A. polyphemus

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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: Antheraea

Species: Antheraea polyphemus (The Polyphemus moth)

Descriptive notes

General distribution and habitat

Campus distribution

Some sciene students, (Mara, Ella and Olivia), found my specimen on the door to Dickinson. It was a humid and warm day: May 30, 2011

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IDENTIFIED BY EMILY MIKUCKI