Common Rose Swallowtail from Cambodia

Subject: Large black and red butterfly Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia February 28, 2014 3:53 am Dear, I have just found this butterfly in the stairwell of my apartment building in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. It couldn’t find it’s way out and me and my teacher were worried that someone else would kill it. So I … Read more

Glover’s Silkmoth

Subject: Big Moth Location: Prescott Valley, AZ February 26, 2014 12:36 pm My co-worker and I saw this moth on the ground and I was amazed at the size. Just curious as to what it is and is it native to central Arizona (Prescott Valley). Signature: Dave Eagling Dear Dave, This Glover’s Silkmoth, Hyalophora columbia … Read more

Unknown Moth from Costa Rica

Subject: Unidentified Costa Rican moth no. 2 Location: Arenal Observatory Lodge, Costa Rica February 26, 2014 7:50 pm This is the second most impressive moth that I was unable to identify. Also at about 600 meters, Caribbean slope. Fairly large, wingspan was probably 2-3 inches, maybe a bit more. Thanks. Signature: Ben Jesup Hi Ben, … Read more