Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Utah

Sighting Record 1122896

Observation Notes: 
It seems to have difficulty flying. I picked it up and moved it to the shade. After a few minutes it flew away.
Region: 
Utah County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.45420535822479, -111.75395965576172

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 09:55
Suggested Identification: 
Ceanothus Silmoth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1122771

Region: 
Sanpete County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.502373, -111.38313149999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
G. williamsii
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Arrived at black light overnight.

Sighting Record 1122769

Observation Notes: 
Female, one of a few females observed over the week, several males observed.
Region: 
Sanpete County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.502373, -111.38313149999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
A. polyphemus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Arrived at MV light overnight.

Sighting Record 1119557

Observation Notes: 
Noticed this on our entryway wall here in Moab, UT. It was approx. 95 degrees out and was located in shade. Very little movement while observing. This is approx. 1/2 in. long overall. Looking to ID it and have had trouble.
Region: 
Grand County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.56717064934112, -109.54317435622215

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
What is this?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1119350

Observation Notes: 
Wild male paired with our captive female overnight.
Region: 
Utah County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.43238880937774, -111.75018310546875

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hyalophora columbia "gloveri"
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1119349

Observation Notes: 
Wild male paired with our captive female overnight.
Region: 
Utah County
United States
Utah
Location Notes: 
American Fork Canyon
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.432257328092405, -111.7490888191407

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
Antheraea polyphemus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1116616

Observation Notes: 
About 65 degrees F, sitting still before sundown.
Region: 
Salt Lake County
United States
Utah
Location Notes: 
Salt lake city
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7607793, -111.8910474

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 00:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1116378

Region: 
San Juan County
United States
Utah
Location Notes: 
Recorded on GPS unit
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.115578686927, -109.80347149023

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
Poladryas arachne
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1115692

Observation Notes: 
A cold snowy day made this moth easy to handle safely.
Region: 
Wasatch County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.5070087, -111.4133234

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 00:00
Suggested Identification: 
white-lined sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth