Blinded Sphinx

July 4, 2017
large brown moth on egg carton
large brown moth on bark, hind wings exposed with eye spots

This Blinded Sphinx (Paonias excaecata) is a moth I've seen before (including once on a hike before I was specifically making a habit of looking for moths) but they've often been a bit worn looking. This one was fresh and beautiful.

Jaffrey NH, 2017/06/30

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