Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Massachusetts

Sighting Record 1254308

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 22:55
Suggested Identification: 
Cerma cerintha
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254306

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 23:15
Suggested Identification: 
Proteoteras crescentana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254305

Observation Notes: 
Found near a light. Wingspan (as splayed in first photo) of 24mm
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 21:49
Suggested Identification: 
Hypsopygia olinalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254304

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 23:55
Suggested Identification: 
Pyrausta signatalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254277

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Hampshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.2901256, -72.8782709

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 08:10
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254247

Observation Notes: 
Found flying in the grass during the day.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 13:52
Suggested Identification: 
Microcrambus elegans
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254246

Observation Notes: 
Found drinking nectar on the bush.
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 13:53
Suggested Identification: 
Amphion floridensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254211

Observation Notes: 
The moth was drinking the nectar out of my phlox flowers for about 5-10 minutes. I have a video that shows it much more clearly, but the photos were difficult to capture
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Plymouth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.82105690096268, -70.56185110205223

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 17:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hummingbird moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254084

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 22:49
Suggested Identification: 
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254081

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.1594497

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 22:22
Suggested Identification: 
Aglossa pinguinalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth