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Io Moth

Automeris io

Description:

~2 inch wide wingspan, yellow moth with eyespots on the hindwings and a red fringe along the inside of the hindwings next to the body.

Habitat:

Very rural area in open area of woods where a house sits.

Notes:

Attracted to moth lights/sheet.

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LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Virginia, USA

Lat: 36.74, Long: -82.90

Spotted on Jul 6, 2017
Submitted on Jul 7, 2017

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