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eric_keith

Date

October 8, 2021 04:20 PM CDT

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lovebirder

Date

April 9, 2021 10:06 PM CDT

Description

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waystation1067

Date

March 3, 2017 11:21 AM CST

Description

~7mm. On bricks near the blacklight. Duplicate submission on BugGuide: https://bugguide.net/node/view/1483738

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Broad-banded Watersnake (Nerodia fasciata ssp. confluens)

Observer

krancmm

Date

March 10, 2016 07:20 PM CST

Description

Waking up from hibernation behind house siding. Oh my, interesting.
On patio

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krancmm

Date

March 17, 2021 10:22 AM CDT

Description

1st observation at this location
7mm fwl
Clueless - think it's a Nola but none quite fits.

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What

Blurry Chocolate Angle (Macaria transitaria)

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mako252

Date

May 3, 2021 10:26 PM CDT

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Date

June 16, 2017 10:59 PM CDT

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mike334

Date

November 16, 2021 07:57 PM CST

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What

Hag Moth (Phobetron pithecium)

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mycul

Date

September 1, 2020 10:52 AM CDT

Description

Very strange!

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What

Tetrio Sphinx (Pseudosphinx tetrio)

Observer

carla_deloera

Date

November 6, 2021 03:59 PM UTC

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What

Salvinia Stem Borer Moth (Samea multiplicalis)

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krancmm

Date

October 24, 2021 09:59 PM CDT

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lovebirder

Date

October 26, 2021 10:13 PM CDT

Tags

fio

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Pink Snout Moth (Pachypodistes angulata)

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heimatlos

Date

April 21, 2020 10:43 PM -05

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nomolosx

Date

May 10, 2020 10:29 PM ADT

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Date

February 25, 2019 11:14 PM -03

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krancmm

Date

November 1, 2017 07:36 AM CDT

Description

1st observation at this location

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mako252

Date

September 6, 2021 10:15 PM CDT

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What

Brazilian Skipper (Calpodes ethlius)

Observer

mothlady41

Date

August 22, 2021 03:25 PM EDT

Description

chrysalis on Canna Lily

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What

Sad Underwing (Catocala maestosa)

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krancmm

Date

August 17, 2021 05:25 AM CDT

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jciv

Date

August 10, 2021 04:17 AM CDT

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Date

November 16, 2014

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dloarie

Date

January 30, 2021 09:06 PM PST

Description

Found on tree moss.

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What

Mexican Leaf-Roller (Amorbia emigratella)

Observer

wendybirds

Date

July 17, 2021 10:07 PM CDT

Description

Refuge closes to public at sunset. I am authorized to conduct insect surveys after hours as part of my Fish & Wildlife Service volunteer duties.

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What

European Earwig Complex (Complex Forficula auricularia)

Observer

susanne-kasimir

Date

June 6, 2021 01:14 PM CEST

Description

I have read that Forficula is a species complex, so it's not auricularia

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hydaticus

Date

May 19, 2018 11:09 AM CDT

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Observer

jcochran706

Date

July 13, 2021 10:05 PM CDT

Description

New House of Jack

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wendybirds

Date

July 1, 2021 11:44 PM CDT

Description

Please note that the refuge is closed to the public at night. (Hours are sunrise to sunset daily.) I am a refuge volunteer with authorization to be present after hours doing biological surveys. This area is not open to the public.

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atjelmeland

Date

June 8, 2021 10:17 PM CDT

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wendybirds

Date

June 29, 2021 05:49 AM CDT

Description

Please note that the refuge is closed to the public at night. (Hours are sunrise to sunset daily.) I am a refuge volunteer with authorization to be present after hours doing biological surveys.

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mako252

Date

October 13, 2020 08:43 PM CDT

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What

Hieroglyphic Moth (Diphthera festiva)

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krancmm

Date

September 14, 2018 07:18 AM CDT

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What

Live Oak Metria Moth (Metria amella)

Observer

wendybirds

Date

May 29, 2021 10:39 PM CDT

Description

Please note that the refuge is closed to the public at night. (Hours are sunrise to sunset daily.) I am a refuge volunteer with authorization to be present after hours doing insect surveys.

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Underwing Moths (Genus Catocala)

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stuartmarcus

Date

May 7, 2021 05:09 AM UTC

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What

Grass Tubeworm Moths (Genus Acrolophus)

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stuartmarcus

Date

June 24, 2021 04:47 AM UTC

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What

Western Sheep Moth (Hemileuca eglanterina)

Observer

willowwollf

Date

August 7, 2020 05:54 PM MDT

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stuartmarcus

Date

July 3, 2019 06:18 AM UTC

Description

A rare one.

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What

False Pug Moths (Genus Sigela)

Observer

jcochran706

Date

June 9, 2021 10:22 PM CDT

Description

New House of Jack

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What

Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth (Parapoynx allionealis)

Observer

wendybirds

Date

June 2, 2021 06:43 AM CDT

Description

Please note that this area is closed to the public. I am a refuge volunteer doing biological surveys.

