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Polyphemus Moth
Saturniidae
Antheraea polyphemus
Type: Other

Effect: Neutral
silveraccent
silveraccent

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Antheraea Genus


Location / Where this Creature is found:

This guy was just resting in the early morning on the woodbox at the lake. By about noon he was gone. Christopher Lake, Sk, Canada

Description

Very furry. Two eyes on the wings.



Large moth


  Identifier Research
Polyphemus Moth
gardengeek
August 10, 2012
Saturniidae
Antheraea polyphemus
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