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quinton Apr 12, 2011 7:02 PM

Can anyone ID this moth ?
 
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I have never seen one before.

banksy Apr 12, 2011 8:22 PM

I'm sure Stefan will identify this one for you!

jaharris1001 Apr 12, 2011 8:33 PM

it appears somewhat similar to a

Polyphemus Moth - Antheraea polyphemus

or at least in the general family of,, BIG sucker :D

quinton Apr 12, 2011 11:56 PM

!00% correct.I saw the top of the wings as it flew away. Thank you.

Clint501 Apr 13, 2011 10:21 AM

Those are really neat moths. You don't see them too often.


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