Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1135067

Polyphemus moth
Antheraea polyphemus

Observation date: August 17, 2017
Submitted by: Amfree
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Large brown wings. Largest moth I've seen in the wild.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Childs
Verified date: September 27, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Knox County, United States, Tennessee