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Luna Moths are Out in Force!

We have been black lighting at night in our back yard. If you are not familiar with black lighting, it is basically placing a really bright light bulb in front of a white sheet to attract all sorts of different insects. Well, at our house in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, we have started getting the beautiful and unmistakable luna moths arriving!! We got our first luna moth (Actias luna) about a week and a half ago. It was still getting pretty cold at night and this little guy was pretty cold in the morning so he let me gently pick him up and get a selfie with him! You have to be careful so you don't remove any of the scales on...

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