A. luna

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Taxonomy and Systematics

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Arthropoda

Subphylum: Hexapoda (6 legged)

Class: Insecta

Subclass: Pterygota (Winged insects)

Infraclass: Neoptera (Wing-folding)

Order: Lepidoptera

Family: Saturniidae (The giant silkworm and royal moths)

Genus: Actias

Species: Actias luna (The luna moth)

Descriptive notes

General distribution and habitat

Campus distribution

I found my specimen in the kiln room of the ceramics studio. It was really hot and sunny: May 31, 2011

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FOUND BY EMILY MIKUCKI