Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Massachusetts

Sighting Record 1252596

Observation Notes: 
Cloudy with a few sprinkles. About 65. Light breeze coming off lake. Moth stayed in place for several hours.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.56035869999999, -71.560526

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 10:12
Suggested Identification: 
Deidamia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252485

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 - 23:22
Suggested Identification: 
Eutrapela clemataria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252455

Observation Notes: 
Raised from caterpillar on an oak (Quercus sp., maybe Q. rubra). Caterpillars aggressively folded leaves and ate out large portions of the leaves. Pupated on 6/1, hatched as an adult on 6/9.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 13:17
Suggested Identification: 
Archips rosana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252449

Observation Notes: 
Raised from caterpillar on sugar maple (Acer saccharum). Caterpillar would eat in blotches and ate out significant portions of the leaf before moving to another. Pupated on 5/28 and hatched as an adult on 6/9.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 13:14
Suggested Identification: 
Archips rosana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252432

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 23:47
Suggested Identification: 
Oecogonia novimundi
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252428

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 22:36
Suggested Identification: 
Bucculatrix canadensisella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252427

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 22:48
Suggested Identification: 
Proteoteras naracana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252425

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 21:46
Suggested Identification: 
Argyresthia alternatella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252422

Observation Notes: 
2 sighted on the side of our house. 72° sunny. There are many plants around; herb boxes, vegetable garden, roses, peonies, petunias, hibiscus,peonies
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Worcester County
Location Notes: 
Rural, wooded
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4611159, -71.7896555

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 10:30
Suggested Identification: 
Rosy maple moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth