Studio Sixty Six
Cerma cerintha

Cerma cerintha



Pigment ink print on matte archival quality paper



1 - Unmounted - Print 10" x 15" landscape on 13" x 19" sheet, $200.00


2 - Medium - Print 44" x 32”, Framed 45" x 33”, Print mounted on dibond in glassless 1" x 3” birch frame, $1,500.00


Artist's Insight:

Common name: One-eye sphinx, Latin Species name: Cerma cerintha

Collected in Lac Bonin, Quebec on July 3, 2006

When the Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth (Cerma cerintha) is at rest, its wings are folded back along the body. The colouration gives it the appearance of a bird dropping: mostly white in the middle, and dark at both ends.

This moth has a wingspread of 32 mm.