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 Post subject: Moth: Speckled Emperor
Unread postPosted: Sat Mar 06, 2010 10:05 am 
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Please help with this moth, the pic was taken one night on the west rand
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 Post subject: Re: Butterfly / moth ID needed
Unread postPosted: Sat Mar 06, 2010 9:31 pm 
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It's a Speckled Emperor moth (Gynanisa maja). They are fairly common in South Africa but its always great to see them.. especially when they flash their stunning red eye spots!

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