Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maryland

Sighting Record 1196541

Observation Notes: 
Found under decaying hardwood log. Approximately 39 mm long.
Region: 
United States
Maryland
Carroll County
Location Notes: 
2.3 mi WSW of Eldersburg (MD) post office
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.394596500353764, -76.98435753873139

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 12:45
Suggested Identification: 
Scolecocampa liburna
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1195861

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to external floodlights of building on margin of 65-yr old hardwood stand dominated by Sweetgum. Approx 70F, very humid, mostly cloudy sky, no wind. This photo was quasi-stacked from two photos with slightly different focal lengths.
Region: 
United States
Maryland
Harford County
Location Notes: 
6.8 miles SE of Aberdeen, MD
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.44991229440565, -76.06520813398896

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 22:17
Suggested Identification: 
Agrotis gladiaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195618

Region: 
United States
Maryland
Frederick County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.414665, -77.55656199999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 08:58
Suggested Identification: 
saddleback caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1195241

Observation Notes: 
Posterior end of both forewings torn off. Attracted to MV lamp / blacklight in rural residential neighborhood dominated by hardwoods (liriodendron, maple, oak, sweet gum).
Region: 
United States
Maryland
Harford County
Location Notes: 
3 miles WNW of Havre de Grace, MD
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.56741356184479, -76.15143427915956

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 23:32
Suggested Identification: 
Eucosma parmatana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195127

Region: 
United States
Maryland
Anne Arundel County
Location Notes: 
Odenton
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.1015945, -76.71519710000001

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Bent-line Dart Moth Choephora fungorum
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195126

Region: 
United States
Maryland
Anne Arundel County
Location Notes: 
Odenton
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.1042813, -76.7151859

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Soybean Looper Moth Chrysodeixis includens
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195125

Region: 
United States
Maryland
Anne Arundel County
Location Notes: 
Odenton
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.1029465, -76.7168658

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Green Cutworm Moth Anicla infecta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195124

Region: 
United States
Maryland
Anne Arundel County
Location Notes: 
Odenton
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.103388, -76.71220799999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Bicolored Sallow Moth Sunira bicolorago
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195123

Region: 
United States
Maryland
Anne Arundel County
Location Notes: 
Odenton
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.1054117, -76.71779029999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Common Looper Moth Autographa precationis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1194838

Observation Notes: 
It's been suggested that this is a relatively new transport to the United States. See: https://bugguide.net/node/view/1456006
Region: 
United States
Maryland
Montgomery County
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.0200263, -77.1782933

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 06:00
Suggested Identification: 
Omphaloscelis lunosa
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth