Beautiful, I know they are moths but I still think of them as butterflies

wooooow what a gorgeous specimen It’s like a ghosty luna moth i love this wowie zow bow chicka pow what a cutie // beautiful! love the previous pinner's "ghostly luna moth" description.

Giant Leopard Moth (Hypercompe Scribonia). Saw one of these the other night, so beautiful and it was quite a good size compared to other moths here.

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I was thrilled to see one of these in the wild. It was on a mossy boulder in the woods-I almost put my hand on it as I walked along with little Dave.

Butterfly of the Andes - Automeris liberia  Bullseye Moth

Automeris Liberia~ genus of moth in the Saturniidae family. This genus is very colorful, usually with large eyespots, widespread in Central and South America.

Hummingbird hawk-moth - Wikipedia, The hummingbird hawk-moth (Macroglossum stellatarum) is a species of Sphingidae. ... The adult may be encountered at any time of the year, especially in the south of the range, ....

My new favorite bug: Coffee bean hawkmoth. Looks like a moth imitating a green mantis shrimp with wings.

Hummingbird Hawk Moth  By: Christopher Grant.  we have a lot of these they are quite interesting.

My favourite insect - the hummingbird moth. By: Christopher Grant

Its like a mini flying gremlin lol

“Puppet the Silkworm” by Lottie’s pets & stuff

Madagascar Moon Moth photographed by Roeselien Raimond

Comet moth or Madagascar moon moth, Argema mittrei by Roeselien Raimond©. The Comet moth or Madagascan moon moth is an African moth, native to the rain forests of Madagascar

Chinese Moon Moth (Actias luna)  Luna Moths are members of the Saturniidae family, also known as the "Giant Silkworm Moths." Luna Moths are huge moths, with a wingspan of four and a half inches. They have a white body, pinkish legs, and huge pale green wings. The hindwings have eyespots and long tails. They fly, only at night, in Spring and early Summer. Luna Moths were once very common, but are now considered an endangered species in some areas.

Chinese moon moth or Chinese luna moth (Actias dubernardi)

quite beautiful ... however, it appears that the natural color has been 'adjusted'

moth and rosy footman image on We Heart It

now that is a pretty moth

peach blossom moth the most beautiful creature i have ever seen.