Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Massachusetts

Sighting Record 1237921

Observation Notes: 
This moth was found in our house, and a little while ago we had an infestation of them. Our spice cabinet was full of them. The larvae were in the jars of spices and the moths were stirred up by the dozen when we opened the cabinets.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.15944969999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 16:57
Suggested Identification: 
Plodia interpunctella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1237810

Observation Notes: 
Wooly Bear Caterpillars all over our rural roads this afternoon before the weather turned colder and rainy. Several hit by cars. I rescued several. Two included in my photo.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Worcester County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.48983073480514, -72.15684630250655

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Wooly Bear Caterpillars
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1237797

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.754273577616985, -70.80424407785836

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 12:44
Suggested Identification: 
Cisseps fulvicollis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1237765

Observation Notes: 
This moth was found in our house, it likely got in through the window.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.15944969999998

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 14:58
Suggested Identification: 
Olethreutes ferriferana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1237748

Observation Notes: 
This moth was found near a light the previous night.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.15944969999998

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 15, 2014 - 10:07
Suggested Identification: 
Pasiphila rectangulata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1237667

Observation Notes: 
This moth was found resting on a wall.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.15944969999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 14:39
Suggested Identification: 
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1237596

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.822040384863435, -70.89914304047545

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 21:37
Suggested Identification: 
Gnorimoschema gallaesolidaginis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1236740

Observation Notes: 
Caterpillar covered in the cocoons of parasitoid wasps. Found on highbush blueberry
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.75653527034804, -70.80221567690324

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 10:50
Suggested Identification: 
Adoneta spinuloides
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1236738

Observation Notes: 
On highbush blueberry
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.75623689212527, -70.80205316474564

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Phobetron pithecium
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1236380

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Hampshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.3982195, -72.5264899

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:23
Suggested Identification: 
Dingy Cutworm Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth