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Luna Moth
A Luna Moth has such an interesting color and also has unique markings. It has broad pale green wings and delicate tail streamers. It is sometimes known as the "American Moon Moth" as it only flies at night. The scientific name for this species is Actias Luna. They have a wingspan of 3 - 4.5 inches and the larvae can grow up to 3.5 inches long. The first person in