North American Luna Moth

Actias luna

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Actias luna, the luna moth, is a lime-green, Nearctic Saturniid moth in the family Saturniidae, subfamily Saturniinae. It has a wingspan of up to 114 mm (4.5 in), making it one of the largest moths in North America.

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  1. (c) Bob O'Kennon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/2413666
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actias_luna

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