Mating Forester Moths from Israel

Lepidopteran love
April 12, 2010
Here’s a lovely couple of Zygaena graslini moths working on the next generation.
Eastern Samaria, Israel

Mating Forester Moths

Hi Ben,
Zygaena graslini is in the family Zygaenidae, which according to Wikipedia are called Forester Moths or Burnet Moths.  In North America, the Grape Leaf Skeletonizer is in this family.

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