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  • Barbara Taylor

    Regal or Royal Walnut Moth (Citheronia regalis)

  • Oni Nottellin

    The colorful Regal Moth can be found in North America. This lovely-looking moth with a wingspan of up to 15.5 cm is the world’s largest moth in terms of mass. Its impressive caterpillar is called Hickory Horned Devil. This beautiful moth is also called the Royal Walnut.

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The Small Green Awlet (Burara amara) is a species of hesperid butterfly found in Northeast India and Southeast Asia. The Small Green Awlet ranges from India, (Sikkim eastwards through Assam), to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Hainan and South Yunnan. It is crepuscular, that is, it is active primarily during twilight (i.e., dawn and dusk).

[][][] The moth images of Joseph Scheer. Top: Choristostigma plumbosignalis; Middle: Trosia obsolescens; Bottom: Gonodonta species. Find more images at: