Actias luna (Linnaeus, 1758)
Status: Occasional resident
Range: Occupies the eastern United States west into Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas
Larval Hostplant(s): Among listed hostplants Walnut (Juglans), Hickory (Carya) and Sumacs (Rhus) are most likely to be utilized here.
NENHP Ranking: Not listed
Broods/Flight Times: Two broods in southeastern portions of the state. At least one elsewhere.
Habitat: In/near deciduous woodlands.
Avg. Wingspan: 3 – 4 Inches
Overwintering: as pupa in cocoons.