This pink and yellow Rosy Maple Moth props itself above the entrance to the Strawberry Playhousein Tuscarora. Also calleddryocampa rubicunda, this moth in common to North American and is a part of the Saturniidae family. Males have a wingspan of 32–44 mm; females of 40–50 mm. As the name implies, rosy maple moths mainly feedon Maples, particularlyRed Maple, Silver Mapleor Sugar Maple.
Hanging aroundfor the show
Wednesday, July 10, 2013