Tuesday, July 09, 2013

California Ctenucha

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Pronounced "ten-oocha", this moth appears rarely in my garden, but what a sight it is when I'm lucky enough to come across it.

I say "it" referring to the moth species; obviously, in this photo, they're a "they".

Ah, fun in the garden.

Click on the link to see a bit about them:  http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Ctenucha-multifaria

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Sylvia K said...

Handsome little critter isn't he!! Great shot as always, Christine! Hope you're having a great week -- both of you!!

Farmgirl Susan said...

They're gorgeous! I love moths.

Anonymous said...

Oh wow! How interesting-looking!