Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Utah

Sighting Record 1130837

Observation Notes: 
Observed during the work day. Homeowner told me that bats will roost in the same area on their porch at night.
Region: 
Davis County
United States
Utah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.006752599939986, -111.92474126815796

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Black Witch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1125674

Observation Notes: 
At first I thought it was a hummingbird based on how fast it's wings were fluttering. Also because it was feeding off flowers. We were at Cedar Breaks National Monument in Utah. The temperature was approximately 86 degrees and partly cloudy.
Region: 
Iron County
United States
Utah
Location Notes: 
On the Alpine Pond Nature Trail on the lower trail.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.63406650671747, -112.84096240997314

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hummingbird moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1125396

Observation Notes: 
I can't find a clearwing pattern that matches this one, so I mainly just want some validation that what I'm seeing is in fact a humming bird hawk moth
Region: 
Utah County
United States
Utah
Location Notes: 
In a flower bed, in front of the BYU administration building.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.25064312983351, -111.6492458656067

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 09:25
Suggested Identification: 
Humming bird hawk moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

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