Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Massachusetts

Sighting Record 1196634

Observation Notes: 
Seen resting under a light
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Plymouth County
Location Notes: 
Bridgewater, MA
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.99011315525799, -70.97524585473457

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 05:00
Suggested Identification: 
European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195937

Observation Notes: 
Seen resting under light
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Plymouth County
Location Notes: 
Carver's Pond, Bridgewater MA
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.977688850775635, -70.96634612251478

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 19:00
Suggested Identification: 
Common gluphisia (Gluphisia septentrionis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195936

Observation Notes: 
Seen resting under a light near a pine-oak woodland.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Plymouth County
Location Notes: 
Bridgewater MA, Carver's Pond
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.97729037288663, -70.96539496772476

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 07:00
Suggested Identification: 
Brown Angleshades (Phlogophora periculosa)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195866

Observation Notes: 
Seen resting under a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Suffolk County
Location Notes: 
Hunnewell Visitor Center
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.307403389799795, -71.12085342407227

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 10, 2018 - 06:50
Suggested Identification: 
Bridled Arches (Lacinipolia lorea)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195793

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Franklin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.674637139983574, -72.51363028080203

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 14:56
Suggested Identification: 
Hypercompe scribonia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1195490

Observation Notes: 
Temperature in the low 70's.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Worcester County
Location Notes: 
Near the summit of Mount Watatic, approximately 1700' elevation.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.69671362696196, -71.89341868928568

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 08:02
Suggested Identification: 
Polyphymus Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195193

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.82723746826546, -70.9285386739092

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 17:54
Suggested Identification: 
Caripeta piniata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195192

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.822075996892515, -70.89894354841005

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 18, 2012 - 22:32
Suggested Identification: 
Hypena baltimoralis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195191

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.82372031744921, -70.9345906979309

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 18:38
Suggested Identification: 
Caripeta divisata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1195043

Observation Notes: 
sitting very still on screen door for a few hours.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Dukes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.384894303463824, -70.7399613226122

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 11:58
Suggested Identification: 
Tolype velleda
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth