Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Minnesota

Sighting Record 1194685

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283789018736, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 23:15
Suggested Identification: 
Calyptra canadensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1194046

Observation Notes: 
In old field at edge of mixed woods (aspen, birch, fir, and spruce).
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53203891467549, -92.75422548406141

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 13:57
Suggested Identification: 
Euchlaena irraria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1194045

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.532834199796305, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 23:28
Suggested Identification: 
Petrophora subaequaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1194012

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on flowers of smooth goldenrod (Solidago gigantea) under a patch of quaking aspen at edge of shrub carr-sedge meadow wetland.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.5325075991954, -92.75399213187711

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 19:02
Suggested Identification: 
Amphipoea americana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1194011

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 21:28
Suggested Identification: 
Hypena baltimoralis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1193981

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light. Moth appears to have damaged forewing.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.532836044991924, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 23:00
Suggested Identification: 
Baileya ophthalmica
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1193838

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309359185712

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 23:31
Suggested Identification: 
Epicallima argenticinctella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1193740

Observation Notes: 
On small quaking aspen sapling in a thicket at the edge of a mixed species woods. I observed this caterpillar over a period of 7 days and it did not change or move from this leaf. I suspect it was diseased.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53305746800341, -92.7516478811981

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:38
Suggested Identification: 
Papilio canadensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1193738

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.532836044991896, -92.7530882274391

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 00:18
Suggested Identification: 
Acronicta increta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1193558

Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Hennepin County
Location Notes: 
On the underside of my decorative metal sunflower leaf
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.898736, -93.55441400000001

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 17:00
Suggested Identification: 
Cecropia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth