Subject: moth id
Location: middle tennessee
June 27, 2017 1:48 pm
found these on my porch. thought they were interesting. would like to know what they are. I have searched, but can’t find exact matches.
thanks
Signature: sequoia

Male Io Moth

Dear Sequoia,
Both of your moths are in the Giant Silkmoth Family Saturniidae.  The larger, yellow individual is a male Io Moth and if disturbed, he will display impressive eyespots on his underwings.  The smaller orange individual is an Oakworm Moth in the genus
Anisota.

Oakworm Moth

Location: Tennessee

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