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Io Moth (Male)

Automeris io


Family: Saturniidae, Subfamily: Hemileucinae. Wingspan: 50-80 mm. Sexually dimorphic. Male. Forewing is yellow. Yellow Hindwing has a red streak along inner margin and large blue eyspots boldy outlined in black. Hosts: Deciduous trees. Adult do not have mouthparts.


Comes from woodlands. Came to light.

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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

very nice!

Carol Snow Milne
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Carol Snow Milne

Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Jul 1, 2014
Submitted on Jul 2, 2014

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