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Luna Moth

Actias luna

Description:

Large distinctive pale green moth with long tails on the hindwings. Purplish front edge to forwings, legs and antennae.

Habitat:

Suburban. Attracted to flood lights at night.


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ForestDragon
Spotted by
ForestDragon

Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.48, Long: -77.64

Spotted on Aug 25, 2016
Submitted on Feb 21, 2020

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