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Euplagia quadripunctaria thousands of moths in "the valley of the butterflies" in Rhodes Euplagia quadripunctaria,Geotagged,Greece,Jersey Tiger,Rhodes,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Euplagia quadripunctaria

thousands of moths in "the valley of the butterflies" in Rhodes

    comments (8)

  1. This grouping is an astonishing spectacle and makes for a dynamic visual effect. Wonderful spotting, thank you for sharing with us! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thank you :-)
      this "valley of the butterflies" in Rhodes is a known local attraction - between June and September, the whole valley is full with many many thousands of moths (yes, they're not really butterflies...) - they are just everywhere, and the effect is stunning!
      Posted 3 years ago
  2. Wow, Yael! What an incredible sight! Thanks for sharing! Love this! Posted 3 years ago
    1. thank you :-) Posted 3 years ago
  3. Amazing! Never seen so many together in my life! Posted 2 years ago
    1. it's truly incredible! an amazing place to visit! Posted 2 years ago
  4. Unbelievable! such a unique beauty! Posted 2 years ago
    1. it is really unvelievable, even when you are there, it's amazing and unique! Posted 2 years ago

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"Euplagia quadripunctaria", the Jersey tiger, is a day-flying moth of the family Erebidae.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Yael Orgad
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By Yael Orgad

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Uploaded Jul 24, 2019. Captured Jul 6, 2019 13:18 in Unnamed Road, Rodos 851 06, Greece.
  • COOLPIX B700
  • f/5.6
  • 10/150s
  • ISO320
  • 116.5mm