Daily Archives: February 23, 2014

Anticipating the 2014 Mothing Season…

Xanthia tatago 3Papaipema arctivorens 4Papaipema cerina

Welcome to the upcoming

2014 Mothing Season! 

Please go to my BugGuide.net site to view 2013 moth species:

http://bugguide.net/bgimage/user/40711

Look for these 30 Spring moth taxa during March and April:

Agonopterix clemensella Agonopterix    Plutella xylostella Plutella

Gelechiid B Gelechiidae      Acleris (6) Acleris

Proteoteras aesculana Proteoteras     Epinotia 1A Epinotia

Alucita montana Alucita             Emmelina monodactyla Emmelina

 Nomophila nearctica Nomophila    Eupithecia ravocostaliata Eupithecia

Alsophila pometaria 2 Alsophila                Ectropis crepuscularia Ectropis

Phigalia titea Phigalia         Paleacrita vernata Paleacrita 

Phoberia (2) Phoberia        Anagrapha falcifera Anagrapha

Simyra Simyra          Psaphida B Psaphida

Copivaleria grotei Copivaleria  Xylena nupera Xylena

Lithopane bethunei Lithophane   Eupsilia vinulenta 2 Eupsilia

  Ufeus satyricus Ufeus            Orthosia Orthosia

 Sunira bicolorago 4 Sunira          Egira Egira   

Mythimna unipuncta 6 Mythimna    Peridroma saucia 2 Peridroma 

Agrotis ipsilon Agrotis          Cerastis 1 Cerastis 

Click on the link below to view a more comprehensive video compilation of early season moth genera common to northeastern North Dakota.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_d6x88nZ7s

To learn about National Moth Week 2014, click on the link below.

http://nationalmothweek.org/