Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New Jersey

Sighting Record 1230030

Observation Notes: 
55f, clear, no moon. At light. Collected.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.11490006321808, -74.86140740297145

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 02:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hyles lineata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1230011

Observation Notes: 
Frequent visitor to our Butterfly bush. Seen usually late afternoon ( between 3 to 6 PM) during Summer months - July & August.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Morris County
Location Notes: 
Latitude: 40.75426026798531 Longitude: -74.40531206075701
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.75426026798531, -74.40531206075701

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 17:15
Suggested Identification: 
Hummingbird moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1229902

Observation Notes: 
Sunny, 80℉, dew point 53℉, on holly bush.
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Mercer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.19520871516533, -74.67022866010666

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 13:59
Suggested Identification: 
Saddleback caterpillar moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1229800

Observation Notes: 
It was on a freight car in my train. I’m guessing that it came from some low hanging branches we hit. It was about 4-5 inches long and about 3/4 inches thick or so
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Middlesex County
Location Notes: 
Rough location
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.4107163, -74.51080339999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 17:15
Suggested Identification: 
Hickory Horned?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1229738

Observation Notes: 
seemed to be eating the shell on the log on our porch...definite small bites out of shell
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Morris County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7793504, -74.51117199999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 16:25
Suggested Identification: 
American Dagger Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
light rain about 80 degrees

Sighting Record 1229723

Observation Notes: 
64f, no wind, fog. Collected at BLW
Region: 
United States
New Jersey
Sussex County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.11490353592093, -74.86139648037056

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 03:45
Suggested Identification: 
Catocala neogama
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth