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Luna Moth: May 2011

posted May 26, 2011 12:02 PM by Hester Burch

Male Luna Moth

Male

Female Luna Moth

Female

photos copyright Hester Burch

Luna moths (Actias luna) are stunning moths. Did you know that the adult moths only live about a week? The adult moths don’t eat. They do all the eating that they need as a caterpillar.

Found near Elms property June 2010.

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