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Black Witch Moth

Ascalapha odorata


A large bat-shaped, dark-colored nocturnal moth, ranging from Brazil to the southern United States. It is the largest noctuid in the continental United States.


Found hiding in the barn hay bin for our goats and llama

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1 Comment

Ornithoptera80 a month ago

Great first moth spotting.

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Spotted on Jul 1, 2020
Submitted on Jul 2, 2020

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