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Subject: Moth
Location: Capac, Mich
May 17, 2017 4:58 pm
Can you help me identify this gorgeous creature, please?
Signature: MMF

Cecropia Moth

Dear MMF,
Yes indeed, the Cecropia Moth is a real impressive beauty, and based on his very feathery antennae, it is a male.  Like other Giant Silkmoths in the family Saturniidae, Cecropia Moths do not feed as adults, living only long enough to mate and lay eggs.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Capac, Michigan

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