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Old Jun 10, 2005, 12:15 PM   #1
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These two shots were of a moth, but what type of moth? can anyone help here? and the next show was of a mayfly.
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Old Jun 10, 2005, 12:16 PM   #2
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The Mayfly.
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Old Jun 10, 2005, 3:39 PM   #3
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a femalefall webwormmoth. could be a viriety of acrea moth (tiger moth). how big was it?

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Old Jun 11, 2005, 8:31 AM   #4
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correction. it's a male acreae moth. a type of tiger moth.

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Old Jun 12, 2005, 6:54 AM   #5
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Quickly, capture the king of all moths (identified by his royal cape), and ransom him for a kings (moth) fortune.:blah:

Good close-up!
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Thanks so much for letting me know the name of the moth, i was waiting and hoping for it to open its wings to take a shot but it was quite happy basking in the sunlight for hours, turned my back for a minute and it as gone! clever and beautiful little creature. regards.
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Thank you.
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