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Beautiful female Promethea Silkmoth (Callosamia promethea) grabs my finger for a little walk around the meadow. This is a common behavior of silk moths if you are gentle enough. Wingspan up to 3 1/2 inches (88.9 mm). Females are reddish while males are black. (Does not have moth parts, lives to mate.) Lives only about 1 week.

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