Attributes of Cerma cerintha

Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
Cerma cerintha Treitschke, 1826

Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Acontiinae
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
July 08, 2006 legacy.reporter (Frank Olsen) Muscatine County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details
July 26, 2003 jamesdurbin (Jim Durbin) Linn County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details
July 26, 2003 jamesdurbin (Jim Durbin) Linn County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details
July 26, 2003 jamesdurbin (Jim Durbin) Linn County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details
June 26, 2005 jamesdurbin (Jim Durbin) Linn County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details
May 15, 2003 legacy.reporter (Frank Olsen) Jasper County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details
June 23, 1998 curtis.lehman (Curt Lehman) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 24, 2008 Details
June 11, 2008 BobMoul (Bob Moul) Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2008 Details
June 21, 2006 legacy.reporter (Tom Pawlesh) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States January 20, 2009 Details
June 28, 2007 legacy.reporter (Jo Ann Poe-McGavin) Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States March 02, 2009 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter (Jae Nanthranoha) Perry County, Pennsylvania, United States March 11, 2009 Details
July 01, 2006 legacy.reporter (Ann C. Pettigrew) York County, Pennsylvania, United States March 11, 2009 Details
June 01, 2009 legacy.reporter (Michael Lee Bierly) Davidson County, Tennessee, United States June 09, 2009 Details
June 23, 2009 curtis.lehman (Curt Lehman) Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 07, 2009 Details
June 11, 2007 H.D. McGuinness (H.D. McGuinness) Suffolk County, New York, United States July 08, 2009 Details
July 12, 2009 Monica Miller (Monica Miller) Bedford County, Pennsylvania, United States August 17, 2009 Details
July 03, 2009 curtis.lehman (Curt Lehman) Fayette County, West Virginia, United States August 17, 2009 Details
May 26, 2009 ozcomomoths (Rhonda Herndon) Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 21, 2009 Details
July 06, 2009 legacy.reporter (DJ Stanley) Cumberland County, Tennessee, United States October 16, 2009 Details
July 13, 2000 kgardner (Karl Gardner) Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2010 Details
June 10, 2010 legacy.reporter (Stephen Kloiber) Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States August 02, 2010 Details
June 05, 2010 legacy.reporter (Stephen Kloiber) Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States August 03, 2010 Details
July 05, 2010 legacy.reporter (Marcy Cunkelman) Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States August 03, 2010 Details
July 20, 2007 legacy.reporter (Chuck Tague) Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States August 03, 2010 Details
June 06, 2010 Tom Middagh (Tom Middagh) Nobles County, Minnesota, United States August 03, 2010 Details
June 16, 2008 legacy.reporter (Jerry McWilliams) Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 31, 2010 Details
July 05, 2010 Tom Raub (Tom Raub) Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States December 31, 2010 Details
July 18, 2004 legacy.reporter (Cheryl Jennings) Jefferson County, West Virginia, United States December 31, 2010 Details
May 25, 2001 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 25, 2011 Details
July 21, 2009 Eddie Huber Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States February 27, 2011 Details
May 15, 2004 curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy) Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States April 19, 2011 Details
June 01, 2008 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States May 20, 2011 Details
May 30, 2011 rogerdowner Wayne County, Ohio, United States June 01, 2011 Details
June 08, 2011 curtis.lehman (Jerry Skinner) Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States June 09, 2011 Details
May 30, 2011 Moth-er Jean Cocke County, Tennessee, United States June 12, 2011 Details
June 13, 2011 curtis.lehman (Sheryl Johnson) Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States June 14, 2011 Details
June 25, 2011 curtis.lehman Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, United States June 26, 2011 Details
June 29, 2011 dhsmall Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States June 30, 2011 Details
July 02, 2011 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States July 02, 2011 Details
June 02, 2011 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States July 26, 2011 Details
July 02, 2011 Alan Harvey York (mainland only) County, Maine, United States July 27, 2011 Details
July 18, 2011 curtis.lehman (Michael Lanzone) Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States September 07, 2011 Details
May 30, 2012 Mary J. Seipler Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States June 04, 2012 Details
June 10, 2012 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States June 10, 2012 Details
June 10, 2012 baker271974 Orange County, New York, United States June 27, 2012 Details
July 01, 2012 curtis.lehman (David Wright) Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States July 02, 2012 Details
June 16, 2012 aarongunnar Dunn County, Wisconsin, United States July 05, 2012 Details
June 16, 2012 Kyle Jones Windsor County, Vermont, United States July 08, 2012 Details
July 20, 2012 curtis.lehman Nicholas County, West Virginia, United States September 03, 2012 Details
July 05, 2011 mskayak Dukes (Martha's Vineyard) County, Massachusetts, United States October 04, 2012 Details