Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New Jersey

Sighting Record 1234182

Observation Notes: 
On side of house in backyard that is shady and has an oak and a pine tree.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Atlantic County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.45115546792173, -74.7381722491516

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 16:40
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1234169

Observation Notes: 
Found on the ground in our garden, near beans and tomatoes.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Burlington County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.9777384, -74.78922649999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 11:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233979

Observation Notes: 
Very large 3-4 inches at base of maple tree on slate walking
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Somerset County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.573869832062854, -74.65817070007961

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 13:10
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233931

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Ocean County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.0583238, -74.4056612

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 15:33
Suggested Identification: 
Dagger Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233901

Observation Notes: 
Found on the handle of my garbage can right after it was emptied by the truck. Relocated to the nearest area with vegetation.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Burlington County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.058502473057366, -74.6380772374344

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 18:35
Suggested Identification: 
Silver-spotted Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233895

Observation Notes: 
On Monarda fistulosa
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.115166082591436, -74.8613197425367

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 14:40
Suggested Identification: 
Lintneria eremitus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233788

Observation Notes: 
Weather sunny and warm Caterpillar was traveling briskly, in a SE direction, on an asphalt road and reacted aggressively when touched and picked up in order to be moved to safer location, off of the roadway. There is a swampy area on both sides of the road, containing hardwood trees and bushes.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Morris County
Location Notes: 
In the roadway on Old Farmstead Rd., near Rt. 513, Chester, NJ
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.81595523143677, -74.64629335209759

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 16:17
Suggested Identification: 
Regal Moth (Citheronia regalis) AKA: Hickory Horned Devil
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233747

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Warren County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.77411939987026, -75.17024868145984

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 14:24
Suggested Identification: 
Unknown
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233740

Observation Notes: 
Sunny, around 80F. Found in backyard on patio bricks. Backyard has grass and pavers. It is ringed by mature trees (sorry don’t know species). There is a very small creek nearby.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Union County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.71050845956637, -74.36420105688501

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 16:04
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1233654

Observation Notes: 
Under sheet at light. Two specimens. Neither were there at 5am. Collected. 53f, clear
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.11489768050401, -74.86139937378624

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 08:35
Suggested Identification: 
Cingilia catenaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth