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Butterflies Moths

Swallowtails (Papilionidae)
Pipevine Swallowtail (Battus philenor)
Polydamas Swallowtail (Battus polydamas)

Zebra Swallowtail (Eurytides marcellus)

Giant Swallowtail (Papilio cresphontes) 

Pale Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio eurymedon)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) 
Old World Swallowtail (Papilio machaon)
Two-tailed Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio multicauda)

Ornythion Swallowtail (Papilio ornythion)

Palamedes Swallowtail (Papilio palamedes)

Three-tailed Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio pilumnus)
Black Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes)

Western Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio rutulus)

Spicebush Swallowtail (Papilio troilus)
photos added 06/21/18
Anise Swallowtail (Papilio zelicaon)
  
Clodius Parnassian (Parnassius clodius)
Rocky Mountain Parnassian (Parnassius smintheus)



Whites & Sulfurs (Pieridae)

White Angled Sulfur (Anteos chlorinde)
Yellow Angled Sulfur (Anteos maerula)

Falcate Orangetip (Anthocharis midea)
Great Southern White (Ascia monuste) photos added 06/28/18
Queen Alexandra's Sulphur (Colias alexandra)
Orange Sulphur (Colias eurytheme)
Pink-edged Sulphur (Colias interior)
Clouded Sulphur (Colias philodice) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Boisduval's Yellow (Eurema boisduvaliana)
Little Yellow (Eurema lisa) photos added 06/28/18
Mexican Yellow (Eurema mexicana)

Sleepy Orange (Eurema nicippe)
photos added 06/28/18
Mimosa Yellow (Eurema nise)
photos added 06/28/18

Tailed Orange (Eurema proterpia)
Giant White (Ganyra josephina)

Lyside Sulphur (Kricogonia lyside)
 
photos added 06/28/18
Pine White (Neophasia menapia)
Dainty Sulphur (Nathalis iole)
photos added 06/28/18
Large Orange Sulphur (Phoebis agarithe)
photos added 06/28/18
Orange-barred Sulphur (Phoebis philea)
Cloudless Sulphur (Phoebis sennae)

Cabbage White (Pieris rapae)
photos added 06/28/18
Western White (Pontia occidentalis)
Checkered White (Pontia protodice)
Southern Dogface (Zerene cesonia)
Mixed Yellows



Blues, Coppers, and Hairstreaks (Lycaenidae)

Subfamily Lycaeninae - coppers
Tailed Copper (Lycaena arota)
Lustrous Copper (Lycaena cupreus)
Dorcas Copper (Lycaena dorcas)
Edith's Copper (Lycaena editha)

Bog Copper (Lycaena epixanthe)

Gorgon Copper (Lycaena gorgon)
Blue Copper (Lycaena heteronea)
Purplish Copper (Lycaena helloides)
photos added 06/09/18
Bronze Copper (Lycaena hyllus)
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)

American Copper (Lycaena phalaeas)
Ruddy Copper (Lycaena rubidus)


Subfamily Theclinae - hairstreaks

Great Purple Hairstreak (Atlides halesus)   
Western Pine Elfin (Callophrys euryphon)
Juniper Hairstreak (Callophrys gryneus)
photos added 07/07/18
Henry's Elfin (Callophrys henrici)

Frosted Elfin (Callophrys irus)
Nelson's Hairstreak (Callophyrs nelsoni)

Eastern Pine Elfin (Callophrys niphon)
Thicket Hairstreak (Callophrys spinetorum)
Red-banded Hairstreak (Calycopis cecrops)

Dusky-blue Groundstreak (Calycopis isobeon)

Silver-banded Hairstreak (Chlorostrymon simaethis)
Superb Cycadean (Eumeaus childrenae)

Clytie Ministreak (Ministrymon clytie) 

Leda Ministreak (Ministrymon leda)

Soapberry Hairstreak (Phaeostrymon alcestis)

Behr's Hairstreak (Satyrium behrii)
Banded Hairstreak (Satyrium calanus)

California Hairstreak (Satyrium californica)

Hickory Hairstreak (Satryrium caryaevorum)

Edward's Hairstreak (Satryium edwardsii)

King's Hairstreak (Satyrium kingi)

Striped Hairstreak (Satyrium liparops)
Sylvan Hairstreak (Satyrium sylvinus)

Coral Hairstreak (Satyrium titus)
White Scrub-Hairstreak (Strymon albata)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (Strymon bazochii)

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (Strymon istapa)

Gray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus)

Big Bend Scrub-Hairstreak (Strymon solitario)
Orange-crescent Groundstreak (Ziegleria guzanta)


Subfamily Polyommatinae - blues
Western Pygmy Blue (Brephidium exilis)  
Spring Azure (Celestrina ladon complex)
Western Tailed Blue (Cupido amyntula)
Eastern Tailed Blue (Cupido comyntas)
Square-dotted Blue (Euphilotes battoides complex)
Silvery Blue (Glaucopsyche lygdamus)
Ceraunus Blue (Hemiargus ceraunus)
Reakirt's Blue (Hemiargus isola) photos added 07/07/18
Cassius Blue (Leptotes cassius)

