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Luna Moth (female)

Actias luna


Female Luna Moth, late afternoon, almost dusk, on a sidewalk.


Companion spotting of a male, a few days earlier ...

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suzmonk 4 years ago

Thank you, Stephen, very kind of you to say ...

StephenSolomons 4 years ago

Beautiful images Suzie. I should have checked in here earlier. You have a nice touch

suzmonk 4 years ago

Thank you, Marta, they are stunners ...

The MnMs
The MnMs 4 years ago

Beautiful! I wish I can see one of these luna moths one day, but for this I need to be in US :-)

suzmonk 4 years ago

Thanks, Hema, you too! I've been having pretty good luck with Lunas and other moths. Knock on wood. Still have a few I haven't had a chance to post. During Moth Week, I noticed that, if you keep your eye out for them, moths are everywhere ... even if you don't get much of a chance for field trips.

Hema 4 years ago

Awesome Suz!!this is on my wish list!
I see you have added some amazing spots!!

Scooba, Mississippi, USA

Lat: 32.83, Long: -88.48

Spotted on Jul 31, 2014
Submitted on Aug 11, 2014

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