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930758 – 8647   Thysania zenobia (Cramer, 1777)
             Owl Moth

Seth Patterson
Distribution: AZ to FL with strays as far north as SK to QC, Canada.
Similar Species:
  • Thysania agrippina (Cramer, 1775) [8648], extralimital north of southern Mexico, is commonly confused with zenobia yet easily separated by sight. See images at Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD).
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Attacus zenobia Cramer, 1777
Thysania zenobia
Aaron Cavosie
Thysania zenobia
– Rene Lahousse
Thysania zenobia
– Rene Lahousse
Thysania zenobia
110mm – Jim Vargo

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