Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Wisconsin

Sighting Record 1258268

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Grant County
Location Notes: 
3 miles north of Lancaster off Mount Ridge Rd.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.8474905, -90.7106821

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 5, 2020 - 15:55
Suggested Identification: 
Pearly Wood Nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Found on outside furniture pillow

Sighting Record 1258218

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Burnett County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.8097015, -92.14947099999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 5, 2020 - 14:30
Suggested Identification: 
Pearly Wood Nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1258150

Observation Notes: 
Observed on path in a protected wetlands (Van Loon Natural Area). Hot and humid conditions.
Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
La Crosse County
Location Notes: 
Along the Seven Bridges Trail--probably about a mile along between Bridges 3 and 4.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.021294519693846, -91.312434591893

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 5, 2020 - 09:48
Suggested Identification: 
Possibly Snowy Geometer Moth Eugonobapta nivosaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1258148

Observation Notes: 
Found two examples on our deck near a light that had been on all night. Hot and humid conditions. The light faces a thickly wooded area. The photos are two different individuals, but I think are the same species based on coloration and antennae.
Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
La Crosse County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0383094, -91.2823985

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
Unsure, possibly Dasychira plagiata, Northern Pine Tussock Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1258063

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Juneau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.7411904, -89.880501

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 07:50
Suggested Identification: 
Dryocampa rubicunda Rosy Maple Moth. I didn't realize these were Saturnids!
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth