Poodle moth, Venezuela

This is the recently discovered poodle moth photographed by taxonomist Dr Arthur Anker during a recent trip to Venezuela. Poodle moth isn't its official name though, that's just what people are calling it until it can be properly classified.

Clearwing Tussock Moth (Lymantriinae)

Clearwing Tussock Moth (Lymantriinae), possibly Perina sp.

Scorpion Fly.

with its stained glass / mosaic wings, Scorpion Fly .Panorpa communis, the common scorpionfly

Радужный жук и роса

You don’t usually hear about insects being endangered since they’re typically found in huge numbers. However, the Rainbow Leaf Beetle (Chrysolina cerealis) is an extremely rare species of bug that is only found in a few small populations.

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