Giant Peacock Moth (Saturnia pyri)

Giant Peacock Moth by bill kralovec
Giant Peacock Moth, a photo by bill kralovec on Flickr.

We found this specimen on the fence at the Beli Bor Hotel in the Tara National Park. We hiked over from our apartment to the hotel for ice cream and saw this giant. It is the largest moth in Europe. It was alive and we put it back on the fence after photographing it.

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