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105 Northampton County, Pennsylvania moth records from Stephen Kloiber

One hundred and five Northampton County, Pennsylvania moth records were added to the database from submitter Stephen Kloiber. (PA-Northampton-2Aug10)

Two new moth species

Two new moth species were added to the database: Eosphoropteryx thyatyroides and Bellura obliqua.

Thirty-two new Georgia butterfly and moth records

Thirty-two Georgia butterfly and moth records were added to the database from submitters Christa Frangiamore, Jane Partridge, John Jensen, Ken Russell, Kenneth Waldrep, Mike Chapman, Robin Horne, Ron Lee, Samantha Curtis, and Terry Johnson. (GA-20April10)

Thirteen Alabama butterfly records

Thirteen Alabama butterfly records were added to the database from submitter Vitaly Charny (AL-4April10)

Sixty Mississippi butterfly records

Sixty new Mississippi butterfly records were added to the database from Ricky Patterson and Rick Kergosein. (MS-28Feb10)

Six new Pennsylvania moth records

Six new Pennsylvania moth records were added to the database: Eudryas grata (Montgomery County, Shane T. Cross), Macrochilo orciferalis (Allegheny County, Monica Miller), Choristoneura parallela (Allegheny County, Monica Miller), Agriphila ruricolellus (Allegheny County, Monica Miller), Crocidophora serratissimalis (Beaver County, Monica Miller), Acoloithus falsarius (York County, Ann C. Pettigrew). (PA-moths-28Feb10)

346 California butterfly records from The Lepidopterists' Society

Three hundred and forty-six California butterfly records from The Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary were added to the database. (CA-12Feb10)

333 new California butterfly records from Arthur Shapiro

Three hundred and thirty-three California butterfly records from Trinity and Siskiyou Counties were added to the database from lepidopterist Arthur Shapiro. (CA-4Feb10)

Records for Limenitis arthemis updated

Records of Limenitis arthemis were updated for Tennessee to reflect additions to L. arthemis astyanax.

215 Tennessee butterfly records

Two hundred and fifteen Tennessee butterfly records were added to the database from contributors Allan J. Trently, Bart Jones, Betty Stephens, David Hollie, David J. Trently, Audrey Hoff, Mike Nelson, David Spicer, DJ Stanley, Don Holt, Douglas A. Downs, Douglas Bruce, Harold Howell, Jean Obrist, Julius Basham, K. Dean Edwards, Ken Childs, Kris Castro, Kris Light, Melinda Fawver, Nita Jackson, Richard Connors, Rikki Hall, Rita Venable, Scott G. Somershoe, Stephen J. Stedman, Judy C. Fuson, Carol D. Williams, Stephen Johnson, Steve McGaffin, Tom Howe, Tom Kienzle, and Tommie Rogers. (TN-25June2010)

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