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Imperial Moth

Eacles imperialis


Late afternoon, strong sun on a slant in all but the first photo. I was happy to find an Imperial Moth this summer. Larvae feed on plants the Southeast U.S. has in abundance, oak, maple, sweetgum, sassafras, pine. Large moth, wingspan of this one 3.5 to 4 inches.

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1 Comment

suzmonk 5 years ago

Thank you, Luis ...

LuisStevens 5 years ago

Great series!

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Scooba, Mississippi, USA

Lat: 32.83, Long: -88.48

Spotted on Aug 15, 2014
Submitted on Aug 18, 2014

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