Regal Moth

Citheronia regalis

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The regal moth (Citheronia regalis), also called the royal walnut moth, is a North American moth in the family Saturniidae. The caterpillars are called hickory horned devils. The adult (imago) has a wingspan of 3.75-6.1 in (9.5-15.5 cm).

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Chuck Sexton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/30332835
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Citheronia_regalis

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