Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Virginia

Sighting Record 1264041

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to lights.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Montgomery County
Location Notes: 
Gas station.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.20822104689933, -80.49491995955924

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 22:41
Suggested Identification: 
Eumorpha pandorus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1263983

Observation Notes: 
Found on pawpaw.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Montgomery County
Location Notes: 
Falls Ridge Preserve.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.1897107, -80.3206312

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 17:47
Suggested Identification: 
Apatelodes torrefacta?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1263978

Observation Notes: 
Found on an isolated elm sapling about 5 feet tall.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Montgomery County
Location Notes: 
Falls Ridge Preserve.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.19269604886727, -80.32129334166412

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 17:24
Suggested Identification: 
Polygonia interrogationis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1263977

Observation Notes: 
Found on hog-peanut.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Montgomery County
Location Notes: 
Falls Ridge Preserve
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.192888348601564, -80.32171713068847

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 17:17
Suggested Identification: 
Epargyreus clarus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1263961

Observation Notes: 
found dead on light pole
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Bedford County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.449697, -79.6487329

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 22:45
Suggested Identification: 
likely one of the White Ermines
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1263890

Observation Notes: 
About two dozen caterpillars scattered densely among fennel and parsley. Mostly 5th instars.
Region: 
United States
Virginia
Montgomery County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.26466988773847, -80.39719484168914

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 11:42
Suggested Identification: 
Papilio polyxenes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1263877

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Location Notes: 
Ceiling of covered walkway
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.37268031854438, -77.5032858878535

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 09:28
Suggested Identification: 
Common Tan Wave (Pleuroprucha insulsaria)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
sunny mid 80's

Sighting Record 1263868

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Chesterfield County
Location Notes: 
Ceiling above the covered walkway.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.37278551903613, -77.50333689247553

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 09:32
Suggested Identification: 
Ailanthus Webworm (Atteva aurea)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Sunny mid 80's

Sighting Record 1263852

Observation Notes: 
Crossing road on hot, humid afternoon
Region: 
United States
Virginia
York County
Location Notes: 
Along historic tour road
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.2026833, -76.5235825

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Tuliptree silkmoth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1263836

Region: 
United States
Virginia
Prince William County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.7263264, -77.3967439

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 07:50
Suggested Identification: 
Eacles imperialis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth