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Identification of Huge Butterfly/Moth
Location: Moosic, PA 18507
May 28, 2011 9:07 am
Found this on a concrete wall outside work…The wingspan was about 6 inches across when opened…Never saw anything like it…Was just wondering what it was…Thanks
Signature: Pat Corbett

Cecropia Moth

Hi Pat,
The Cecropia Moth is frequently confused for a butterfly because of its large size and beautiful coloration.  The average person erroneously believes all moths are small and drably colored.

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