Marine Blue (Leptotes marina)
Acmon Blue (Plebejus acmon)

Boisduval's Blue (Plebejus icarioides)
Northern Blue (Plebejus idas)

Melissa Blue (Plebejus melissa)

Greenish Blue (Plebejus saepiolus)




Metalmarks (Riodiniadae)

Mexican Metalmark (Apodemia duryi)
Mormon Metalmark (Apodemia mormo)

Palmer's Metalmark (Apodemia palmeri)
photos added 06/09/18
Walker's Metalmark (Apodemia walkeri)

Arizona Metalmark (Calephelis arizonensis) photos added 06/28/18
Swamp Metalmark (Calephelis muticum)
Fatal Metalmark (Calephelis nemesis) photos added 06/28/18
Rounded Metalmark (Calephelis perditalis)

Rawson's Metalmark (Calephelis rawsoni)
Red-bordered Metalmark (Caria ino) 
Ares Metalmark (Emesis ares)
Curve-winged Metalmark (Emesis emesia)
Zela Metalmark (Emesis zela)
Blue Metalmark (Lasaia sula)

Red-bordered Pixie (Melanis pixe)



Brushfooted Butterflies (Nymphalidae)

Subfamily Heliconinae - longwings & fritillaries
Gulf Fritillary (Agraulis vanillae)
Purplish Fritillary (Boloria chariclea)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (Boloria selene)

Mexican Silverspot (Dione moneta)
Banded Orange Heliconian (Dryadula phaestusa) NEW! photos added 06/20/18
Julia (Dryas iulia)
 
Variegated Fritillary (Euptoieta claudia)

Mexican Fritillary (Euptoieta hagesia)

Zebra Longwing (Heliconia charithonia)

Aphrodite Fritillary (Speyeria aphrodite)
Atlantis Fritillary (Speyeria atlantis)
Coronis Fritillary (Speyeria coronis)
Great Spangled Fritillary (Speyeria cybele)
 

Diana Fritillary (Speyeria diana)
Great Basin Fritillary (Speyeria egleis)
Northwestern Fritillary (Speyeria hesperis)

Mormon Fritillary (Speyeria mormon)
Zerene Fritillary (Speyeria zerene)


Subfamily Nymphalinae - checkerspots & crescents
Texan Crescent (Anthanassa texana)
Pale-banded Crescent (Anthanassa tulcis)
Chinati Checkerspot (Chlosyne chinatiensis)
Banded Patch (Chlosyne endeis)

Gorgone Checkerspot (Chlosyne gorgone)
Fulvia Checkerspot (Chlosyne fulvia)

Harris's Checkerspot (Chlosyne harrisii)

Crimson Patch (Chlosyne janais)
Bordered Patch (Chlosyne lacinia)

Marina Patch (Chlosyne marina)
Silvery Checkerspot (Chlosyne nycteis)
Northern Checkerspot (Chlosyne palla)

Theona Patch (Chlosyne theona)

Tiny Checkerspot (Dymasia dymas)
Variable Checkerspot (Euphydryas chalcedona)
Edith's Checkerspot (Euphydryas edithe)
Baltimore Checkerspot (Euphydryas phaeton)
Elf (Microtia elva)
Dotted Checkerspot (Poladryas minuta)

Northern Crescent (Phyciodes coccyta)

Mylitta Crescent (Phyciodes mylitta)
Pale Crescent (Phyciodes pallida)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)

Painted Crescent (Phyciodes picta)

Field Crescent (Phyciodes pulchella) 

Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos)
Vesta Crescent (Phyciodes vesta) 
Elada Checkerspot (Texola elada)

Subfamily Nymphalinae - ladies & commas

Milbert's Tortoiseshell (Aglais milberti)
Banded Peacock (Anartia fatima)  
White Peacock (Anartia jatrophae) 
Common Buckeye (Junonia coenia)

Tropical Buckeye (Junonia evarete)
Mangrove Buckeye (Junonia genoveva)
Yellow Pansy (Junonia hierta)

Mourning Cloak (Nymphalis antiopa)

California Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis californica)
Compton Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis vaualbum)

Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Green Comma (Polygonia faunus)

Hoary Comma (Polygonia gracilis)

Question Mark (Polygonia interrogationis)
Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)

Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui)

American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis)
 

Subfamily Limnetidinae - admirals & sisters
California Sister (Adelpha californica)
Arizona Sister (Adelpha eulalia)

Band-celled Sister (Adelpha fessonia)
Viceroy (Limnetis archippus)

Red-spotted Purple (Limentis arthemis)

White Admiral (Limnetis arthemis) 
 
Lorquin's Admiral (Limnetis lorquini)
Weidemeyer's Admiral (Limnetis weidemeyeri)
 

Subfamily Biblidinae - exotic brushfoots
Dingy Purplewing (Eunica monima)
Gray Cracker (Hamadryas februa)

Guatemalan Cracker (Hamadryas guatemalena)

Common Mestra (Mestra amymone)
Blackened Bluewing (Myscelia cyananthe)
Mexican Bluewing (Myscelia ethusa)


