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Imperial Moth

Eacles imperialis


Cool moth I saw on a tree. Looks just like the leaves around it.

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Imperial Moth
Eacles imperialis


Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 5 years ago

The density of the brownish spots suggest whether is is a male or female.

ceherzog 5 years ago

THe markings on your Imperial Moth look quite different from the one I at first I thought it was a different species. Scroll down on the Wikipedia link to see the numerous variations of patterns! Really neat moth!

batex 5 years ago

please consider adding this spot to my mission, Insects of tn:

mkbolivianwonder 5 years ago

:) thanks. I wouldn't have seen it if it hadn't been shuffling around on the tree. There were leaves all around that were exactly the same color

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 5 years ago

Very nice spotting mkbolivianwonder
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West Virginia, USA

Lat: 38.49, Long: -81.83

Spotted on Aug 4, 2012
Submitted on Aug 4, 2012

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