Japanese Silk Moth

Regular price $85.00

Antheraea yamamai, the Japanese silk moth or Japanese oak silkmoth is a moth of the family Saturniidae. It was imported to Europe for silk production and is now found in southeastern Europe, mainly in Austria, northeastern Italy, and the Balkans.

The background photo was taken by MyMy Butterfly at Laurel Grove Cemetery in Savannah, Georgia.

This specimen is encased in a 6"x6" frame.