Subfamily Charaxinae - leafwings

Tropical Leafwing (Anaea aidea)

Goatweed Leafwing (Anaea andria)

Many-banded Daggerwing (Marpesia chiron)

Ruddy Daggerwing (Marpesia petreus)


Subfamily  Apaturinae - emperors
Hackberry Emperor (Asterocampa celtis)
Tawny Emperor (Asterocampa clyton)
Empress Leilia (Asterocampa leilia)
Silver Emperor (Doxocopa laure)

Pavon Emperor (Doxocapa pavon)

Subfamily Libytheinae - snouts
American Snout (Libytheana carinenta)

Subfamily Danainae - milkweed butterflies
African Monarch (Danaus chrysippus)
Soldier (Danaus eresimus)

Queen (Danaus glippus)
 
Monarch (Danaus plexippus) 

Subfamily Satyrinae - satyrs
Mead's Wood Nymph (Cercyonis meadii)

Small Wood Nymph (Cercyonis oetus)

Common Wood Nymph (Cercyonis pegala)

Great Basin Wood Nymph (Cercyonis sthenele)
Hayden's Ringlet (Coenonymphala haydenii)
Common Ringlet (Coenonymphala tullia)
photos added 06/09/18
Gemmed Satyr (Cyllopsis gemma)
Canyonland Satyr (Cyllopsis pertepida)
Nabokov's Satyr (Cyllopsis pyracmon)

Northern Pearly Eye (Enodia anthedon)

Creole Pearly Eye (Enodia creola)
Southern Pearly Eye (Enodia portlandia)
 
Common Alpine (Erebia episodea)
Red-bordered Satyr (Gyrocheilus patrobas)

Hermes Satyr (Hermaptychia hermes)

Carolina Satyr (Hermaptychia sosybius)
  
Little Wood-Satyr (Megisto cymela)
Red Satyr (Megisto rubricata) 

Riding's Satyr (Neominois ridingsii) NEW! photos added 06/09/18
Georgia Satyr (Neonympha areolatus)

Jutta Arctic (Oeneis jutta)
Appalachian Brown (Satyrodes appalachia)

Eyed Brown (Satyrodes eurydice)




Skippers (Hesperiidae)
Subfamily Hesperiinae - grass skippers
Chisos Giant Skipper (Agathymus chisosensis)
Huachuca Giant Skipper (Agathymus evansi)

Coahuila Giant Skipper (Agathymus remingtoni)

Bronze Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aeneus)
photos added 06/28/18
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aescalupius)

Bell's Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes belli) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Cassus Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes cassus) NEW! photos added 07/07/18
Celia Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes celia)

Dotted Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes eos) photos added 07/07/18
Large Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes exoteria)
Pepper-and-Salt Skipper (Amblyscirtes hegon)
NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Slaty Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes nereus)
photos added 07/07/18
Nysa Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes nysa)
Oslar's Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes oslari)
Common Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes vialis)
photos added 06/28/18
Delaware Skipper (Anatrytone logan) 
Tropical Least Skipper (Ancyloxypha arene) 
Least Skipper (Ancyloxypha numitor)
photos added 06/28/18
Sachem (Atalopedes campestris)

Python Skipper (Atrytonopsis python)
NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Brazilian Skipper (Calpodes ethlius)

Arctic Skipper (Carterocephalus palaemon) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Orange Skipperling (Copaeodes aurantiaca) 

Southern Skipperling  (Copaeodes minima) 
Dun Skipper (Euphyes vestris) photos added 06/28/18
Western Branded Skipper (Hesperia colorado)
photos added 06/28/18
Juba Skipper (Hesperia juba)
NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Uncas Skipper (Hesperia uncas)

Green Skipper (Hesperia viridis)
Fiery Skipper (Hylephila phyleus)
Clouded Skipper (Larema accius)
photos added 06/20/18
Eufala Skipper (Lerodea eufala)
Woodland Skipper (Ochlodes sylvanoides)
Julia's Skipper (Nastra julia) photos added 06/28/18
Ocola Skipper (Panoquina ocola)
Obscure Skipper (Panoquina panoquinoides)
NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Purple-washed Skipper (Panoquina sylvicola)

Hobomok Skipper (Paones hobomok)

Yehl Skipper (Paones yehl) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Zabulon Skipper (Paones zabulon)

Many-spotted Skipperling (Piruna aea)
Long Dash (Polites mystic)
Crossline Skipper (Polites origines) photos added 06/28/18
Peck's Skipper (Polites peckius) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Sonoran Skipper (Polites sonora) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Tawny-edged Skipper (Polites themistocles)

Whirlabout (Polites vibex) 
Little Glasswing (Pompeius verna)
Common Mellana (Quasimellana eulogius)
Osca Skipper (Rhinthon osca)
European Skipper (Thymelicus lineola)

Northern Broken-Dash (Wallengrenia egeremet)
Southern Broken-Dash (Wallengrenia otho) 

Subfamily Pyrrhopyginae - Firetips
Dull Firetip (Pyrrhopyge araxes)


