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Luna Moth

actias luna

Description:

large, pale green luna moth.

Notes:

toward evening, I found this large luna moth resting on the ballast of some railroad tracks.


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12 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 6 years ago

Wonderful!!!

Vishal Kulkarni
Vishal Kulkarni 7 years ago

I have seen the same here in Satara . I will upload its photo in 2-3 days

Chicquita
Chicquita 7 years ago

This is special .... lucky you :)

nok2007
nok2007 7 years ago

สวยจัง ^_^

DesiréeNash
DesiréeNash 7 years ago

very nice spotting.

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 7 years ago

Beauty...!!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 7 years ago

Fabulous! Looks like a ballet dancer to me : )

JessyZich
JessyZich 7 years ago

love!

Vishal Kulkarni
Vishal Kulkarni 7 years ago

Beautiful !!!

Incredible ......... the Luna has always been one of my favorite moths. Beautiful picture!

CarlosZacchi
CarlosZacchi 7 years ago

Very Nice pic!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 7 years ago

Wow, wow, wow!

West Virginia, USA

Lat: 39.56, Long: -78.43

Spotted on Jul 9, 2008
Submitted on Nov 7, 2011

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