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Pine Devil Moth

Citheronia sepulcralis

Description:

A kind of silk moth with rusty brown-maroon wings with red veins. Indistinct dark spot on each side. First photo taken in shadow, colors are closer to true than the others, which were taken in strong sunlight. Wings about 2 inches across in these photos.



2 Comments

suzmonk
suzmonk 5 years ago

Thanks for the ID, Livan ... and I'll look into submitting it to bugguide.net.

LivanEscudero
LivanEscudero 5 years ago

If able, it would be a good one to submit to bugguide.net
They don't have any submissions for Mississippi of this month.

suzmonk
Spotted by
suzmonk

Mississippi, USA

Lat: 32.83, Long: -88.48

Spotted on Aug 6, 2014
Submitted on Aug 7, 2014

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