Subfamily Pyrginae - spreadwing skippers

Desert Cloudywing (Achalarus casica) photos added 07/07/18
Hoary Edge (Achalarus lyciades)
 photos added 06/28/18
Coyote Cloudywing (Achalarus toxeus)
Gold-spotted Aguna (Aguna asander)

Two-barred Flasher (Astraptes fulgerator)
Golden-banded Skipper (Auochton callus)

Common Streaky Skipper (Celotes nessus)
photos added 06/28/18
White-striped Longtail (Chioides catillus)
photos added 06/28/18
Zilpa Longtail (Chioides zilpa)
White Patch Skipper (Chiomara asychis) photos added 06/28/18
Arizona Skipper (Codatractus arizonensis)

Gold Costa Skipper (Cogia caicus)

Mimosa Skipper (Cogia calchas)

Acacia Skipper (Cogia hippalus)

Sickle-winged Skipper (Eantis tamenund)
photos added 06/28/18
Silver-spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus)
photos added 06/28/18
Afranius Duskywing (Erynnis afranius)
Funereal Duskywing (Erynnis funerealis)

Horace's Duskywing (Erynnis horatius)
photos added 06/28/18
Dreamy Duskywing (Erynnis icelus)
NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Juvenal's Duskywing (Erynnis juvenalis)
photos added 06/28/18
Meridian Duskywing (Erynnis meridianalis)
Rocky Mountain Duskywing (Erynnis telemachus)
Mournful Duskywing (Erynnis tristis)
photos added 06/28/18
Zarucco Duskywing (Erynnis zarucco)
Erichson's White-Skipper (Heliopetes domicella)

Laviana White Skipper (Heliopetes laviana)

Turk's Cap White Skipper (Heliopetes macaira)
Glazed Pellicia (Pellicia arina)
Guava Skipper (Phocides polybius)

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)  

White Checkered Skipper (Pyrgus albescens)
Common/White Checkered Skipper (Pyrgus communis/albescens)
photos added 06/28/18
Tropical Checkered Skipper (Pyrgus oileus)
Desert Checkered Skipper (Pyrgus philetas)
Golden-headed Scallopwing (Staphylus ceos) photos added 06/28/18
Hayhurst's Scallopwing (Staphylus hayhurstii) NEW! photos added 06/28/18
Mazan's Scallopwing (Staphylus mazans)
 
photos added 06/28/18
Texas Powdered Skipper (Systasea pulverulenta)
photos added 06/28/18
Arizona Powdered Skipper (Systasea zampa)
Southern Cloudywing (Thorybes bathyllus)
photos added 06/28/18
Confused Cloudywing (Thorybes confusis)
Drusius Cloudywing (Thorybes drusius) photos added 06/28/18
Northern Cloudywing (Thorybes pylades) photos added 07/07/18
Dorantes Longtail (Urbanus dorantes)
photos added 06/28/18
Brown Longtail (Urbanus procne)

Long-tailed Skipper (Urbanus proteus) 

 





 

Fungus Moths (Tineidae)
Eastern Grass Tubeworm Moth (Acrolophus plumifrontella)
Dytopasta yumaella

Saffron-headed Monopis (Monopis crocicapitella)


Ermine Moths (Yponomeutidae)
Ailanthus Webworm Moth (Atteva aurea)
American Ermine (Yponomeuta multipunctuella)


Grass Miner Moths (Elachistidae)
Ethmia angustalatella
Ladder-backed Ethmia (Ethmia delliella)
Mountain-mohagany Moth (Ethmia discostrigella)

Ethmia hagenella

Ethmia pratiella
Ethmia semilugens
Ethmia semitenebrella
Pyramidobela
undescribed Texas Species



Tropical Burnet Moths (Lacturidae)
Lactura atrolinea


Twirler Moths (Gelechiidae)
Chionodes naevus
Redbud Leaffolder Moth (Fascista cercerisella)




Slug Moths (Limacodidae)
Shagreeened Slug Moth (Apoda biguttata)
Rectilinea Slug Moth (Apoda rectilinea)
Cryptophobetron oropreso
Euclea incisa

Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth (Lithacodes fascicola)
Skiff Moth (Prolimacodes badia)


Clearwing Borer Moths (Sesiidae)
Carmenta armasta
Melittia calabaza


Carpenter and Leopard Moths (Cossidae)

Poplar Carpenter Moth (Acossus populi)
Iguromorpha itzalana



Leaf Skeletonizer Moths (Zygaenidae)
Orange-patched Smoky Moth (Pyromorpha dimidiata)


Leafroller Moths (Tortricidae)
Colorado Leafroller (Argyrotaenia coloradanus)
Lined Oak Leafroller (Argyrotaenia quercifoliana)

Spruce Budworm Moth (Choristoneura fumiferana)
Oblique-banded Leafroller (Choristoneura rosaceana)

White-triangle Clepsis (Clepsis persicana)

Eucosoma morrisoni
Eucosoma persolita
Hystrichophora vestaliana
Three-lined Leafroller (Pandemis limitata)
Sparganothis pulcherrimana
Sparganothis sulfureana





Plume Moths (Pterophoridae)
Ambrosia Plume Moth (Adaina ambrosiae)
Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla 
Dejongia californicus
Morning-glory Plume Moth (Emmelina monodactyla)
Buck's Plume Moth (Geina bucksi)
Gillmeria pallidactyla

