Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Iowa

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

Sighting Record 1212287

Observation Notes: 
I raised this moth since it was an inchworm. Larva stage it was brown and skinny. It was raised on wild rose leaves
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Johnson County
Location Notes: 
Iowa city, iowa
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.65333448729559, -91.50630741927

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 07:51
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1211982

Observation Notes: 
Cloudy. Temp in 70s.no precip. No idea what this is.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Cedar County
Location Notes: 
6 miles sw of Tipton iowa
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.7343279415647, -91.22940976731724

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 12:08
Suggested Identification: 
None
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
In central eastern Iowa.

Sighting Record 1210579

Observation Notes: 
My son spotted this one just outside our garage door, an hour before the photo was taken.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.18026714916382, -95.82541091710561

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 15:30
Suggested Identification: 
Cecropia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1210555

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Johnson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.8458406, -91.69323200000002

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 14:20
Suggested Identification: 
One-Eyed Sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Hiding out on my steps from the rain.

Sighting Record 1209767

Observation Notes: 
Observed feeding on our Catmint plants
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Black Hawk County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4727139, -92.36632129999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Nessus Sphynx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1208494

Observation Notes: 
I found a Nessus Sphinx Moth enjoying the blooms on my lime tree.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Polk County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.6324497, -93.7495045

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 19:00
Suggested Identification: 
Nessus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Warm, sunny June evening