FAMILY SATURNIIDAE (Giant Silkworm and Royal Moths)

Lepidoptera-Saturniidae-Syssphinx montana-Royal Moths FEMALE (D)

Syssphinx montana

Patagonia Roadside Rest Stop
Santa Cruz County, Arizona
Coordinates: 31.506697, -110.803981
Elevation: 3,888 ft
July 13, 2019
Attracted to mercury vapor and ultraviolet lights
She laid green eggs on the interior walls of the container where I placed her overnight
Determined by Salvador Vitanza
Confirmed by Ryan St Laurent

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