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Dea
Frederick, MD
(Zone 6a)

June 19, 2005
8:41 PM

Post #1560251

From wingtip to wingtip, measures about 7"

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Dea
Frederick, MD
(Zone 6a)

June 19, 2005
8:42 PM

Post #1560254

better view of the body

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gldandrews
Andrews, NC
(Zone 6a)

June 19, 2005
9:00 PM

Post #1560283

Dea,

You have a cecropia moth, the largest North American moth. Of course to me this is one of my most favorite moths they really are beautiful.

Gary
Dea
Frederick, MD
(Zone 6a)

June 19, 2005
9:16 PM

Post #1560308

Why thank you Gary! It is really beautiful :)

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