Hellinsia longifrons

Michaelophorus indentatus
Artichoke Plume Moth (Platyptilia carduidactylus)




Pyralid Moths (Pyralidae)
Ambesa laetella
Arta epicoenalis

Cacozelia pemphusalis

Diorcytria delectella
Lesser Cornstalk Borer Moth (Elasmopalpus lignosellus)

Yellow-fringed Dolichomia (Hypsopygia olinalis)
Scale-feeding Snout Moth (Laetilia coccidivora)

Meroptera anaimella
Parachma orchracealis




Crambid Moths (Crambidae)
Subfamily Acentropinae - Aquatic Crambids
Nymphula Moth (Elophila ekthlipsis)
Pondside Crambid (Elophila icciusalis)

Watermilfoil Leafcutter (Parapoynx allionealis) NEW! photos added 06/20/18
  
Obscure Pondweed Moth (Parapoynx obscuralis)

Feather-edged Petrophila (Petrophila fulicalis)
Petrophila jaliscalis

Subfamily Crambinae - Grass-veneer Moths
Three-spotted Crambus (Catoptria latiradiellus)
Double-banded Grass-veneer Moth (Crambus agitatellus)

Girard's Grass-veneer Moth (Crambus girardellus)
Leach's Grass-veneer Moth (Crambus leachellus)
Belted Grass-veneer Moth (Euchromius ocelleus)

Fissicrambus quadrinotellus

Microcrambus croesus

Bluegrass Webworm Moth (Parapediasia teterrella)
Thaumatopsis bolterellus
Wooly Grass-veneer Moth (Thaumatopsis pexellus)
Snowy Urola (Urola nivalis)

Subfamily Dichogaminae

Dichogama colotha

Subfamily Evergestinae
Evergestis consimilis
Evergestis obliqualis

Evergestis subterminalis

Subfamily Glaphyriinae
Abegesta reluctalis
White-trimmed Abegesta (Abegesta remallalis)

Sooty-winged Chalcoela (Chalcoela iphitalis)
Spotted Peppergrass Moth (Eustixia pupula)

Cabbage Webworm Moth (Hellula rogatalis)

Subfamily Odontiinae
Frechinia helianthiales
Jativa castanealis
Whip-marked Snout Moth (Microtheoris vibicalis)

Rufous-banded Crambid Moth (Mimoschinia rufofascialis)

Subfamily Pyraustinae - Pyraustine Moths

Garden Webworm Moth (Achyra rantalis)
Hahncappsia pergilvalis
Loxostege albiceralis
European Corn Borer Moth (Ostrinia nubialis)
American Lotus Borer Moth (Ostrinia penitalis)
Pseudopyrausta santatalis
Inornate Pyrausta (Pyrausta inornatalis)

Pyrausta klotsi
Southern Purple Mint Moth (Pyrausta laticlavia)

Fulvous-edged Pyrausta (Pyrausta nexalis)

Pyrausta pseuderosnealis
Pyrausta pseudonythesalis

Pyrausta subsequalis
Coffee-loving Pyrausta  (Pyrausta tyralis)

Pyrausta unifascialis
Volupial Pyrausta (Pyrausta volupialis)

Sericoplaga externalis
Genista Broom Moth (Uresiphita reversalis)
Xanthostege roseiterminalis

Subfamily Spilomelinae
Agathodes designalis
Apilocrocis brumalis

Yellow-spotted Webworm (Anageshna primordialis)
Hollow-spotted Blepharomastix (Blepharomastix ranalis)
Cnaphalocrocis trapezialis

Distinguished Colymychus (
Colomychus talis)
Zebra Conchylodes (Conchylodes ovulalis)
Blush Conchylodes (Conchylodes salamisalis)
Alamo Moth (Condylorrhiza vestigialis)
Grape Leaffolder/Leafroller (Desmia funeralis/macualis)
Darker Diacme (
Diacme adipaloides)
Paler Diacme (Diacme elealis)
Diacme mopsalis

Melonworm Moth (
Diaphania hyalanita)
Fractured Western Snout Moth (Diastictis fracturalis)
Harlequin Webworm Moth (Diathrausta harlequinalis)
Epipagis fenestralis
Eurrhyparodes lygdamis

Southern Beet Webworm Moth (Herpetogramma bipunctalis)
Bold-feathered Grass Moth (Herpetogramma pertextalis)
Zigzag Herpetogramma (Herpetogramma thestealis)
Hileithia magualis

Spotted Beet Webworm Moth (
Hymenia perspectalis)
Lamprosema canacealis

Lamprosema victoriae

Eggplant Leafroller (
Lineodes integra)
Loxomorpha flavidissimalis
Loxostegopsis xanthocrypta

Eight-barred Lygropia (Lygropia octonalis)
Sweet Potato Leafroller (Lygropia tripunctata)
Microthyris anormalis
Lucerne Moth (Nomophila nearctica)

Bean-leaf Webworm Moth (Omiodes indicata)
Ommatospila Moth (Ommatospila naraeusalis)
Satin White Palpita (Palpita flegia)

