Subject: Argema mittrei life stages
January 6, 2017 11:47 am
with my best wishes for 2017, I’d like to send You a drawing with Argema mittrei life stages as a little Christmas present…
Signature: Bostjan Dvorak
Happy New Year Bostjan,
Thank you for submitting your beautiful drawing. Argema mittrei is really a beautiful Giant Silkmoth. While we do not have any images on our site of that species, we do have an image of a relative from the African mainland, Argema mimosae, on our site. We also have an image of what we believe to be the Caterpillar of Argema mimosae. Perhaps you can let us know if that identification is correct. Mada Magazine has a nice article on the Madagascar Moon Moth or Comet Moth.