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One of America's largest moths found in Cape

One of America's largest moths found in Cape
By: Heartland News

Take a look at the picture on the right! This is one of the largest moths not only in the United States but also the world.

A Cape Girardeau woman found this at Jasper's gas station on Kingshighway.  She had never seen anything like it and decided to capture it.

It's actually a Robin Moth, the biggest species of moth in North America.  It's about six inches long; that's bigger than a soda can.

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