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New Hoary Comma record

A record of the Hoary Comma (Polygonia gracilis) was added for Cloud County, Kansas. (Carol Adams)

New records for Arizona

1057 records of Arizona butterflies and moths were added to the database from the Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary database.

New moth subfamilies

Three new moth subfamilies were added to the database: Bagisarinae (Noctuidae), Cybalomiinae (Crambidae), Odontiinae (Pyralidae). (AZ-LepSoc dataset)

New moth families

Two new moth families were added to the database: Carposinidae and Dalceridae. (AZ LepSoc dataset)

New Texan Crescent photographs

Two new photographs of the Texan Crescent (Anthanassa texana) were added to the database.

New records for Alabama

Four new Alabama butterfly records were added. (AL-February09)

New moth species

The Florida Callopistria Moth (Callopistria floridensis) was added to the database along with one Arkansas record.

New records for Arkansas

Ninety-three new Arkansas records for butterflies and moths were added to the database. (AR-13March09, 1&2)

New records for Montana

Fifty-nine new Montana records of butterflies and moths were added to the database. (MT-6, 12Mar09)

New records for California

Eleven new California butterfly records were added to the database. (CA-12March09)

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