Freeman's Palpita (Palpita freemanalis)
Gracile Palpita (Palpita gracialis)

Spendid Palpita (Palpita magniferalis)
Four-spotted Palpita (Palpita quadristigmalis)

Scraped Pilocrocis (Pilocrocis ramentalis)
Spotted Polygrammodes (Polygrammodes oxydalis)
Psara dryalis
Psara obscuralis
Samea baccatalis
Samea druchachalis

Assembly Moth (Samea ecclesialis)

Samea multiplicalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth (Spoladea recurvalis)
Orange-spotted Flower Moth (Syngamia florella)
Erythina Borer Moth (Terastia meticulosalis)
Celery Leaftier Moth (Udea rubigalis)

Hooktip Moths (Depranidae)
Arched Hooktip (Deprana arcuata)
Lettered Habrosyne (Habrosyne scripta)



Geometrid Moths (Geometridae)
Subfamily Ennominae
Acanthotoca graefi
Straw Besma (Besma endropiaria)
Pepper and Salt Geometer (Biston betularia)

Bicolored Chloraspilates (Chloraspilates bicoloraria)
Destutia excelsa
Elm Spanworm (Ennomos subsignaria)
Tuliptree Beauty (Epimecis horatia)

Eubarnesia ritaria
Obtuse Euchlaena (Euchlaena obtusaria)

Green Broomweed Looper (Fernadella fimetaria)
Gabriola minor

Glaucina excaria
Glena furfuraria

Glena grisearia
Glena interpunctata

Five-lined Gray (Glena quinquelinearia)

Sulphur Moth (Hesperumia sulphuraria)
One-spotted Variant (Hypagyrtis unipunctata)
Brown-shaded Gray (Iridopsis defectaria)
Pale-winged Gray (Iridopsis ephyraria)

Iridopsis gemella

Common Lytrosis (Lytrosis unitaria)
Pale-marked Angle (Macaria signaria)
White-tipped Black Moth (Melanochroia chephise)
Neoterpes ephelidaria

Horned Spanworm (Nematocampa resistaria)
Nepterotaea diagonalis
Spurge Spanworm Moth (Oxydia vesulia)
Pero ancetaria

Meske's Pero (Pero meskaria)
Pero occidentalis

Pero radiosaria
Phaeoura mexicanaria

Philtraea paucimacula

Sagebrush Girdle Moth (Plataea trilinearia) NEW! photos added 06/09/18
Friendly Probole (Probole amicaria)

Pterospoda nigrescens
Sicya crocearia
Lesser Maple Spanworm (Speranza pustularia)
Stenoporpia blanchardi
Stenoporpia glaucomarginaria
Stenoporpia purpuria
Yellow Slant Line (Tetracis crocallata)
Four-spotted Angle Moth (Trigrammia quadrinotaria)
Southern Crocus Geometer (Xanthotype attenuaria)
False Crocus Geometer (Xanthotype uticaria)


Subfamily Geometrinae
Blackberry Looper (Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria)
Dichorda consequaria
Dichorda rectaria

Phoenix Emerald (Dichrodophora phoenix)

Nemoria obliqua
Single-lined Emerald (Nemoria unitaria)
Nemoria zygotaria

Oblique-striped Emerald (Synchlora bistriaria)

Subfamily Larentiinae
Barberry Geometer (Coryphista meadii)
Orange-barred Carpet (Dysstroma hersiliata)
Eubaphe helveta
Beggar Moth (Eubaphe mendica)
Eubaphe unicolor

White Eulithis (Eulithis explanata)
Eupithecia johnstoni

Brown Bark Carpet (Horisme intestinata)
Oak Winter Highflyer (Hydriomena nubilofasciata)
Spear-marked Black (Rheumaptera hastata)

Stamnoctenis morrisata
Stamnodes formosata
Stamnodes
sp. nov. Texas

Subfamily Sterrhinae
Arcobara multilineata
Packard's Wave (Cyclophora packardi)
Sweetfern Geometer (Cyclophora pendulinaria)

Chickweed Geometer (Haemotopis grataria)
Idaea basinta
Light-Ribboned Wave (Leptostales ferruminaria)
Semaeopus ella
Simple Wave (Scopula junctaria)

Large Lace Border (Scopula limboundata)

Scopula plantagenaria
Scopula umbilicata




Swallowtail Moths (Uraniidae)
Gray Scoopwing (Callizzia amorata)


Apeteloidid Moths (Apatelodidae)
The Seraph (Olcelostera seraphica)


Tent Caterpillar Moths (Lasiocampidae)
Apotolype brevicrista

Gloveria arizonensis
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth (Malacosoma americanum)
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth (Malacosoma disstria)

American Lappet Moth (Phyllodesma americana)


Silkmoths (Saturniidae)

Luna Moth (Actias luna)
Mexican Agapema (Agapema anona)
Polyphemus Moth (Antheraea polyphemus)

Cecrops Eyed Silkmoth (Automeris cecrops)
Io Moth (Automeris io)
Spiny Oakworm Moth (Anisota stigma)

