Patricia hawke
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Scorpion mama & babies.  This gives me a special admiration for the females of some species. It also reminds me to never complain about cranky human children ever again, there are things far worse!

Scorpion mama and her babies. A lot of insects, arachnids and lizards are excellent mothers - something most people associate only with mammals and birds.

Sunset Moth ~ EXQUISITE!!!

MADAGASCAN SUNSET MOTH (Chrysiridia rhipheus) ©InsaneShelton/Jennifer Shelton The Madagascan sunset moth or simply sunset moth, is a day-flying moth. It is considered to be one of the most impressive and beautiful Lepidoptera. Famous worldwide, it is.

Jumping Spider (Mendoza canestrinii), female, Slovakia, photography by Juraj Komar, via Flickr.

Jumping Spider (Mendoza canestrinii), female, Slovakia, photography by Juraj…

Orange Oakleaf Butterfly  by Henry Koh

art made by insects - Orange Oakleaf Butterfly - Located throughout tropical Asia - Photo by HenryKoh

image source The Rosy Maple Moth (Dryocampa rubicunda) is a North American moth in the Saturniidae family. Males have a wingspan of mm; females of mm. They have reddish-to-pink legs and antennae, yellow bodies.