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Orange banded moth, Ranomafana, Madagascar Vibrant dark to light orange, heavily banded all across the wings.<br />
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Possibly Eois/Asthenini sp. Africa,LepiLED,Madagascar,Madagascar 2019,Ranomafana National Park,World Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Orange banded moth, Ranomafana, Madagascar

Vibrant dark to light orange, heavily banded all across the wings.

Possibly Eois/Asthenini sp.

    comments (7)

  1. WOW! I love this moth! Simple, colorful, and elegant. Posted 6 months ago
    1. Thanks! Got a small series of attractive ones now coming up :) Posted 6 months ago
      1. Similar, but not quite: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eois#/media/File:Eois_grataria_ab_mediofusca,_Krantzkloof_Natuurreservaat,_a.jpg

        Eois sp. looks like a pretty good match.
        Posted 6 months ago
        1. Thank you, I remember it being a tricky genus because there are some in the Colombia set too. Posted 6 months ago
          1. Yep, and it could technically be a totally different genus that we aren't familiar with. Posted 6 months ago
  2. Holy moly! This is a gorgeous moth! Posted 6 months ago
    1. Thanks, on behalf of :) Posted 6 months ago

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Uploaded Sep 12, 2019. Captured Jul 13, 2019 20:03.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/13.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm