Moths of Howard County, MD

Guide to all of the moth species known to occur in Howard Co., MD.

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Carpenterworm Moth 1
Prionoxystus robiniae
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Maple Callus Borer Moth 2
Synanthedon acerni
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Boneset Borer Moth 3
Carmenta pyralidiformis
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Banded Olethreutes Moth 4
Olethreutes fasciatana
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Sumac Leaftier Moth 5
Episimus argutana
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Verbena Bud Moth 6
Endothenia hebesana
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Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth 7
Paralobesia liriodendrana
Small
Macrame Moth 8
Phaecasiophora confixana
Small
Labyrinth Moth 9
Phaecasiophora niveiguttana
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Celypha Moth 6
Celypha cespitana
Small
Sculptured Moth 6
Eumarozia malachitana
Impudent Hulda Moth
Hulda impudens
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Pine Tip Moths 10
Rhyacionia
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Abrupt Epiblema Moth 12
Epiblema abruptana
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Brighton's Epiblema Moth 13
Epiblema brightonana
Small
Bidens Borer Moth 14
Epiblema otiosana
Small
Ragweed Borer Moth 15
Epiblema strenuana
Small
Doubleday's Notocelia Moth 16
Notocelia rosaecolana
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Triangle-backed Pelochrista Moth 17
Pelochrista dorsisignatana
Gray Retinia Moth
Retinia gemistrigulana
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Maple Twig Borer Moth 14
Proteoteras aesculana
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Black-crescent Proteoteras Moth 18
Proteoteras crescentana
Small
Strawberry Leafroller Moth 2
Ancylis comptana
Small
Locust Twig Borer Moth 23
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Small
Cherry Fruitworm Moth 14
Grapholita packardi
Small
Dark-based Larisa Moth 24
Larisa subsolana
Small
Filbertworm Moth 25
Cydia latiferreana
Small
Blueberry Leaftier Moth 6
Acleris curvalana
Small
Garden Tortrix 7
Clepsis peritana
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Greenish Apple Moth 26
Clepsis virescana
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Woodgrain Leafroller Moth 27
Pandemis lamprosana
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Three-lined Leafroller Moth 13
Pandemis limitata
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Parallel-banded Leafroller Moth 13
Choristoneura parallela
Small
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth 28
Choristoneura rosaceana
Small
Pine Tube Moth 6
Argyrotaenia pinatubana
Small
Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller Moth 29
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
Small
X 30
Xenotemna pallorana
Small
Exasperating Platynota Moth 30
Platynota exasperatana
Small
Black-shaded Platynota Moth 31
Platynota flavedana
Small
Tufted Apple Bud Moth 32
Platynota idaeusalis
Small
White-lined Leafroller Moth 33
Amorbia humerosana
Small
Batman Moth 34
Coelostathma discopunctana
Small
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth 35
Cenopis reticulatana
Small
Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth 36
Sparganothis sulfureana
Small
Banded Sphinx 37
Eumorpha fasciatus
Small
Pandorus Sphinx 38
Eumorpha pandorus
Small
Azalea Sphinx 39
Darapsa choerilus
Small
Nessus Sphinx 41
Amphion floridensis
Small
Abbott's Sphinx 42
Sphecodina abbottii
Small
Lettered Sphinx 43
Deidamia inscriptum
Small
White-lined Sphinx 44
Hyles lineata
Small
Tersa Sphinx 26
Xylophanes tersa
Small
Snowberry Clearwing 45
Hemaris diffinis
Small
Hummingbird Clearwing 46
Hemaris thysbe
Small
Pawpaw Sphinx 24
Dolba hyloeus
Small
Five-spotted Hawkmoth 47
Manduca quinquemaculata
Small
Rustic Sphinx 48
Manduca rustica
Small
Carolina Sphinx 49
Manduca sexta
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Laurel Sphinx 50
Sphinx kalmiae
Small
Elm Sphinx 42
Ceratomia amyntor
Small
Catalpa Sphinx 51
Ceratomia catalpae
Small
Waved Sphinx 8
Ceratomia undulosa
Small
Blinded Sphinx 52
Paonias excaecata
Small
Small-eyed Sphinx 20
Paonias myops
Small
Walnut Sphinx 53
Amorpha juglandis
Small
Cecropia Moth 54
Hyalophora cecropia
Small
Tulip-tree Silkmoth 20
Callosamia angulifera
Small
Promethea Silkmoth 20
Callosamia promethea
Small
Polyphemus Moth 56
Antheraea polyphemus
Small
Io Moth 57
Automeris io
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Rosy Maple Moth 6
Dryocampa rubicunda
Small
Orange-tipped Oakworm Moth 29
Anisota senatoria
Small
Pink-striped Oakworm Moth 58
Anisota virginiensis
Small
Regal Moth 12
Citheronia regalis
Small
Imperial Moth 2
Eacles imperialis
Small
Spotted Apatelodes Moth 59
Apatelodes torrefacta
Small
Morning-glory Plume Moth 60
Emmelina monodactyla
Small
Plain Plume Moth 61
Hellinsia homodactylus
Small
Maple Looper Moth 29
Parallelia bistriaris
Small
False Underwing 9
Allotria elonympha
Small
Texas Mocis Moth 63
Mocis texana
Small
Forage Looper Moth 64
Caenurgina erechtea
Small
Sad Underwing 2
Catocala maestosa
Small
Bride Underwing 65
Catocala neogama
Small
Penitent Underwing 66
Catocala piatrix
Small
Ultronia Underwing 42
Catocala ultronia
Small
Ilia Underwing 62
Catocala ilia
Small
Maple Zale Moth 2
Zale galbanata
Small
Horrid Zale Moth 42
Zale horrida

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