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Picture of the Week - Emperor Moth

03 Jul 2010 09:26 - 17 May 2013 12:34 #704 by Anonymous
Picture of the Week - Emperor Moth was created by Anonymous

A wild male Emperor moth (Saturniidae) of the species Antheraea frithi pedunculata in Pang Sida National Park, Thailand. The male antennae are sensitive chemoreceptors, combing out pheromone molecules from the female over long distances (upto 4.5 kilometres).{kunena_discuss:694}


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