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Eggstrodinary! Amata Passalis AKA Tiger Moth (Sandal Defoliator) - is a species of Moth that are found in several parts of India. They are very common especially in South India.<br />
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These eggs (~2 days old) are of a Tiger Moth, and I couldn&#039;t think of a better way to click their pic other than an extreme closeup. This high quality image of the eggs has good surface details. Watch it in full screen and zoom in! Amata Pasallis,Amata passalis,Bangalore,Eggs,Geotagged,India,Moth,Tiger moth,moth week 2018 Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Eggstrodinary!

Amata Passalis AKA Tiger Moth (Sandal Defoliator) - is a species of Moth that are found in several parts of India. They are very common especially in South India.

These eggs (~2 days old) are of a Tiger Moth, and I couldn't think of a better way to click their pic other than an extreme closeup. This high quality image of the eggs has good surface details. Watch it in full screen and zoom in!

    comments (5)

  1. Beautifully done, a photo that raises questions and curiosity. Posted 6 years ago
    1. Thanks! I agree.

      I had never seen a Moth's eggs this close before. I could get closer, but some other time, may be.
      Posted 6 years ago
  2. Lovely Posted 6 years ago
    1. Thank you! Posted 6 years ago
  3. Pearls!! Posted 6 years ago

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Amata passalis is a species of wasp moth found in India.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Avinash Krishnamurthy
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By Avinash Krishnamurthy

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Uploaded Sep 10, 2015. Captured Sep 10, 2015 12:18 in 5th Cross Rd, MEI Colony, Phase 3, Peenya, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560058, India.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • 1/160s
  • ISO100
  • 50mm