by • May 6, 2014 • Animals, InsectsComments Off on The largest wingspan moth in the world.1361

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.


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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