February 3, 2015

Some Kinda Feelings About Moths

Today, I am having Feelings about moths.

Here have an Atlas Moth:

The Atlas is the second largest moth there is, but after metamorphosis it has no mouth and never eats again. It lives on 2-3 weeks.

The largest is the Hercules Moth:

Hercules Emperor moth

The Cutworm Moth:

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The Oleander Hawkmoth:

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The Elephant Hawkmoth, cue Pink Elephants On Parade:

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Lyssa menoetius:

And, of course, All The Luna Moths:

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A rare albino luna:

And just for fun, a moth doing some kind of hand jive:

(Where possible, I have linked the pictures to the pages I found them in.)