Butterfly with no mouth? Lifespan of 3 hours?? can anyone help?

John Grehan jrg13 at psu.edu
Mon Nov 16 14:36:53 EST 1998

>I wonder whether Michelle might be thinking of a moth ... aren't there
>silkmoths that only live a short time, and never feed (as adults)?

There are non-feeding adult moths, including silkmoths (Saturniidae) and
ghostmoths (Hepialidae).

John Grehan

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