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Northern Eudeilinia Moth (Eudeilinia herminiata)

Observer

wendybirds

Date

June 4, 2021 10:36 PM CDT

Description

Please note that the refuge is closed to the public at night. (Hours are sunrise to sunset daily.) I am a refuge volunteer with authorization to be present after hours doing insect surveys.

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What

Common Eupithecia Moth (Eupithecia miserulata)

Observer

krancmm

Date

June 4, 2021 11:00 PM CDT

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What

Ochre Dagger (Acronicta morula)

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stuartmarcus

Date

May 31, 2021 04:24 AM UTC

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What

Black-dotted Brown (Cissusa spadix)

Observer

jcochran706

Date

March 12, 2021 08:45 PM CST

Description

New House of Jack

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Observer

jcochran706

Date

May 28, 2021 12:08 AM CDT

Description

New House of Jack

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What

Euclea Slug Moths (Genus Euclea)

Observer

krancmm

Date

April 13, 2021 05:20 AM CDT

Description

Male

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What

Black-dotted Brown (Cissusa spadix)

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ptexis

Date

February 27, 2019 04:30 AM CST

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kaphn8d

Date

December 27, 2020 06:38 PM CST

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assmann

Date

March 11, 2020 10:27 PM CDT

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mako252

Date

November 20, 2020 05:57 AM CST

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What

Lantana Flower-Cluster Moth (Crocidosema lantana)

Observer

krancmm

Date

April 5, 2020 11:59 PM CDT

Description

1st observation at this location

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Observer

krancmm

Date

October 15, 2020 09:00 AM CDT

Description

1st observation at this location
19mm tl; worn

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What

Cutworm Moths and Allies (Family Noctuidae)

Observer

atjelmeland

Date

September 21, 2020 08:19 PM CDT

Description

Can't seem to place this one. FW length about 3.5-4.0 cm. Much larger than the obvious Spodoptera exigua and other Spodoptera species present.

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Incolorous Pearl (Hodebertia testalis)

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kamanisujee

Date

March 2, 2019 07:09 PM IST

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Cattail Borer Moth (Bellura obliqua)

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wendybirds

Date

September 24, 2020 08:46 AM CDT

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Wavy Lined Mallow Moth (Bagisara repanda)

Observer

wendybirds

Date

September 18, 2020 06:46 AM CDT

Description

Please note that the refuge is closed at night. (Hours are sunrise to sunset daily.) I am a refuge volunteer with authorization to be present before hours doing insect surveys.

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Grass Moths (Family Crambidae)

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mako252

Date

September 13, 2020 09:30 PM CDT

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royaltyler

Date

August 6, 2020 05:07 AM CDT

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waystation1067

Date

September 10, 2020 12:46 AM CDT

Description

~10 mm. Significantly larger than the typical Blastobasids observed here.

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royaltyler

Date

August 28, 2020 04:17 AM CDT

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What

Ragweed Borer Moth (Epiblema strenuana)

Observer

royaltyler

Date

September 3, 2020 04:31 AM CDT

Description

strenuana/minutana complex

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What

Cypress Gray (Iridopsis pergracilis)

Observer

royaltyler

Date

September 3, 2020 04:50 AM CDT

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royaltyler

Date

September 6, 2020 04:36 AM CDT

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What

Lantana Stick Moth (Neogalea sunia)

Observer

waystation1067

Date

October 30, 2018 07:01 PM CDT

Description

Lantana Stick Moth caterpillar. Host plant Lantana.

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What

Dotted Gymnandrosoma Moth (Gymnandrosoma punctidiscanum)

Observer

dcarrie

Date

July 17, 2020 09:36 PM CDT

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Glover's Bagworm Moth (Cryptothelea gloverii)

Observer

waystation1067

Date

September 5, 2020 12:45 AM CDT

Description

Spotted another Bagworm here tonight so this time I got the usual closeup shot of the antennae along with a photo of the microscope camera used to photograph the closeup. 1st pic is the usual overal photo of the moth taken with a Canon SX530HS. 2nd pic is the closeup of the moth's antennae taken with a microscope camera. 3rd pic is the rig used to take the 2nd pic.

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Isabella Tiger Moth (Pyrrharctia isabella)

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atjelmeland

Date

September 13, 2020 12:10 AM CDT

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What

Sesame Leafroller (Antigastra catalaunalis)

Observer

vantruan

Date

September 2, 2020 11:44 PM MDT

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What

Sesame Leafroller (Antigastra catalaunalis)

Observer

ict_brick

Date

September 12, 2020 10:22 PM CDT

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What

Esther Moth (Hypagyrtis esther)

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stuartmarcus

Date

August 15, 2020

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What

Hackberry Dagger (Acronicta rubricoma)

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wendybirds

Date

September 10, 2020 07:47 AM CDT

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What

Green Oak-Slug Moth (Euclea incisa)

Observer

pinkspoonbill

Date

July 25, 2020 11:30 AM CDT

Description

Found directly under an oak tree, perhaps a bur oak or overcup oak, not sure of the exact species.

