Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Iowa

Sighting Record 1217346

Observation Notes: 
We found this moth on the side of our camper. It's approximately 74 degrees F, but was closer to 90 during the daytime - very hot, sunny, humid weather this week. We're in a campground on an island surrounded by the Mississippi & its back water lakes.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Jackson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.05600893827739, -90.17394150731184

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 01:35
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216145

Observation Notes: 
Found on the south side of my building at work. Clear, sunny morning.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Iowa County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.7584562, -91.83441289999996

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 08:45
Suggested Identification: 
Eacles Imperialis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1214440

Observation Notes: 
Resting on a Common Milkweed leaf. Hot, humid.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Jasper County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.6984138, -93.01821619999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 09:45
Suggested Identification: 
Rose Maple Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1213720

Observation Notes: 
On side of house, warm evening
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Mills County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.0010025, -95.73575690000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 20:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1213379

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Plymouth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.79415669999999, -96.1655778

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 16:30
Suggested Identification: 
cecropia moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Clear sunny day, Very warm 90 and humid

Sighting Record 1213376

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Plymouth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.79415669999999, -96.1655778

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 16:30
Suggested Identification: 
Cecpoia moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Clear sunny day, Very warm 90 and humid