Actias luna


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Noun1.Actias luna - large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewingActias luna - large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing
saturniid, saturniid moth - large brightly colored and usually tropical moth; larvae spin silken cocoons
Actias, genus Actias - luna moths
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In lab experiments, big brown bats struck at the tails of luna moths (Actias luna) instead of other body parts 55 percent of the time.
For "Actias Luna," one work on display, artist Joseph Scheer scanned a moth with a high-resolution scanner.