Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Florida

Sighting Record 1151756

Region: 
Brevard County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 28.42891263657961, -80.71850404143333

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 12:16
Suggested Identification: 
Fall Armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151699

Region: 
Collier County
United States
Florida
Location Notes: 
Along 3.5 mile bike trail on state highway 41. Part of Collier Seminole State Park
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 25.998371347686412, -81.59857127042233

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, January 8, 2018 - 09:30
Suggested Identification: 
Utetheisa ornatrix
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151495

Region: 
Brevard County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 28.428951988429006, -80.71854561567307

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 18:07
Suggested Identification: 
Common Tan Wave Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151468

Region: 
Brevard County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 28.428952666010378, -80.71856573224068

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 22:24
Suggested Identification: 
Caribbean Armyworm Moth, Spodoptera pulchella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151466

Region: 
DeSoto County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 27.2504389, -81.8687822

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 06:43
Suggested Identification: 
Galasa nigrinodis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151371

Observation Notes: 
I noticed it hanging from some dead sticks. Most plants died during the recent 4-day hard freeze. It looks like a Rattlebox, but is MUCH bigger than any I've seen before.
Region: 
Hernando County
United States
Florida
Location Notes: 
Private Residence, half mile N/E of County Line Road & US-41.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 28.438860915055308, -82.45336890220642

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 17:50
Suggested Identification: 
Rattlebox XL?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Time & Date Exact

Sighting Record 1151369

Observation Notes: 
Submitted on behalf of my cousin who lives in Key West. I live in the UK! It flew in through the open verandah door [2nd floor] before dawn yesterday attracted to the kitchen light. She trapped it in a paper cup and sent me a photo of it
Region: 
Monroe County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 24.559483953166097, -81.75062276422977

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 18:00
Suggested Identification: 
Mournful Sphinx (Enyo lugubris)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151362

Region: 
DeSoto County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 27.250496128474474, -81.86852470793457

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 06:00
Suggested Identification: 
Herpetogramma thestaelis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1151355

Observation Notes: 
Spotted on a wall in Delray Beach FL
Region: 
Palm Beach County
United States
Florida
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 26.4608477, -80.13727569999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 10:05
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar