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Photo #3861: Catocala fraxini


Catocala fraxini

Base gallery. Upperside. Alive insect.

Photo, and identified by: Alexander Birukov. Image redone at the website

Date and time, location shooting/catching: 2008-08-22 05:04:00, Moscow region, Odintsovsky district, at Petelino railway station

Photographer's comment: Flew to the light of a mercury vapor lamp. Gender was identified by its size.

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05.06.2011 14:49, Maxim Schwarz

Awesome! This year I'm also going to catch some night butterflies to UV mercury-vapor or mercury-vapor lamps for make shots.

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