Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Minnesota

Sighting Record 1192457

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light. Temperature in the mid-50sF. Extensive wetlands in the area with shallow water habitat supporting cattails and other emergent vegetation that may be larval hosts.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283235460071, -92.75309627406614

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 23:30
Suggested Identification: 
Bellura obliqua
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192455

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

Geolocation is 46.532836967589645, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 00:30
Suggested Identification: 
Parallelia bistriaris
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192439

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light. Mild temperatures (mid-50s F), partly cloudy and breezy. Possibly here because parsnips are grown n a vegetable garden. Another potential host plant is common cow parsnip (Heracleum lanatum) which grows wild in nearby wetlands.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283789018736, -92.7530882274391

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 19:51
Suggested Identification: 
Depressaria pastinacella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192413

Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carver County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.734967993348285, -93.64777182446511

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 14:15
Suggested Identification: 
Delaware Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192412

Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Blue Earth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.16456372553032, -93.99089796658137

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 12:31
Suggested Identification: 
Carmenta ithacae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192341

Region: 
United States
Minnesota
St. Louis County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.26872727839845, -92.61574827363279

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Haematopis grataria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192286

Observation Notes: 
In the Monarch Habitat area of the Bloomington MN dog park
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Scott County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.75650465856271, -93.41967908136945

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 15:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1192284

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

Geolocation is 46.53283789018736, -92.75309359185712

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 22:16
Suggested Identification: 
Pseudohermonassa tenuicula
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192282

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

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309359185712

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 22:23
Suggested Identification: 
Eueretagrotis perattentus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192091

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

Geolocation is 46.532834199796326, -92.75309359185712

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 23:10
Suggested Identification: 
Fumibotys fumalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth