Madagascar Moon Moth (Argema mittrei)
Family: Saturniidae (giant silk moths)
Geographic Distribution: Madagascar.
Wingspan: 5-9 in.
Larval host plants: Mimosa spp., Schinus spp.
Habitats: Tropical forest.
Identification: Identification: Also known as the Comet Moth because of its stunning long red tails with yellow tips. Both forewings and hindwings are yellow with prominent eyespots and dark brown borders.