colorful animals | leopard moth

  • Oni Nottellin

    Giant Leopard moth: The Giant Leopard Moth or Eyed Tiger Moth (Hypercompe scribonia) has a distinct pattern of black rings, reminiscent to those found in its namesake the leopard. The moth's unmistakeable colorings is aposematic, meaning that they are actually "advertising" the bug's unpalatability to potential predators.

  • Doug Harrington

    Giant Leopard Moth or Eyed Tiger Moth is a moth of the family Arctiidae. It is distributed throughout the Southern and Eastern United States from New England to Mexico.

  • Shannon Donovan

    Top Ten Most Beautiful Moths | most beautiful insect leopard moth Top 10 Most Beautiful Insects in ...

More from this board


Giant leopard moth.. Austin, Texas, U.S (by nikkorsnapper on Flickr)


Hoffman's Checkerspot, Chlosyne hoffmanni, near Bassetts, California

Variable Checkerspot (Euphydryas chalcedona)

Orange barred sulphur

~~Ulysses Butterfly by JulieM~~

Gulf Fritillary butterfly

The Panther (Neurosigma siva, Limenitidinae)

Helicopis Gnidus Butterfly

Anthocharis cardamines by © evan 47


Great Spangled Fritillary in Wild Bergamot

Actias dubernardi, Male by Marco Equitani

The species is called Comostola laesaria and adults only grow to have a wingspan of 20 mm.

Transparent Butterfly

~~ The Gypsy Costume ~~

~~the most beautiful by ivo pandoli~~


Gaudy Baron

thailand butterflies photos - Google Search

butterfly photos

Tiger Swallow-Tail

Australian Butterfly

Papuan butterfly