Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Montana

Sighting Record 1216843

Observation Notes: 
First seen at 4 AM - attracted to external house lights
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304145447416246, -109.366448641803

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 11:15
Suggested Identification: 
Gallium Sphinx Moth (Hyles galli)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216840

Observation Notes: 
First seen at 4 AM - attracted to external house lights
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304160539523565, -109.36640572645877

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 5, 2019 - 12:09
Suggested Identification: 
Leafy Spurge Hawkmoth (Hyles euphorbiae)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216826

Observation Notes: 
First seen at 4 AM - attracted to external house lights
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304145447416246, -109.36636281111453

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 10:07
Suggested Identification: 
Putnam's Looper (Plusia putnami)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216825

Observation Notes: 
First seen at 4 AM - attracted to external house lights
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304115263189495, -109.36647009947512

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 12:18
Suggested Identification: 
Raspberry Pyrausta (Pyrausta signatalis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216824

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to external house lights - first seen at 4 AM
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304190723726194, -109.36640572645877

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 09:41
Suggested Identification: 
Vashti Sphinx (Sphinx vashti)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216795

Observation Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 06:30
Suggested Identification: 
Euchromius californicalis or Euchromius ocelleus?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.

Sighting Record 1216794

Observation Notes: 
This moth was perched near a house light on the north side of the house, found in the morning. The house light had been left on all night.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 08:25
Suggested Identification: 
Petrophila confusalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1216791

Observation Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 06:30
Suggested Identification: 
Zosteropoda hirtipes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.

Sighting Record 1216773

Observation Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 06:30
Suggested Identification: 
Zotheca tranquilla
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.

Sighting Record 1216770

Observation Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 06:30
Suggested Identification: 
Sympistis greyi
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Captured in a light trap set on July 11 and left out overnight.