|Antennae||rounded clubs on the ends||thin or often feathery|
|Body||thin and smooth||thick and fuzzy|
|Active||during the day||during the night|
|Wings||held vertically when resting||held flat against body when resting|
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
I found this guy outside the barn.
He's a cecropia moth, the largest North American moth.
I like his feathery antennae.
Here's a table explaining the difference between butterflies & moths.