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Polyphemus moth

Antheraea Polyphemus

Description:

Tan colour, about 6 inch wingspan

Notes:

A large moth that landed on our patio. Does anyone know what it came from?

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2 Comments

Ethan Daguerre
Ethan Daguerre 6 years ago

Thanks for the information Matt

Sphingid_Matt
Sphingid_Matt 6 years ago

Polyphemus moth Anthereaea polyphemus

Ethan Daguerre
Spotted by
Ethan Daguerre

Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Jun 7, 2014
Submitted on Jun 8, 2014

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