Photo 54986701, (c) Gary Nunn, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)

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What

Giant Sphinx Cocytius antaeus

Observer

garybnunn

Date

October 25, 2019 05:44 AM PDT

Description

Massive sphinx moth. Very worn condition. Wingspan in range 16-17 cm. Somehow it had managed to get into my metal halide lamp moth trap.

My first encounter with this enormous size moth. Thrilled!

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