Shop More Submit  Join Login
×




Details

Submitted on
May 2, 2010
Image Size
1.2 MB
Resolution
2288×1864
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
2,775 (5 today)
Favourites
136 (who?)
Comments
59
Downloads
180

Camera Data

Make
Panasonic
Model
DMC-FZ38
Shutter Speed
10/600 second
Aperture
F/3.7
Focal Length
51 mm
ISO Speed
400
Date Taken
May 2, 2010, 5:14:19 PM
×
Isabelle, adult male - 5 by J-Y-M Isabelle, adult male - 5 by J-Y-M
Actias [Graellsia] isabellae (Saturnidae), another male emerged on 2010/05/02.
Mythic and wonderful species.
It lives only in some stations of French Alps and Spain mountains. Protected by law.
Breeding specimen, ex ova. (orig. France),
18/04/2010
Caterpillar: [link] [link] [link]
Pupa and cocoon: [link] [link]
Adult moth: [link] [link] [link] [link]
Add a Comment:
 
:iconvrinda-the-wistful:
Vrinda-the-Wistful Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
:iconomgyescatplz:  Hard to believe.  I've never even heard of this one.  You did a spectacular job here, and the background is worthy of the subject ... :iconcocoheartplz:
Reply
:iconpitchblack1994:
pitchblack1994 Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Heart sublime
Reply
:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Merci !
C'est l'adjectif qui convient cette merveille de la nature, en effet. :-)
Reply
:iconpitchblack1994:
pitchblack1994 Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
ben oui je croit :) (Smile) 
Reply
:iconmiarath:
Miarath Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2013
Looks kind of otherworldly to me.
Reply
:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
I agree with you... :-)
Reply
:iconmiarath:
Miarath Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2013
Maybe it's these moths that's the source of many a fairytale or so, too.
Reply
:iconiytj:
iytj Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013
gorgeous moth!:clap:
Reply
:iconj-y-m:
J-Y-M Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Indeed. :-)
Reply
:iconiytj:
iytj Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013
:nod:
Reply
Add a Comment: