Polyphemus Moth

Subject: Moth
Location: Florida
February 18, 2014 2:13 pm
Hi there~ this guy was parked by my front door today! Very cool moth! Look at the strange antenae?
Signature: twirlyboggs

Polyphemus Moth
Polyphemus Moth

Dear twirlyboggs,
Your moth is a Polyphemus Moth and the highly developed, feathery antennae indicate that this is a male.  He uses his antennae to locate a female through her pheromones.

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