Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New Jersey

Sighting Record 1231613

Observation Notes: 
Climbing a wooden beam on my deck. Young maple trees nearby.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Gloucester County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.614843, -75.07278409999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 10:52
Suggested Identification: 
tussock moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1231608

Observation Notes: 
Laying on the concrete near a parking lot.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Gloucester County
Location Notes: 
At a Wawa convenience store
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.61721006715911, -75.08058786392212

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 29, 2019 - 18:55
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1231607

Observation Notes: 
Flew into the house at night. Was easy to coax onto my hand to be released outside but not before having his picture taken.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Gloucester County
Location Notes: 
in a rural area
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.61659789999564, -75.0818821529785

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 17:15
Suggested Identification: 
Euchlaena
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1231492

Observation Notes: 
Not on plant. Climbing stairs.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Atlantic County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.49803529723744, -74.54532105659177

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 13:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1231473

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Monmouth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.2343408, -74.08735039999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 09:41
Suggested Identification: 
Noctua pronuba
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1231209

Observation Notes: 
59f, clear. No visible moon. At BLW, collected. Gorgeous moth! First observation of this species at this location.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.11507567371283, -74.86146882213671

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 03:45
Suggested Identification: 
Catocala relicta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1231187

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

Geolocation is 40.86160247981026, -74.00721073150635

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 12:29
Suggested Identification: 
Yellow Bear caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1231180

Observation Notes: 
Monarch caterpillar eating Milkweed, there are currently 8 others on this particular plant, 3 being about the same size as the one in the picture and the other 4 being about half the size. In addition to the Milkweed plants we also have the following plants in close proximity, Russian Sage, Kobold Gayfeather, Stokes Aster (Honeysong Purple), Echinacea and Butterfly Bush
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Union County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.6355018, -74.27732420000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 17:56
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1231169

Observation Notes: 
Seemed tired. Pleasant weather
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Middlesex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.4296302, -74.3013482

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 16:33
Suggested Identification: 
Callosamia promethea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth