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Handmaiden Moth

Handmaiden Moth
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Copyright: Ram Thakur (ramthakur) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4316 W: 231 N: 14052] (56953)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2018-03-26
Categories: Insects
Camera: Sony Cyber shot HX50V
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/200 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2019-08-27 6:27
Viewed: 473
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
I took this picture with my compact camera in 2018. This is going to be my last picture on TN.
Good bye!!

Syntomoides imaon, the handmaiden moth, is a moth of subfamily Arctiinae, subfamily Ctenuchinae. The systematics of the subfamily is under revision. It was described by Pieter Cramer in 1780. It is well distributed in Sikkim, Khasi hills and throughout India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, and Hong Kong.


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

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  • hsn6a Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 160 W: 0 N: 435] (8652)
  • [2019-08-28 2:08]


Hello Ram,
A fantastic capture of a very interesting and colorful moth.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2019-08-28 5:01]

Hi Ram,i can't uderstand your choice to leave this website but no problem,i respect your choice,and the pic is very very nice,a perfect capture of this colorful moth on a wall. I wish you all the best....Luciano

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2019-08-29 0:29]

Thanks so much RAM for all your contributions, they are very, very precious.
I hope however that photography will still be one of your passions and I’m sure that preserving nature will always be one of your main preoccupations.
Take care
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