Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Iowa

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 1215469

Region: 
United States
Iowa
Location Notes: 
Found on a lilac bush, already pupated.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.1894926, -95.84858050000003

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 8, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Elm Spanworm Moth
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 1214439

Observation Notes: 
Very hot, humid. Resting under a large Common Milkweed leaf. No other plants in area.
Region: 
United States
Iowa
Jasper County
Location Notes: 
In a Butterfly garden in my yard. In town.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.6984138, -93.01821619999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 5, 2019 - 07:50
Suggested Identification: 
Agreeable Tiger 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

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