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Luna Moth

Actias luna

Description:

Distinctive moth. Large, lime green with purplish pink edges and eyespots. Yellowish body. First of year Luna for me and first one that I had seen in several years. I guess I just needed to move to Virginia. :-)

Habitat:

Suburban area with bordering field, vegetation and drainage ditch. Attracted to flood lights at night.


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1 Comment

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 4 years ago

Lucky! I want to see one!

ForestDragon
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ForestDragon

Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.51, Long: -77.65

Spotted on Apr 28, 2015
Submitted on Jun 4, 2015

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