Tuesday, June 28, 2011

White Moth with Black Spots

Freaking beautiful! I haven't seen one like this in many many years... maybe since i lived in Baton Rouge, LA.

It's like a white cheetah, or leopard! Anyone want to ID this moth, and what it's caterpillar looks like too??
I Looooooove eet!
XoxoxoOX

13 comments:

Carol said...

Looks like a Giant Leopard Moth. You are so lucky to see this stuff, Leslie!

http://www.ask.com/wiki/Giant_Leopard_Moth

martha said...

My husband found the same moth in Aberdeen, MD today....it is gorgeous. We were looking to find out what exactly it is & where it is from. Martha & Olivia

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Ambridge Class of 1970 said...

A moth just like this is resting comfortably on my deck right now.

Anonymous said...

Just found one at my house. It's gorgeous.
Ann Arbor, MI 6/3/12

Anonymous said...

I just found one like this in our garage!!! I stare at bugs all the time and havent seen one like this before! We are in Knoxville Tn :)

Anonymous said...

One has been seen in Seymour, In.

Just resting on a glass door, got a very good look at it.

Anonymous said...

I just spotted one on the sidewalk at my bank...Wilmington, DE!

Judge B said...

I'm looking at one now at my fire station ft hood Texas, BEAUTIFUL! Its like transforming....
trying to look up the origin, what is it???

ray432 said...

i found this moth in Colorado but it doesn't have rings like a giant leopard moth

Anonymous said...

Found one in walkertown n.c. beautiful

lauradlc100 said...

Just saw one outside my house in Arlington, VA. Beautiful!

Courtney Cahoon said...

I've found two recently in nc, they are beautiful. It does look like it is a giant leopard moth. Just Google and browse through images; some look different then others