Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Virginia

Sighting Record 1245370

Observation Notes: 
Daughter observed it feeding on azaleas.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.321161216677176, -77.4479009641189

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 12:04
Suggested Identification: 
Nessus sphinx (Amphion floridensis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Sunny low 80's

Sighting Record 1245367

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.451416583204356, -77.58091363313524

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 14:13
Suggested Identification: 
Curved-Toothed Geometer (Eutrapela clemataria)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Sunny low 80's

Sighting Record 1245315

Observation Notes: 
Found a small red pupa in the dirt while gardening a couple of weeks ago, I decided to keep it to ID later. Found him hatched out this morning!
Region: 
United States
Virginia
York County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.26894176143431, -76.68142339778429

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 08:20
Suggested Identification: 
Greater Black-Letter Dart (Xestia dolosa)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1245232

Observation Notes: 
Found on garage door in Montvale, VA. Moth is approx 1.5" from wingtip to wingtip.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Bedford County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.450008795387994, -79.64820067308226

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 20:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1245050

Observation Notes: 
Older urban neighborhood with large trees. Attracted to mercury vapor light.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Richmond
Location Notes: 
Near the intersection of West 45th Street and Dunston Avenue.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.51866210411992, -77.4839091437292

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 21:40
Suggested Identification: 
Symmetrischema striatella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1244968

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Location Notes: 
Bathroom by pickleball courts
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.44694834659889, -77.58136630475464

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 05:57
Suggested Identification: 
Curved-line Looper (Lambdina fervidaria)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Cloudy high 40's

Sighting Record 1244967

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Location Notes: 
Bathroom by pickleball courts
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.44678491109876, -77.58133948266449

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 09:59
Suggested Identification: 
Confused Woodgrain (Morrisonia confusa)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Cloudy high 40's

Sighting Record 1244966

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Location Notes: 
Bathroom by pickleball courts
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.446880204153636, -77.58128047406616

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 09:57
Suggested Identification: 
Common Pug (Eupithecia miserulata)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Cloudy high 40's

Sighting Record 1244965

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.45120712626196, -77.58082986295166

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 10:03
Suggested Identification: 
Black-Dotted Brown (Cissusa spadix)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Cloudy high 40's

Sighting Record 1244964

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.490733507425524, -77.58439861725196

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 20:30
Suggested Identification: 
Orthodes majuscula
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth