"David needs you to come out right away! He found something you have got to see!"
We figured out that it was a female cecropia moth that had found its way into our
We're pretty sure she was about to die since they only live two weeks and she was moving pretty slowly. We placed it in the lily of the valley by the garage to see if she wanted to lay eggs or something. She was still there yesterday but this morning we can't find her. If we do, you can be sure she'll be brought in to the nature shelf.
Who knows? Maybe soon our yard will be filled with these lovely babies:
Photo by Michael Hodge
The little girl from twenty some years ago who dreamed of becoming an entomologist is sort of excited :)
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