas 6 6 United Kingdom
31 May 2017 6:24AM
What a beauty GrinGrin well spotted and superbly captured GrinGrin
Bantu 8 7 1 India
31 May 2017 6:30AM
Fantastic photography paulo.

Vikram
bliba Plus
16 2 Austria
31 May 2017 11:59AM
super ...love the yellow
Jukka Plus
10 1 Finland
31 May 2017 8:08PM
An excellent macro , Paulo ! SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
31 May 2017 10:11PM
A rarity captured beautifully, well done.Smile
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