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Subject: Big moth/butterfly
Location: Pottstown, PA
August 24, 2013 2:48 pm
I discovered this large moth on my table leg. She/It appears to be laying eggs. she is nearly as large as my hand. I live in southeastern Pennsylvania- Pottstown, PA.
Signature: Benita

Polyphemus Moth

Polyphemus Moth

Hi Benita,
This Giant Silkmoth is commonly called a Polyphemus Moth and she is in fact laying eggs.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Pottstown, Pennsylvania

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