Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus (Cramer, 1776)  Synonyms: Hodges #7757.

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Host plants include Shagbark Hickory, Pignut Hickory, White Oak, Wax Myrtle, and American Basswood (Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants).

There are 109 records in the project database.

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A Polyphemus Moth in Allegany Co., Maryland (6/22/2014). Photo by Mike Burchett. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Caroline Co., Maryland (4/10/2017). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth observed in Allegany Co., Maryland (6/3/2007). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/25/2014). Photo by Warren Wilson. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth documented by Andy Martin and family in Gaithersburg, Maryland (9/9/2013). Photo by Andy Martin. (MBP list)

A beautiful Polyphemus Moth found at Jemicy School in Baltimore Co., Maryland (5/2013). Photo by Emily Stanley. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/1/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (8/1/2013). Photo by Barry Marsh. (MBP list)

A male Polyphemus Moth in Dorchester Co., Maryland (4/26/2016). Photo by Jonathan Willey. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Allegany Co., Maryland (6/9/2013). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (6/25/2011). Photo by Rob Ostrowski. (MBP list)

A male Polyphemus Moth in Baltimore City, Maryland (7/29/2013). Photo by Thomas Wilson. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (5/26/2000). Photo by Nancy Magnusson. (MBP list)

A female Polyphemus Moth in Dorchester Co., Maryland (8/21/2015). Photo by Jonathan Willey. (MBP list)

Antennae detail of a Polyphemus Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (4/23/2004). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (5/13/2003). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A female Polyphemus Moth collected in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/24/2002). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A male Polyphemus Moth collected in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/3/2001). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth caterpillar in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/19/2017). Photo by Ali Claypoole. (MBP list)

Polphemus Moth larvae in Columbia, Maryland (10/8/2006). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Polyphemus Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/30/2016). Photo by David Hilmy. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth caterpillar in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/11/2010). Photo by Bob Cammarata. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth caterpillar in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/8/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth caterpillar feeding on Pasture Rose in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (11/17/2004). Photo by Sara Tangren. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth caterpillar on oak in Howard Co., Maryland (9/11/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth found dead in this position in Howard Co., Maryland (9/5/2013). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Polyphemus Moth eggs in Howard Co., Maryland (6/23/2013). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth larva in Washington Co., Maryland (7/18/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth egg in Dorchester Co., Maryland (9/22/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Polyphemus Moth cocoon in Dorchester Co., Maryland (12/3/2014). Photo by Jonathan Willey. (MBP list)


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