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What kind of moth or butterfly is this?
Fri, May 29, 2009 at 5:29 AM
My mom found this insect on our back porch this rainy afternoon, and we have never seen anything like it! Can you tell us what it might be? It has brown and red and white wings and a white and red body, and also VERY BIG! Thanks!
Tori
North Augusta, Ontario

Cecropia Moth

Cecropia Moth

Hi Tori,
Congratulations on your sighting of a Cecropia Moth, one of the largest North American moths.

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