Common Spring Moth – 6/5/11
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 6/5/11
Observation Time: 7:40 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond
Common Name: Common Spring Moth
Scientific Name: Heliomata cycladata
Comments: There are over 10,000 species of moths in North America. Identifying them can be a challenge, but there are some good online resources such as the BugGuide where you can get expert assistance for free.
More Information: BugGuide