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Luna Moth: May 2011

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

Male Luna Moth


Female Luna Moth


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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