Pink-striped Oakworm Moth (Anisota virginiensis)
Rosy Maple Moth (Dryocampa rubicunda)

Imperial Moth (Eacles imperialis)

Chinati Buck Moth (Hemileuca chinatiensis)
Heiligbrodt's Mesquite Moth (Sphingicampa heiligbrodti)
Forbes' Rothschildia (Rothschildia forbesi)



Hawkmoths (Sphingidae)
Clavipes Sphinx (Aellopos clavipes)
Pink-spotted Hawkmoth (Agrius cingulata)
Walnut Sphinx (Amorpha juglandis)

Nessus Sphinx (Amphion floridensis)
Spurious Sphinx (Cautethia spuria)
Waved Sphinx (Ceratomia undulosa)
Virginia Creeper Sphinx (Darapsa myron)

Ello Sphinx (Erinnyis ello)
Lassaux's Sphinx (Erinnyis lassauxii)

Obscure Sphinx (Erinnyis obscura)

Achemon Sphinx (Eumorpha achemon)
Typhon Sphinx (Eumorpha typhon)

Vine Sphinx (Eumorpha vitis) photos added 07/09/18
Snowberry Clearwing (Hemaris diffinis)
Spurge Hawkmoth (Hyles euphorbiae)
White-lined Sphinx (Hyles lineata)

Northern Pine Sphyinx (Lapara bombycoides)
Istar Sphinx (Lintneria istar)

Five-spotted Hawkmoth (Manduca quinquemaculatus)
Rustic Sphinx (Manduca rustica)

Carolina Sphinx (Maduca sexta)
Modest Sphinx (Pachysphinx modestus)
Western Poplar Sphinx (Pachysphinx occidentalis)

Blinded Sphinx (Paonias excaecata)
Small-eyed Sphinx (Paonias myops)

One-eyed Sphinx (Smerinthus cerisyi)

Abbott's Sphinx (Sphecodina abbottii)
Canadian Sphinx (Sphinx canadensis)
Wild Cherry Sphinx (Sphinx drupiferarum)

Incense Cedar Sphinx (Sphinx libocedrus)

Falcon Sphinx (Xylophanes falco)




Prominents (Notodontidae)
Dasylophia anguina
Major Datana (Datana major)
Datana neomexicana
Gray Furcula (Furcula cinerea)

Common Gluphusia (Gluphusia septentrionis)
Heterocampa astartoides
Wavy-lined Heterocampa (Heterocampa biundata)

Mottled Prominent (Macrurocampa marthesia)
White-dotted Prominent (Nadata gibbosa)
Oligocentria coloradensis

Black-rimmed Prominent (Pheosia rimosa)
Schizura errucata

Symmerista zacualpana




Erebid Moths (Erebidae)
Subfamily Lymantriinae - Tussock Moths
Manto Tussock Moth (Dasychira manto)
Mescalera Tussock Moth (Dasychira mescalera)
White-dotted Tussock Moth (Orgia leucostigma)
Douglas-Fir Tussock Moth (Orgyia pseudotsugata)

Subfamily Arctiinae - Tiger Moths

Arge Moth (Apantesis arge)
Banded Tiger Moth (Apantesis vittata)

William's Tiger Moth (Apantesis williamsi)
Arachnis zuni

Grote's Bertholdia Moth (Bertholdia trigona)

Bruceia pulverina
Carales arizonensis

Cisthene barnesii
Thin-banded Lichen Moth (Cisthene tenuifaciata)

Faithful Beauty (Composia fidelissima)
Yellow-headed Lichen Moth (Crambidia cephalica)

Veined Ctenucha (Ctenucha venosa)
Virginia Ctenucha (Ctenucha virginica)

Northern Giant Flag Moth (Dysschema howardi)
Ectypia bivittata

Ectypia mexicana
Saltmarsh Moth (Estigmene acrea)
Milkweed Tussuck Moth (Euchaetes egle)

Euchaetes zella

Arid Eudesmia (Eudesmia arida)
Three-spotted Spectre (Euerythra trimaculata)
Police Car Moth (Gnophaela vermiculata)

Grammia f-pallida
Grammia incorrupta

Haematomis uniformis
Neighbor Moth (Haploa contigua)

Leconte's Haploa (Haploa lecontei)
Reversed Haploa (Haploa reversa)
Texas Wasp Moth (Horama panthalon)
Hypercompe oslari

Great Leopard Moth (Hypercompe scribonia)

Hypercompe suffusa
Painted Lichen Moth (Hypoprepia fucosa)

Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth (Hypoprepia minuta)
Spotted Tussock Moth (Lophocampa maculata)
Wood Tiger Moth (Parasemia plantaginis)

Yellow-winged Pareuchaetes (Pareuchaetes insulata)
Orange & White Tiger Moth (Pseudohemihyalea ambigua)

Freckled Glassywing (Pseudohemihyalea labecula)
Ptychoglene coccinea
Pygarctica roseicapitis

Pink-legged Tiger Moth (Spilosoma latipennis)

Virginian Tiger Moth (Spilosoma virginica)

