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.
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.