Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Iowa

Sighting Record 1237704

Observation Notes: 
Indoors - captured and released
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Des Moines County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.81326518927826, -91.10238254070282

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 11:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1237011

Observation Notes: 
Found on my porch, by some weeds sticking out between the siding and wooden floor.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Scott County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.5769896, -90.6080566

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 20:50
Suggested Identification: 
Wooley Bear/ Isabella Tiger moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1236689

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.0869215, -95.62723199999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 15:25
Suggested Identification: 
Sphinx moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1236688

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.0869215, -95.62723199999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 15:25
Suggested Identification: 
Sphinx moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233479

Observation Notes: 
Sunny, warm day, found on concrete surface.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Clarke County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.14745210216177, -93.66663773609133

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 09:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1230902

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Van Buren County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.79118837731757, -91.72617705292248

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 2, 2019 - 11:25
Suggested Identification: 
Ctenucha virginica
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229245

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Woodbury County
Location Notes: 
On the ground of a parking lot
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4904814, -96.37421919999997

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 09:51
Suggested Identification: 
Catalpa Sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229244

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Woodbury County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.51516996937209, -96.35698143701904

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 12:17
Suggested Identification: 
Waved Sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1227001

Observation Notes: 
This little moth was found in our home and doesn't seem to be in our ID book.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Iowa County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.5788677, -92.04665669999997

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 11:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225030

Observation Notes: 
Seen inside the Lake Iowa Nature Center at Lake Iowa Park west of Williamsburg, Iowa.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Iowa County
Location Notes: 
Lake Iowa Nature Center, Lake Iowa Park, Ladora, IA
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.6356777, -92.18088219999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 10:15
Suggested Identification: 
False Crocus geometer
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
August 12, 2019