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Flight of the Luna Moth

While you are waiting for your Black Hammock airboat tour, you may see a gigantic green moth hanging around by the Gift Shop display window.  This beautiful insect is known as the Luna Moth.  This species of moth is one of the largest moths in North America!  It has a wingspan of up to 4.5 inches.  The pale green wings have four eye spots that’s purpose is to confuse potential predators.  If attacked, the moth will flutter its wings wildly.  Male and female adults look similar, but the Continue reading →