Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New Jersey

Sighting Record 1229702

Observation Notes: 
feeding on Eupatorium rotundifolia
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Bergen County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.86352399486907, -74.00748534762681

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
possibly a Tiger Moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1229457

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Camden County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.929284276231954, -75.06142337704716

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 07:41
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
I saw him in the morning and then when I came home from work as well

Sighting Record 1229423

Observation Notes: 
Unseasonably chilly in the AM, mid 60’s. This specimen was attached to the brick-face of an older building. The moth was still for quite some time until the weather warmed up.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Burlington County
Location Notes: 
Riverton, NJ, less then a mile from the Delaware River.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.0094896160684, -75.01088349545194

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 09:34
Suggested Identification: 
Snowberry Clearwing Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229421

Observation Notes: 
showed up on our backdoor afternoon of July7th and stayed there for 4 days, just opening and closing its wings
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Warren County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7598583, -75.04159670000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 14:30
Suggested Identification: 
Promethia silkmoth or Tulip Tree silkmoth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
partly sunny but humid day, 85F

Sighting Record 1229403

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Passaic County
Location Notes: 
My yard
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.0757579, -74.25242109999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 18:06
Suggested Identification: 
Raspberry Pyrausta Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229381

Observation Notes: 
cool partly sunny day about 72F... not sure but think the tree it was feasting on was either alder or sumac...
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Warren County
Location Notes: 
Tree right outside in my backyard
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7598644, -75.04160300000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 16:30
Suggested Identification: 
Hickory Horned Devil
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1229363

Observation Notes: 
Unfortunately, moth was dead. Location is business next to large pond and woods
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Middlesex County
Location Notes: 
Business parking lot
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.312000314494526, -74.50521529964487

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 09:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hawk moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229354

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Essex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.833255758347256, -74.1909140640625

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Wavy-lined Emerald
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229223

Observation Notes: 
At storage unit in Ringwood NJ. Sunny day 75 degrees
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Passaic County
Location Notes: 
At a storage unit
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.12573774948789, -74.29571696779783

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 13:58
Suggested Identification: 
white blotched prominent--heterocampa umbrata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1229208

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Bergen County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.86900215640594, -74.00579452514648

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 16:50
Suggested Identification: 
smeared dagger moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
feeding on crabapple