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Species Calosaturnia mendocino - Saturnia mendocino - Hodges#7751

Saturnia (Calosaturnia) mendocino - Calosaturnia mendocino - female Saturnia mendocino - Calosaturnia mendocino - male moth - Calosaturnia mendocino - male Calosaturnia mendocino - male Emperor or Giant Silk Moth - Calosaturnia mendocino - female
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Bombycoidea (Silkworm, Sphinx, and Royal Moths)
Family Saturniidae (Giant Silkworm and Royal Moths)
Subfamily Saturniinae (Silkmoths)
Tribe Saturniini
Genus Calosaturnia
Species mendocino (Saturnia mendocino - Hodges#7751)
Hodges Number
7751
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Calosaturnia mendocino (Behrens, 1876)
Saturnia mendocino Behrens, 1876
Size
female 61 mm wingspan, male 50 mm, based on MPG specimens