25 de jun de 2014

Mariposa Atlas Branca Africana / African White-ringed Atlas Moth (Epiphora mythimnia)

Biologia-Vida | Photo: Cecil Thompson
 Já viu uma mariposa tão linda? A Mariposa Atlas Branca Africana (Epiphora mythimnia) encontrada na África do Sul, Botswana e Zimbabwe pertence a família das maiores mariposas do mundo, Saturniidae, e pode chegar a 30cm de envergadura da asa.©

Photo: :Glenn:
Have seen such a beautiful white moth? The African White-ringed Atlas Moth (Epiphora mythimnia) found in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, belongs to the family of the largest moths in the world, Saturniidae, and can reach 30cm wingspan.©
Photo: Dr. Anatolij Kulak
Photo: Lorenzo Comoglio
Sources: What's That Bug / Wildlide Extra / African Moth
Postado por Thalita Morais