Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Mississippi

Sighting Record 1147904

Observation Notes: 
Small caterpillars are bright green; the photographed caterpillar is many, many times larger, but with same horn--all found eating pentas plants.
Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.4338851, -88.8358834

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 15:30
Suggested Identification: 
Tersa Sphinx Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1147740

Observation Notes: 
around 70 degrees in a upholstery shop warehouse with outside doors open
Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.381561874391334, -88.53533685207367

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 10:45
Suggested Identification: 
scarlet-bodied wasp moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1147019

Observation Notes: 
Only one I've ever seen like this
Region: 
Scott County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.348642377729234, -89.6484375

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1144314

Observation Notes: 
rested for a few hours, then left
Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.55354, -88.64997299999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 01:43
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1144313

Observation Notes: 
Sunny day feeding on Blue Porterweed, near passiflora. It has been a week+ Hurricane Irma in Florida
Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Mississippi
Location Notes: 
about 18 miles north of Ocean Springs
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.55354, -88.64997299999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Zebra Longwing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1143547

Observation Notes: 
Resting early on my trailer!mi casa sue casa..Im fine with that!
Region: 
Jefferson Davis County
Mississippi
United States
Location Notes: 
North east of prentiss'Ms
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.6811239, -89.82105039999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 07:20
Suggested Identification: 
I dont know!
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
September 26 2017

Sighting Record 1143544

Observation Notes: 
Guess it was sleeping are resting!colors caught my attention.
Region: 
Jefferson Davis County
United States
Mississippi
Location Notes: 
North east of prentiss'Ms
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.6811239, -89.82105039999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 08:57
Suggested Identification: 
I tryed to look it up no help!Butterfly/moth..maybe.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Sep 26 2017 early morning!

Sighting Record 1143310

Observation Notes: 
After a rainy night ,guess it was sleeping.
Region: 
Jefferson Davis County
United States
Mississippi
Location Notes: 
On my land half mile off the road.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.6798815, -89.82082259999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 07:33
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Sep14 722am

Sighting Record 1140725

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.4620065, -88.71624730000002

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 13:10
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern-tailed blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1140606

Region: 
Oktibbeha County
United States
Mississippi
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.4648573956179, -88.71683120727539

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 18:50
Suggested Identification: 
Leathered Sphinx moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth