Chinese Oak Silkmoth

Chinese Oak Silkmoth

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Credit: NIGEL CATTLIN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Head and large feathery antennae of male Chinese oak silkworm moth (Antheraea pernyi) . Large antennae like these are used to detect pheromones given off by the females. This species is used in scientific research and traditional Chinese medicine. (This is not the species used for silk production.).

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