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Butterflies Superfamily Papilionoidea

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 30, 2020 08:00 AM CDT

Description

Chrysalis attached to overhanging rock outcrop near forested rocky stream. 6 silver spots very evident. ID uncertain.

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Banded Graphisurus Graphisurus fasciatus

Observer

mossman13

Date

July 4, 2020 10:39 PM CDT

Description

Attracted to porch light left on from 21:15-22:45. ID uncertain, based on brief search of bugguide.net.

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Tawny Emperor Asterocampa clyton

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 27, 2020 02:27 PM CDT

Description

Around yard. ID from A. celtis by the double bands as opposed to one with spots,and the underside of the forewing lacking eyespots.

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Halloween Pennant Celithemis eponina

Observer

mossman13

Date

July 4, 2020 10:50 AM CDT

Description

In hayfield flying in early morning and perching frequently on tall forbs.

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What

Halloween Pennant Celithemis eponina

Observer

mossman13

Date

July 4, 2020 06:55 AM CDT

Description

In hayfield flying in early morning and perching frequently on tall forbs.

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Swamp Milkweed Leaf Beetle Labidomera clivicollis

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 29, 2020 11:34 AM CDT

Description

On Asclepias tuberosa in bluff oak savanna.

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Margined Carrion Beetle Oiceoptoma noveboracense

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 29, 2020 11:20 AM CDT

Description

In oak woodland.

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Green Cloverworm Moth Hypena scabra

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 29, 2020 10:58 AM CDT

Description

Flying low down in bluff oak savanna habitat. ID uncertain, but based on darkened, somewhat jagged PM line.

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Eastern Tailed-Blue Cupido comyntas

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 27, 2020 12:12 PM CDT

Description

On a sock in the yard.

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Baltimore Checkerspot Euphydryas phaeton

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 26, 2020 03:22 PM CDT

Description

In shrubby meadow.

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Eyed Brown Lethe eurydice

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 26, 2020 02:55 PM CDT

Description

A few individuals flying around in wet sedge meadow. ID based on habitat, but also well-defined spots on upper wing surfaces and light colored patch near forewing margin.

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Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 26, 2020 02:40 PM CDT

Description

In sedge meadow at border of coolwater stream and deciduous swamp woodland. ID uncertain.

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Silvery Checkerspot Chlosyne nycteis

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 26, 2020 03:10 PM CDT

Description

In shrubby meadow by coolwater stream. ID uncertain, but based on hindwing submarginal spots not connected to black wing margin, and lack of black-bordered orange chevrons above black hindwing margin.

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White-faced Meadowhawk Sympetrum obtrusum

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 26, 2020 02:32 PM CDT

Description

In swamp woodland near vernal pools, between cattail marsh and coolwater stream. A juvenile, I think. ID uncertain, but based on abdominal patterning and black legs as well as range.

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Banded Hairstreak Satyrium calanus

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 23, 2020 06:55 AM CDT

Description

At edge of prairie and oak woodland.

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Virginia Ctenucha Moth Ctenucha virginica

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 22, 2020 12:27 PM CDT

Description

In wet meadow.

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Eyed Brown Lethe eurydice

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 22, 2020 12:22 PM CDT

Description

In wet meadow. ID from S. appalachia by darker, definited spots on upper wing surfaces and lighter color on edge of forewing.

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Coral Hairstreak Satyrium titus

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 25, 2020 10:00 AM CDT

Description

On Pastinaca sativa in grass/shrub habitat.

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Monarch Danaus plexippus

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 25, 2020 09:34 AM CDT

Description

On Asclepias syriaca in grass/shrub habitat

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Bronze Copper Lycaena hyllus

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 25, 2020 09:50 AM CDT

Description

On Rubus alleghaniensis in grassy shrub habitat.

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Meadow Fritillary Boloria bellona

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 25, 2020 08:52 AM CDT

Description

In gravel patch of grass/shrub habitat.

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Transverse-banded Flower Fly Eristalis transversa

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 23, 2020 08:02 PM CDT

Description

On window screen inside of house. ID based on abdominal color pattern and gray bicolored thorax.

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Observer

mossman13

Date

May 27, 2020 07:25 PM CDT

Description

Web strung between grasses in wet meadow.

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Observer

mossman13

Date

May 25, 2020 08:15 PM CDT

Description

Web strung between grasses in wet meadow.

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Observer

mossman13

Date

May 25, 2020 06:49 AM CDT

Description

Web strung between grasses in wet meadow.

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What

Orbweavers Family Araneidae

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 21, 2020 06:20 AM CDT

Description

Many webs of this species covered in dew in early morning in grassland habitat. Spots on abodmen don't seem right for Araniella displicata, but not sure.

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Mottled Tortoise Beetle Deloyala guttata

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 20, 2020 07:23 PM CDT

Description

In vegetable garden. ID based on dorsal pattern and range. Much bindweed nearby to feed on...

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Saddled Leafhopper Colladonus clitellarius

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 17, 2020 10:03 PM CDT

Description

Came to incandescent porch light left on from 21:00-22:00. ID based on profile and color patterning.

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Observer

mossman13

Date

June 17, 2020 09:48 PM CDT

Description

Came to incandescent porch light left on from 21:00-22:00. ID based on profile and patterning. Perhaps C. vau?

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What

Golden Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus citrinopileatus

Observer

mossman13

Date

June 21, 2020 12:13 PM CDT

Description

Several clumps growing on dead, mature Ulmus americana at edge of deciduous woodland, about 25 feet up. ID by brigh yellow color in clump and gills which run down the stem.

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