Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Minnesota

Sighting Record 1252512

Observation Notes: 
Warm night in the mid 60s F. Attracted to an incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309627406615

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 23:53
Suggested Identification: 
Eucopina tocullionana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252511

Observation Notes: 
Warm night in the mid 60s F. Attracted to an incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309627406615

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 23:42
Suggested Identification: 
Hedya ochroleucana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252503

Observation Notes: 
The moth was feeding on Nepeta sp. before a rainstorm.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Houston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.817452655537586, -91.31745470422975

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
Hemaris diffinis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252439

Observation Notes: 
Warm night in mid-60s F. Attracted to incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283973538278, -92.75308554523009

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 23:02
Suggested Identification: 
Mesoleuca ruficillata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252352

Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Washington County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.012025, -92.977296

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 23:15
Suggested Identification: 
Callosamia promethea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252190

Observation Notes: 
Windy warm day continued into night - Male moth was attracted to the lights of our porch.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Hennepin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.099509, -93.678156

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 7, 2020 - 23:59
Suggested Identification: 
Luna moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1251162

Observation Notes: 
Found deceased on my back porch in 80 degree sun. There is only grass and mud near my house.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Dakota County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.7693565, -93.3134715

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 09:45
Suggested Identification: 
Unknown
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1250280

Observation Notes: 
crawling up house wall
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Hennepin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.977753, -93.2650108

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 16:46
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1249927

Observation Notes: 
Was very fuzzy and the abdomen was used to push/pull the moth forward as well as the legs
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carver County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8849625, -93.88774529999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 24, 2020 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Oakworm moth?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth