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Dysgonia torrida

Dysgonia torrida
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Copyright: Nikos Roditakis (NikosR) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 76 W: 3 N: 447] (3436)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-07-24
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D5200, Nikon 55-200mm DX AF-S Lens
Exposure: f/16, 1/60 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-07-29 4:29
Viewed: 594
Points: 10
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Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)
Lepidoptera: Noctuidae
Common name: Jigsaw

Dysgonia torrida is a noctuid common in Creta fauna. There are multiple generations per year. Adults flight period is from May to September. This species has a wingspan of 45-50mm.

The larvae feed on Zea mays (Poaceae), Ricinus communis, Punica granatum, Lantana camara and in some species of family Euphorbiaceae.

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Ciao Nikos, great macro of beautiful moth, fine details, wonderful colors and splendid sharpness, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-07-29 6:13]

Hi Nikos,perfect capture of this trinagle moth trying a difficult camouflage,very good details and natural colors too,never seen in my country.Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

hallo Nikos
beautiful moth with good details and lovely colours
thanks gr lou

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  • hsn6a Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 160 W: 0 N: 435] (8652)
  • [2015-07-30 3:04]

Hello Nikos,
a very nice capture dysgonia,thanks..

Hello Nikos, What a camouflage.....Excellent capture.

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