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Wildlife Gardening: Visiting Moth

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rockminer
Scott Bar, CA
(Zone 8a)

May 22, 2010
8:45 AM

Post #7816597

A great morning treat...Ceanothus Silk moth, Hyalophora euralis.

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rockminer
Scott Bar, CA
(Zone 8a)

May 22, 2010
8:46 AM

Post #7816605

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pelletory
Marlton, NJ

May 22, 2010
2:13 PM

Post #7817435

Wow he is gorgeous RM!!
kennedyh
Churchill, Victoria
Australia
(Zone 10a)



May 22, 2010
2:20 PM

Post #7817450

rockminer,

Your gorgeous moth is the Ceanothus Silkmoth - (Hyalophora euryalus) : http://bugguide.net/node/view/142425/bgpage

That is a great photo and we would love to have it added to our BugFiles page here: http://davesgarden.com/guides/bf/go/2230/

Kennedy
rockminer
Scott Bar, CA
(Zone 8a)

May 22, 2010
3:47 PM

Post #7817701

Thanks for your kind comments Pelle and kennedyh.

The moth has been added to bug files.

Bill

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