Aquamarine (water of the sea), green fluorite, and silvery muscovite. From Nagar Mine, Pakistan. Brice and Christophe Gobin specimen. Photo by Jeff Scovil. Tag Some Aquamarine Lovers Visit Amazing Geologist for more.
Oleander Hawk Moth (Daphnis nerii) by Steve Covey: Rhodes, Greece. has a [nearly wing span; caterpillars feed on oleander leaves and are immune to their toxicity. Adult feed on the fragrant blossoms of jasmine, honey suckle and petunia.
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.