Monday, May 20, 2013
Macro Monday: Coat of Many Colors
This is a detail from a photo of a Giant Atlas Moth, taken at the butterfly house of the South Bend zoo. They are native to Malaysia. This one had just emerged from its cocoon that day and had a wingspan of about 10 inches. (They can be a full 12 inches wide.) Can you imagine seeing one of these floating around in your yard?
Just for fun, here's an even closer look:
Posted for Macro Monday at Lisa's Chaos.