Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Minnesota

Sighting Record 1192090

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

Geolocation is 46.53283789018736, -92.7530895685436

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 22:02
Suggested Identification: 
Fumibotys fumalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192089

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

Geolocation is 46.53283881278506, -92.7530895685436

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 23:43
Suggested Identification: 
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192087

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

Geolocation is 46.532836967589645, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 23:59
Suggested Identification: 
Phalaenostola larentioides
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192079

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light. Second year in a row this month has been seen here.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53284065798049, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 23:10
Suggested Identification: 
Macrochilo bivittata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192077

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

Geolocation is 46.532836044991896, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 22:15
Suggested Identification: 
Macrochilo bivittata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192058

Observation Notes: 
Found dead on a gravel forest sideroad that passes through mixed conifer swamps and upland jack pine forests. Dead from unknown causes although it may have been hit by a vehicle.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Cook County
Location Notes: 
Pancore Lake Road (FR 338) about 12 miles north of Tofte, MN in Cook County.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.75128499410068, -90.83479977829586

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 08:21
Suggested Identification: 
Haploa lecontei
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192052

Observation Notes: 
Found resting on a forest sideroad in Cook County, MN that passes through blueberry fields, tamarack swamps, and white pine forests. Warm and sunny day eventually reaching the high 70s F.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Location Notes: 
About 16 miles northwest of Tofte, MN (Cook County) on Forest Road 123B which runs south from Perent Lake Road. FR 123B eventually connects with Jabbo Road and then the Sawbill Trail.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.79408178411373, -90.92650374342907

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 09:46
Suggested Identification: 
Grammia williamsii
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192013

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on dark-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) flower in an old field. Warm (70s F) and sunny day.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.532836967589645, -92.7530895685436

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 16:46
Suggested Identification: 
Ctenucha virginica
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192011

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

Geolocation is 46.532836044991924, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 21:46
Suggested Identification: 
Palthis angulalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192010

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to incandescent porch light. Warm night, temperatures in the mid- to upper 50s F.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.532836044991846, -92.75309627406614

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 00:03
Suggested Identification: 
Perispasta caeculalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth