Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Minnesota

Sighting Record 1199239

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

Geolocation is 46.53283604499187, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 23:20
Suggested Identification: 
Scopula limboundata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199115

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to an incandescent porch light. Temperature about 55 degrees F.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283789018736, -92.75309090964811

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 00:53
Suggested Identification: 
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides ("expultrix" form)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1199017

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

Geolocation is 46.532836044991996, -92.75309359185712

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 23:37
Suggested Identification: 
Morrisonia evicta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1198959

Observation Notes: 
Drinking sap from a wound in the bark of an apple tree.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53212933050798, -92.75314991824644

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 21, 2015 - 18:49
Suggested Identification: 
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1198948

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to an incandescent porch light. Width of groove in board is 12 mm.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283881278511, -92.75309359185712

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 23:43
Suggested Identification: 
Hydriomena sp. I am not sure if this is Hydriomena ruberata since I cannot find any rust-colored bands except for some very vague brownish markings. It does seem to resemble it otherwise.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1198394

Observation Notes: 
Larvae feeding on bull thistle (Cirsium vulgare).
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53379184786258, -92.75251155250089

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 11:35
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa cardui
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1198393

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on cultivated New England aster (Aster novae-angliae). Warm sunny day.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53278322624432, -92.75296082251089

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:14
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa cardui
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1198389

Observation Notes: 
Inside house on wall.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.532850806554066, -92.75302117221372

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:27
Suggested Identification: 
Alucita montana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1198367

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

Geolocation is 46.53283973538283, -92.75309493296163

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 00:04
Suggested Identification: 
Schinia arcigera
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1198360

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to an incandescent porch light. This is a different individual from the previous one posted.
Region: 
United States
Minnesota
Carlton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.53283881278509, -92.75309225075262

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 12:19
Suggested Identification: 
Alucita montana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth