Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1177503

Polyphemus moth
Antheraea polyphemus

Observation date: August 02, 2018
Submitted by: Iowa74
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was on the ground by an oak sapling. It looked well-traveled. It flitted under some grass.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: August 13, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Scott County, United States, Iowa