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Urania Moth (Urania boisduvalii)

Swallowtail Moth Family Uraniidae

Photos of Urania fulgens

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They were numerous flitting among the shrubs along a trail where we went horseback riding in the Pinar del Rio area.  
This photo was taken at night of a specimen in a basket covering a light bulb at an open air restaurant.

November 2004 (Sue Sill)

12 Oct 2005 / Main South Texas Page