Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New Jersey

Sighting Record 1253192

Observation Notes: 
Observed during early June when Io moths commonly emerge from their cocoons. Many cocoons that resembles those made by Io moths were found nearby. The moth was resting on the bottom of the wall near the ground and had its wings folded in. It looked brand new and had wings that were completely intact and pristine. A
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Ocean County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.76122387086035, -74.22448508974436

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 16:05
Suggested Identification: 
Automeris io (Io Moth)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1253111

Observation Notes: 
On a vinyl fence which is in the vicinity of several species of mature deciduous trees.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Ocean County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.149065572849715, -74.29522461389115

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 13:50
Suggested Identification: 
Euchlaena amoenaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1253045

Observation Notes: 
At MV light
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.11489864454263, -74.86138737478717

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 03:45
Suggested Identification: 
Dasylophia thyatiroides
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Collected

Sighting Record 1252822

Observation Notes: 
Seen visiting a small puddle in bright sunshine.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Somerset County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.6973705, -74.5418318

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 12:24
Suggested Identification: 
Amphion Floridensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Seen with Bev by stable door next to Memorial Garden

Sighting Record 1252548

Observation Notes: 
Sunny, 88℉, dew point 64℉
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Mercer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.19512121512001, -74.67038691043854

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 17:36
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern tent caterpillar moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252542

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.1042459, -74.69550219999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 00:27
Suggested Identification: 
Striped Chocolate-tip - Hodges#7898
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252540

Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.1042459, -74.69550219999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 00:52
Suggested Identification: 
Two-toned Ancylis Moth - Hodges#3375
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1252539

Observation Notes: 
This is the first time I had this species show up at the lights. It is usually a day flyer in my garden which is full of Jewelweed.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.1042459, -74.69550219999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 00:27
Suggested Identification: 
White-striped Black - Hodges#7430
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth