Thursday, 13 September 2007

A Moth.


I have no idea what type of moth this is, but I did spend some time following it around the garden waiting for it to settle more than two seconds.
update:
Cinnabar Moth Tyria jacobaeae LOrder : Lepidoptera Family: Arctiidae
Thanks to Marc of Townsville Qld for the research!

4 comments:

W. E. Messamore said...

That's one badass looking moth! Great picture too.

gecko said...

Thank you w.e. I've not seen any other of this type around.

farkinott said...

Cinnabar Moth
Tyria jacobaeae L

Great photo!
Marc

gecko said...

Thank you on two counts Marc. Got your mail, interesting info:)