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OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD
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C4100Z,C4000Z
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10/1000 second
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Oct 2, 2004, 8:12:39 AM
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Argema mittrei, male by J-Y-M Argema mittrei, male by J-Y-M
The wonderful Comet Moth (Argema mittrei, from Madagascar (male there).
(breeding specimen)

See the caterpillar here: [link]

and a close-up of its head here: [link]
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:icondaybreaksdawn:
DaybreaksDawn Featured By Owner May 21, 2014
Amazing!!! :O
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ZuzBla Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I took the liberty of using your excelent picture of this beauty as a color scheme for this [link] an thus featuring (uhm promoting, introducing *rubs head*) you in the description. I hope you dont mind :-)
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J-Y-M Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Of course I don't mind! Thank you for this and :clap: for your work. :-)
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:iconzuzbla:
ZuzBla Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You are welcome! and thanks for you appreciation^^
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kickingchildren Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2011
wow
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:icongothicjellybean:
GothicJellyBean Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2010
Wooow! I wanna hold it!!!
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
:-)
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OfGermanBlood Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2009
These are amazing creatures
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zufalls-foto Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
beautiful moth.
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Yes, really fascinating. :-)
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