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by • May 6, 2014 • Animals, InsectsComments Off on The largest wingspan moth in the world.1290

The largest wingspan moth in the world.

A moth with the largest wingspan is Thysania agrippina. It has aroud 27 – 28 cm (11 in) wingspan. It has several common names, including birdwing moth, ghost moth, great owlet moth, great grey witch, and white witch.

Source: http://dinoanimals.com

The largest recorded specimen from Brazil had 30 cm (12 in) wingspan. Thysania agrippina also lives in Mexico, Central, South America and Texas, USA.

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