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Luna Moth

Posted by Kevin MacKenzie,
North Country explorer from
June 21, 2020

My fascination with Luna Moths dates back to the 70's. The beginning of summer, crystal clear nights, and the Adirondacks are all tied to these lime green beauties. This had just emerged from its pupa. It's been several years since we've seen them, so this year has been a blessing.


Erika Barthelmess

They are beautiful!