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Observer

mike334

Date

December 8, 2019 09:36 PM CST

Description

Much less common than the similar C. trapezalis.

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ptexis

Date

November 21, 2017 07:11 AM CST

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mike334

Date

April 9, 2014 10:12 AM CDT

Description

Researching Pyralids on MPG, ran across this species which matched a moth I had filed as an unidentified noctuid!

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mike334

Date

September 6, 2020 09:49 PM CDT

Description

The star of the show last night! A moth I never expected to see. 2nd Texas record? Knudson & Bordelon recorded one in 2007.

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What

Southern Flannel Moth (Megalopyge opercularis)

Observer

kimberlietx

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

About 100 on this 1 rose bush. I removed 50, used them for show and tell, and relocated to a place where they won't sting anyone. I have 2 more bushes, and 2 more trees to remove them from.

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What

Red-Washed Ufa (Ufa rubedinella)

Observer

mako252

Date

August 26, 2020 09:14 PM CDT

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What

Red-Washed Ufa (Ufa rubedinella)

Observer

mako252

Date

July 20, 2020 09:45 PM CDT

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Observer

jciv

Date

August 26, 2020 02:21 AM CDT

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What

Pink Streak Moth (Dargida rubripennis)

Observer

jcochran706

Date

August 19, 2020 10:43 PM CDT

Description

New House of Jack

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What

Spiny Oak-slug Moth (Euclea delphinii)

Observer

stuartmarcus

Date

August 9, 2020

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What

Euclea Slug Moths (Genus Euclea)

Observer

stuartmarcus

Date

August 14, 2020

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What

Feather-edged Petrophila (Petrophila fulicalis)

Observer

waystation1067

Date

August 27, 2020 10:14 PM CDT

Description

First recorded Petrophila observation here.

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What

Green Oak-Slug Moth (Euclea incisa)

Observer

jciv

Date

August 23, 2020 03:43 AM CDT

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What

Cruel Toxonprucha (Toxonprucha crudelis)

Observer

ptexis

Date

July 5, 2019 10:23 PM CDT

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What

Whip-marked Snout Moth (Microtheoris vibicalis)

Observer

pfau_tarleton

Date

September 15, 2019 01:27 PM CDT

Description

This specimen was DNA barcoded (COI gene) and determined to be M. vibicalis. Here is the phylogeny that includes this specimen: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1GpQTYxZlpPmKx19uLNlzXOgTrdX-nbZc4Y5K7nMsSyA/edit?usp=sharing

The straight sub-terminal line (and a clear or diffuse AM band) is diagnostic of M. vibicalis; whereas a curved line (with notch or tooth where line ends at the midline) is diagnostic of M. ophionalis: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/901568

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jciv

Date

September 17, 2008 01:59 AM CDT

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What

Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth (Acrolophus popeanella)

Observer

stuartmarcus

Date

August 1, 2020

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Sooty Lipocosmodes Moth (Lipocosmodes fuliginosalis)

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 8, 2020 11:17 PM CDT

Description

Had a wonderful time being socially distant with a few folks at the midcoast bioblitz looking for nocturnal critters at the blacklight sheets. Quite a few things showed up! :)

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sambiology

Date

August 9, 2020 12:09 AM CDT

Description

Had a wonderful time being socially distant with a few folks at the midcoast bioblitz looking for nocturnal critters at the blacklight sheets. Quite a few things showed up! :)

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What

Black Witch (Ascalapha odorata)

Observer

cfa

Date

August 2020

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Eating leaves of Texas ebony.

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What

Black Witch (Ascalapha odorata)

Observer

judygva

Date

July 21, 2019 10:26 PM EDT

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Observer

greglasley

Date

July 14, 2020 06:25 AM CDT

Description

Dripping Springs,
Hays Co., Texas
14 July 2020

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What

Cutworm Moths and Allies (Family Noctuidae)

Observer

ptexis

Date

March 26, 2018 10:15 PM CDT

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What

Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

scottbuckel

Date

July 11, 2020 08:04 AM CDT

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Observer

scottbuckel

Date

July 12, 2020 06:59 AM CDT

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ptexis

Date

March 20, 2018 09:16 PM CDT

Description

Zaboba is a new species for iNat and BugGuide. It's a county record and a significant eastward extension of the range of the species.

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What

Hagen's Sphinx (Ceratomia hageni)

Observer

oldbear3

Date

July 27, 2020 09:39 AM UTC

Description

3+ inches

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What

Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

alaska98

Date

July 2020

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Observer

andrewmorgill

Date

July 28, 2020 11:57 PM CDT

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What

Pearl Moths (Subfamily Spilomelinae)

Observer

dingooctavious

Date

July 29, 2020 12:29 PM CDT