Subject: Large Moth in N. Mississippi
Location: Southaven, Mississippi
August 9, 2017 7:56 am
One of your previous bug queen’s of the day here. LoL. I was sent this photo of an extremely large brown moth and wondered if you would be so kind as to identify it. I thought it might be a type of silk moth, but, this is a first for me.
This is a Polyphemus Moth, and it appears to be a female that is full of eggs.