Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Mississippi

Sighting Record 1140467

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.453425068934386, -88.80262970924377

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 19:27
Suggested Identification: 
Luna moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1140465

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.46246177091637, -88.71878385543823

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 08:30
Suggested Identification: 
Angus' datana moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1140439

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.466046792392824, -88.71689558029175

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 13:23
Suggested Identification: 
Red spotted purple butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1140270

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.46661694188517, -88.71689558029175

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 11:38
Suggested Identification: 
Gulf Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1140166

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.46518310036687, -88.71691703796387

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 09:19
Suggested Identification: 
Clouded sulfur butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1140165

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.4649358501584, -88.71689021587372

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 12:38
Suggested Identification: 
Common Buckeye butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138280

Region: 
Lafayette County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.2315119, -89.40176930000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
painted lichen moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138278

Region: 
Lafayette County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.2315119, -89.40176930000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
blinded sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138277

Observation Notes: 
on the ground at a gas station, moved to a safer location
Region: 
Lafayette County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.31187620141401, -89.31719541549683

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 08:30
Suggested Identification: 
Virginia creeper sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1137513

Observation Notes: 
Approximately 50 on my 3 milkweed plants. The ate all the leaves . Poor example on the photo. Just found the sight and this the only catapillar I could find today August 27 2017. It was almost dead. Wish I had taken pictures sooner. Very pretty catapillar. Have not seen any cocoons. Had approximately 50 catapillar on my 3 milkweed plants. They ate all the leaves on the milkweed. Most stayed on the plants but some roamed around the area. P
Region: 
Lee County
United States
Mississippi
Location Notes: 
One half mile west of Tupelo airport
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.25577514722422, -88.77687262884803

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
Tussock moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
About 2 and a half weeks either side of August 15th