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luna moths

Actias luna


Woke one morning to find three luna moths clinging to the screen door. No doubt they were convening for some late-season mating.


Deciduous hardwood forests. They were no doubt attracted to the many sweetgum trees around us.

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Rachel8 13 years ago

thanks. yes-- practically 'bedroom eyes' !

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 13 years ago

love the antennae and the subtle false eyes that look half open

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North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Aug 5, 2008
Submitted on Apr 22, 2011

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