Heady maiden daisies

The Heady Maiden, Amata Cerbera, is a day flying moth, although it looks amazingly unmothlike.

Heady maiden daisies lots

They feed on the nectar of flowers with male and female looking the same

Heady Maiden no 1

They communicate with chemical signals and although they have bright colours they fall prey to
chameleons and birds.

Heady maiden daisies

We see them each year at Rietvlei

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