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Walnut Sphinx

Amorpha juglandis

Description:

Adult moths are nocturnal, being found rarely outside the early hours of the night.

Habitat:

It lives from the Atlantic Ocean to the Rocky Mountains and from the southern United States up into parts of Canada. Seen in my backyard

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3 Comments

Brian Parsons
Brian Parsons 9 years ago

gorgeous moth - I can see why you were excited

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Thank you - this is one of the "fancier" moths I have seen so I was excited.

ThaddeusFears
ThaddeusFears 9 years ago

Wow, such rich browns! Nice!

Maria dB
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Maria dB

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jul 6, 2012
Submitted on Jul 9, 2012

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