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Description:

Large, orange, furry, moth found near 7-11 parking lot.

2 Species ID Suggestions

Regal Moth
Citheronia regalis Citheronia regalis
Latimeria
Latimeria 11 years ago
Royal walnut moth
Citheronia regalis Citheronia regalis


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5 Comments

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 11 years ago

brillant shot!

Nicholas4
Nicholas4 11 years ago

Really gorgeous!

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 11 years ago

Nice! This moth's caterpillar is called the Hockory Horned Devil because of its black-tipped orange horns. It pupates without a cocoon in an earthen cell.

Latimeria
Latimeria 11 years ago

Great shot. This is one of the most beautiful moths we have in North America.

JustinSupple
Spotted by
JustinSupple

Green Haven, Maryland, USA

Spotted on Aug 2, 2011
Submitted on Aug 2, 2011

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