Black-banded Wasp Moth (Syntomeida melanthus)
Ornate Bella Moth (Utethesia ornatrix)
Virbia fragilis


Subfamily Boletobiinae - Owlets (in part)
Thin-lined Owlet (Isogona tenuis)
Metalectra cinctus

Phytometria orgiae

Subfamily Calpinae - Fruit-piercer Moths
Gonodonta pyrgo
Moonseed Moth (Plusiodonta compressipalpis)


Subfamily Erebinae - Underwing Moths & relatives

Black Witch (Ascalapha odorata)
Callistege triangula
Sweetfern Underwing (Catocala antinympha)
Desdemona Underwing (Catocala desdemona) NEW! photos added 07/07/18
Betrothed Underwing (Catocala innubens)

Jessica Underwing (Catocala jessica)
Sad Underwing (Catocala maestosa)

Little Nymph Underwing (Catocala micronympha)
Bride Underwing (Catocala neogama)

Penitent Underwing (Catocala piatrix) NEW! photos added 07/07/18
Catocala
sp

Drasteria inepta
Toothed Somberwing (Euclidia cuspidea)

Detracted Owlet (Lesmone detrahens)
Matigramma rubrosuffusa
Ptichodis ovalis
Owl Moth (Thysania zenobia)

Tyrissa multilinea
Toxonprucha diffundens

Zale colorado
Lunate Zale (Zale lunata)
Zaleops umbrina

Subfamily Rivulinae
Zelicodes linearis


Subfamily Scolecocampinae
Sigela bipunctaria

Subfamliy Eulepitodinae - Eulepitodine Owlets
Velvetbean Caterpillar Moth (Anticarsia gemmatilis)
Panopoda rigida

Subfamily Herminiinae - Litter Moths
Bent-winged Owlet Moth (Bleptina caradrinalis)
Idia occidentalis



Subfamily Hypeninae - Snouts
Baltimore Snout (Hypena baltimorialis)

Subfamily Hypocalinae
Aon Moth (Aon noctuiformis)
Goniapteryx servia


Subfamily Scoliopteryginae
Yellow Scallop Moth (Anomia erosa)

 


Marathyssas & Paectes (Euteliidae)
Dark Marathyssa (Marathyssa inficita)


Nola Moths (Noliidae)
Heiroglyphic Moth (Diphthera festiva)



Owlet Moths (Noctuidae)
Subfamily Plusiinae - Loopers
Golden Looper (Argyrogramma verruca)
Large Looper (Autographa ampla)
Gray Looper (Rachiplusia ou)


Subfamily Eustrotiinae - Glyphs
Cerathosia tricolor

Subfamily Acontiinae - Bird-dropping Moths
Ponometia venustula
Spotted Spragueia (Spragueia guttata)
Spragueia jaguaralis

Tarache areli
Tarache idella


Subfamily Pantheinae - Pantheas
Black Zigzag (Panthea acronyctoides)

Panthea greyi


Subfamily Acronictinae - Daggers
Triton Dagger (Acronicta tritona)

Subfamily Amphyprinae - Sallows
Basiloides chrysopis
Chalcopasta howardi

Chamaeclea pernana
Chrysoecia atrolinea

Cirrhophanus pretiosa

Beloved Emarginea (Emarginea percara)

Eulithosia discistriga

Grotella blanchardi

Even-lined Sallow (Ipimorpha pleonectusa)
Lineostriatstiria hachita

Nocloa nanata

Plagiomimicus mimica
Stiria intermixta

Stiria sulphurea


Subfamily Agaristinae - Wood Nymphs & Foresters
Eight-spotted Forester (Alypia octomaculata)
Two-spotted Forester (Alypiodes bimaculata)
Eupseudomorpha brillians

Staghorn Cholla Moth (Euscirrhopterus cosyra)

Purslane Moth (Euscirrhopterus gloveri)
Wilson's Wood Nymph (Xerociris wilsonii)


Subfamily Bagisarinae
Bagisara buxea
Bagisara praecelsa


Subfamily Condiciinae
Lantana Moth (Diastema tigris)

Subfamily Cuculiinae
Opsigalea blanchardi


Subfamily Cydosiinae
Cydosia aurivitta



Subfamily Heliothinae - Flower Moths

Heliocheilus julia
Tobacco Budworm Moth (Heliothis virescens)

Chrysellus Flower Moth (Schinia chrysellus)
Hulst's Flower Moth (Schinia hulstia)
Jaguar Flower Moth (Schinia jaguarina)
Painted Flower Moth (Schinia volupia)


Subfamily Eriopinae - Fern Moths
Silver-spotted Fern Moth (Callopistria cordata)

Subfamily Noctuinae - Assorted Noctuids
Anicla biformata
American Dun-bar Moth (Cosmia calami)

Dichagryis socorro
Dichagyris triphaenoides

Hypotrix lunata
Laudable Arches Moth (Lacinipolia laudabilis)

The Thinker (Lacinipolia meditata)

Gray Half-spot Moth (Nedra ramosula)
Olive Angle Shades (Phlogophora iris)

Spanish Moth (Xanthopastis regnatrix)


Subfamily Oncocneminae
Sympistis modesta