name = Actias

image_width = 250px
image_caption = Variation of "Actias"
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Arthropoda
classis = Insecta
ordo = Lepidoptera
familia = Saturniidae
genus = "Actias"
genus_authority = Leach 1815
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision = "Actias artemis"
"Actias dubernardi"
"Actias isis"
"Actias luna" (Luna moth)
"Actias maenas" (Malaysian moon moth)
"Actias ningpoana"
"Actias selene" (Indian moon moth)
"Actias sinensis"
"Actias truncatipennis"
"Actias isabellae"

"Actias" is a genus of Saturniid moths. The majority of this genus eat Sweetgum, Pine, or similar tree. As with all Saturniids, the adults of "Actias" do not possess functional mouths. The lifespan of the adult moth is from a few days to a week.



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