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Found in my back yard in the woods. This was directly under a tulip tree
Please compare the following taxa:Tulip-tree Silk Moth, Callosamia anguliferahttp://bugguide.net/node/view/482Promethea Moth, Callosamia prometheahttp://bugguide.net/node/view/22990
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Nice spotting! This is also known as Spicebush Silkmoth. Male moths may fly late in the afternoon but females fly only at night.
Spotted on Jun 25, 2011 Submitted on Jun 25, 2011
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