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Luna Moth

Actias luna


Large wingspan (at least 5" across), solid pale green color with brown highlights and circular markings


Found in Northeast Missouri, near mostly fruit and nut orchards, but other wooded areas are nearby


Unfortunately, this moth was brought indoors where the photo was taken

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Luna moth
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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Nice one - was it returned outdoors?

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Louisiana, Missouri, USA

Spotted on Aug 9, 2013
Submitted on Aug 9, 2013

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