Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Minnesota

Sighting Record 1199393

Observation Notes: 
On flower head of black-eyed susan (Rudbeckia hirta) growing in a sunny old field.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53325582535127, -92.75282402985113

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 17:34
Suggested Identification: 
Eupithecia miserulata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1199392

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

Geolocation is 46.53283789018739, -92.7530882274391

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 23:31
Suggested Identification: 
Tacparia detersata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199384

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

Geolocation is 46.53284342577348, -92.75308554523008

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 23:42
Suggested Identification: 
Apantesis virgo
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199378

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

Geolocation is 46.53283235460071, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 00:22
Suggested Identification: 
Scopula limboundata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199275

Observation Notes: 
Several larvae feeding on stinging nettle (Urtica dioica) in a garden.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53238950583925, -92.75355224959867

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 18:47
Suggested Identification: 
Aglais milberti
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1199267

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on flowers of tall goldenrod (Solidago altissima) growing in an old hayfield.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53324752203497, -92.75249009482877

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 17:03
Suggested Identification: 
Trichordestra legitima
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1199265

Observation Notes: 
Seen flying low to ground in black ash swamp. Larval host plant (Impatiens capensis) is somewhat common in here.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53120855815475, -92.76266639583127

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 13:04
Suggested Identification: 
Trichodezia albovittata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199250

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

Geolocation is 46.53284342577348, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 23:07
Suggested Identification: 
Iridopsis larvaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199241

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

Geolocation is 46.53284342577348, -92.75309627406614

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 21:59
Suggested Identification: 
Scopula inductata (I think it is this species because to me the tips of hindwings look rounded rather than sharply angled)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199240

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

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309627406614

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 00:21
Suggested Identification: 
Scopula junctaria (no black dots on wings, appears not to have a bulge in PM line)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth