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Q&A: Moth Week Spokesmoth Manduca Sexta Says Moths Get No Respect

Confession: the Texas Butterfly Ranch is guilty of species-ism. Of the 230 posts published here in the last five years, only 10 have been about moths. Yet moths occupy a huge majority of the order of Lepidoptera – numbering an estimated 150,000-500,000 species vs. butterflies’ measly 20,000. Moth followers, or “Moth-ers” as they’re known, would […]