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Make
OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD
Model
C4100Z,C4000Z
Shutter Speed
10/300 second
Aperture
F/2.8
Focal Length
19 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
May 13, 2007, 6:54:18 PM
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Female Io moth by J-Y-M Female Io moth by J-Y-M
Bred ex ova. (May 2007)
The male is quite different: [link]

The larva: young [link] and full grown [link]
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:iconcautioncone16:
cautioncone16 Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2013
Moths scare the shit out of me :iconhideplz:

But why are they all so beautiful?? > <
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
That is the question... ;-)
But they are absolutely harmless.
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:iconcautioncone16:
cautioncone16 Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2013
It is indeed
Yeah, I know they are, but they look so creepy! I'll never hurt one though
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RuthMaryforever Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2009
wow this is stunning :)
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Yes, I agree, stunning creature indeed... :-)
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RuthMaryforever Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2009
^_^
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ogiedomane Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2009
this photo has been featured in "Backyard Beauties and Critters" in my journal thank you for lending your art to this project..

Luca :iconogiedomane:
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:iconcycoze:
cycoze Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful.
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:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you. :-)
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cycoze Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
You're very welcome.
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