Back to gallery overview
Feature: Photo of the Month Archive (21/72)
FLIGHT PATTERN OF MOTHS AT NIGHT
30s Time-Lapse Shows Spiral Flight Paths of Moths
It is assumed by hypothesis that moths use transverse navigation to maintain their flight path at night. Following this theory, a moth that encounters a white artificial light mistakes it for the moon, its primary navigational reference.
Copyright:© 2012 Jeff J. Daly - Fundamental Photographs
Search for Keywords: