Iron Prominent


Notodonta dromedarius – A moth which looks like it is suffering from oxidation with its distinct red rusty markings. One of the easier of the night lepidoptera to photograph. They are fairly calm and will remain still for a long time.


Iron Prominent Notodonta dromedarius


Iron Prominent Notodonta dromedarius


Iron Prominent Notodonta dromedarius


Copyright: Peter Hillman
Camera used: Nikon D7200
Date taken: 20th July 2017
Place: Attracted to moth trap, rear garden, Staffordshire


 

12 thoughts on “Iron Prominent

    • I always enjoy seeing these, and their like. I think they like us humans really, for when they are on your finger they don’t like to let go, such is their tight grip with those legs. Thank you, Steve πŸ™‚

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