Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1141896

Polyphemus moth
Antheraea polyphemus

Observation date: August 26, 2017
Submitted by: dkohler
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The combs of the antennae are especially visible in this side view as well as the silky fir. Various oaks, maples and other hardwoods are nearby.
Status: Resident
Verified by: BAMONA
Verified date: October 04, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Fulton County, United States, Georgia