Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Massachusetts

Sighting Record 1238247

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

Geolocation is 42.4115164, -71.15944969999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 22:07
Suggested Identification: 
Eupithecia miserulata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1238085

Observation Notes: 
Hiding on a dried bean pod. I moved him to the log close by =] Sunny day after rain. 60°
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Hampden County
Location Notes: 
Backyard permaculture garden near small stream across the street. Stream is polluted with neighborhood waste.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.1113485, -72.54636970000001

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 11:45
Suggested Identification: 
Striped Garden Caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1238039

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Hampshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.3381291, -72.66237469999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 18:29
Suggested Identification: 
Paris chloris
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

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 1237794

Observation Notes: 
Numerous mines on lamb's quarters
Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.82224924069608, -70.8958383479121

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 17:12
Suggested Identification: 
Chrysoesthia sexguttella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1237792

Region: 
United States
Massachusetts
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.67434365853175, -70.74099393215437

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 14:24
Suggested Identification: 
Acrobasis vaccinii
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

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