Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Virginia

Sighting Record 1199301

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Location Notes: 
Covered porch area at the Nature Center.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.45146851363234, -77.58090634497597

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:43
Suggested Identification: 
Green Cloverworm (Hypena scabra)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Sunny mid 50's

Sighting Record 1199190

Observation Notes: 
Was clinging to the side of the building as I went to work. Poor guy was frozen stuff, and slightly malformed. My guess is he emerged too early due to the brief warm weather. I took him into our greenhouse to keep warm.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Newport News
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.06954506535184, -76.47980411317099

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 07:58
Suggested Identification: 
Giant Leopard Moth (Hypercompe scribonia)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Had been very warm the previous couple of days,m; temperatures dropped dramatically to 36F at the time I found him.

Sighting Record 1199118

Region: 
Chesterfield County
Virginia
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.44683298762722, -77.58139509919295

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 12:20
Suggested Identification: 
Toothed Phigalia (Phigalia denticulata)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Low 60's

Sighting Record 1199117

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.44684068755611, -77.58139627531364

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 12:20
Suggested Identification: 
Small phigalia (Phigalia strigataria)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Low 60's

Sighting Record 1199116

Observation Notes: 
Sorry for the quality of the pictures. It was on the second floor window of my house.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.3307435, -77.34480309999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 17:30
Suggested Identification: 
Green Cloverworm (Hypena scabra)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Low 60's

Sighting Record 1199105

Observation Notes: 
The ID on this guy really stumped me
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Newport News
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.0695493800667, -76.47976691474992

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 08:13
Suggested Identification: 
Franclemont’s Sallow (Eupsilia cirripalea)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Abnormally warm couple of days for this time of year, high of 68-71F.

Sighting Record 1198966

Observation Notes: 
Found him struggling in the water I nside my work building. Pulled him out to dry off and placed him in the greenhouse to keep warm.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Newport News
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.06977009871952, -76.47944269014357

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 09:39
Suggested Identification: 
Meal Moth (Pyralis farinalis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1198940

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Giles County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.37658293912794, -80.51862651934584

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 30, 2012 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
Lophocampa caryae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1198593

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Bedford County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.064179909082064, -79.5452518813903

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Actias luna
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Early August 2016

Sighting Record 1198447

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Tazewell County
Location Notes: 
Observed on the campus of Southwest Virginia Community College
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.005109282936075, -81.79847256462631

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 23:55
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth