Haiku: The mammoth Cecropia Moth

7 inch wingspan

Short adult life for mating

Wonder of nature

The largest moth on the North American continent. This amazing creature displays incredible color in all stages of its life. Hope you see one some evening.

Photo compliments of Pixabay



4 thoughts on “Haiku: The mammoth Cecropia Moth

  1. Those are so beautiful! Years ago my sons found a caterpillar and put it in a 5 gallon bucket and fed it till it made a cocoon. The next spring it had turned into a cecropia moth!It was so cool to see and so much fun to release it at night.


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