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

Glover's Silkmoth
Glover’s Silkmoth

Dear Dave,
This Glover’s Silkmoth,
Hyalophora columbia gloveri, is a western subspecies.  You can read more on BugGuide.

Glover's Silkmoth
Glover’s Silkmoth

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