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Photo by Ali A. Reihani

I stumbled upon this moth in the garden.

Utetheisa pulchella, the crimson-speckled flunkeycrimson-speckled footman, or crimson-speckled moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by Carl Linnaeus in his 1758 10th edition of Systema Naturae.…

Photo by Ali A. Reihani

I found this beautifully coloured hornet in my home garden.

The Asian hornet (Vespa velutina), also known as the yellow-legged hornet or Asian predatory wasp, is a species of hornet indigenous to Southeast Asia.…