Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Massachusetts

Sighting Record 1252840

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 23:00
Suggested Identification: 
Galgula partita
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252838

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 21:32
Suggested Identification: 
Olethreutes ferriferana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252728

Observation Notes: 
Resting on a metal stake adjacent to perennial garden.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Berkshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.15475043357487, -73.3655834197998

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 13:34
Suggested Identification: 
Dryocampa Rubicunda
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252700

Observation Notes: 
Was sitting on a leaf of an artichoke in the sunny greenhouse. Didn't move when I passed by and I passed by it a couple times before I noticed it. Thought it was a leaf at first. Didn't see it fly away. The day was sunny and warm around 70 degrees Fahrenheit, maybe a little warmer in the greenhouse and a bit windy.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Worcester County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.40868589999999, -71.916523

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 10:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252696

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 23:46
Suggested Identification: 
Platynota flavedana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252694

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 22:53
Suggested Identification: 
Palpita magniferalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252689

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 22:00
Suggested Identification: 
Epiblema otiosana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252688

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 23:32
Suggested Identification: 
Coleotechnites thujaella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252682

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light. Flew off before I could get any better pictures.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 22:00
Suggested Identification: 
Aristotelia roseosuffusella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252677

Observation Notes: 
Resting in Hostas, gently fanning wings. Same type of moth also found on June 2, 2016. Also in daytime and in same general area, but resting on the side of the house.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Plymouth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.8222719, -70.98039659999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 10:14
Suggested Identification: 
Columbia Silk Moth, Ceanothus Silk Moth, or Cecropia Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth