390 Erebidae

52 Species
Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth - Hodges#8087 (Lycomorpha pholus)      Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth  - Hodges#8087,  Lycomorpha pholus .  Photographed at Watkins Glen State Park, NY on July 28, 2009. It was on a rock in the gorge where there were lichens for the larvae to feed on.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Little White Lichen Moth - Hodges#8098 (Clemensia albata)      Little White Lichen Moth  - Hodges#8098,  Clemensia albata . Photographed near Rochester, NY on May 29, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net Reversed Haploa Moth - Hodges 8109 - (Haploa reversa)      Reversed Haploa Moth , - Hodges#8109  Haploa reversa . Photographed at Oatka Creek Park near Rochester, NY on July 1, 2008.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Leconte's Haploa Moth - Hodges#8111 (Haploa lecontei) on Milkweed      Leconte's Haploa Moth  - Hodges#8111,  Haploa lecontei . Photographed at Oatka Creek Park near Rochester, NY on July 1, 2007. It was on a common milkweed flower.  Species page at BugGuide.net Orange Holomelina - Hodges#8121 (Virbia aurantiaca)     Possible  Orange Holomelina Moth  - Hodges#8121 ( Virbia aurantiaca ). Photographed at Letchworth State Park , NY on July 25, 2012.  Species Page at BugGuide.net 8129 Isabella Tiger Moth - Hodges#8129 (Pyrrharctia isabella) Male      Isabella Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8129 ( Pyrrharctia isabella ) Male. Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 29, 2013.  Species page at BugGuide.net
8129 Isabella Tiger Moth - Hodges#8129 (Pyrrharctia isabella) Male      Isabella Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8129 ( Pyrrharctia isabella ) Male. Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 29, 2013.   This is another view of the specimen in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net 8129 Isabella Tiger Moth - Hodges#8129 (Pyrrharctia isabella) Male      Isabella Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8129 ( Pyrrharctia isabella ) Male. Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 29, 2013.   This photo shows the underside of the specimen in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net Isabella Tiger Moth - Hodges#8129 (Pyrrharctia isabella)      Isabella Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8129,  Pyrrharctia isabella . Photographed on a beach at  Stone Harbor Point, NJ on May 5, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Wooly Bear Caterpillar (Pyrrharctia isabella) Side      Wooly Bear Caterpillar . This the larva of the  Isabella Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8129,  Pyrrharctia isabella . Photographed at the Ellison Park Wetlands near Rochester, NY on Sep 26, 2008.   Species page at BugGuide.net . Wooly Bear Caterpillar (Pyrrharctia isabella) Front      Wooly Bear Caterpillar . This the larva of the  Isabella Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8129,  Pyrrharctia isabella . Photographed at the Ellison Park Wetlands near Rochester, NY on Sep 26, 2008. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.   Species page at BugGuide.net . Salt Marsh Moth Caterpillar- Hodges#8131 (Estigmene acrea)      Salt Marsh Moth Caterpillar - Hodges#8131,  Estigmene acrea . Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 8, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net .
Salt Marsh Moth Caterpillar- Hodges#8131 (Estigmene acrea)      Salt Marsh Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8131,  Estigmene acrea . Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 8, 2010. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Virginia Tiger Moth - Hodges#8137 (Spilosoma virginica)     Possible  Virginia Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8137,  Spilosoma virginica . Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 6, 2013.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Virginia Tiger Moth - Hodges#8137 (Spilosoma virginica) Caterpillar      Virginia Tiger Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8137,  Spilosoma virginica . Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp near Rochester, NY on Oct 1, 2006. Thousand Acre Swamp is a preserve owned by the Nature Conservancy.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Virginia Tiger Moth - Hodges#8137 (Spilosoma virginica) Caterpillar      Virginia Tiger Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8137,  Spilosoma virginica . Photographed at Watkins Glen State Park, NY on Aug 17, 2011.  Species page at BugGuide.net Fall Webworm Moth - Hodges#8140 (Hyphantria cunea) Caterpillar      Fall Webworm Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8140,  Hyphantria cunea . This caterpillar was photographed in its web along the Lehigh Trail in Rush, NY on Aug 7, 2009.  Species page at BugGuide.net Fall Webworm Moth - Hodges#8140 (Hyphantria cunea) Caterpillar    Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 16, 2014.   Species page at BugGuide.net
Ruby Tiger Moth - Hodges#8156 (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) Dorsal      Ruby Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8156 ( Phragmatobia fuliginosa ) dorsal view.  Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 10, 2012.  Species Page at BugGuide.net Ruby Tiger Moth - Hodges#8156 (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) Lateral      Ruby Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8156 ( Phragmatobia fuliginosa ) lateral view.  Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 10, 2012. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.  Species Page at BugGuide.net Ruby Tiger Moth - Hodges#8156 (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) Caterpillar     This probable  Ruby Tiger Moth  - Hodges#8156 ( Phragmatobia fuliginosa ), caterpillar was photographed at Braddock Bay Park on March 30, 2013.  Species Page at BugGuide.net
Banded Tussock Moth - Hodges#8203 (Halysidota tessellaris)     Possible  Banded Tussock Moth  - Hodges#8203,  Halysidota tessellaris . Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 3, 2011.  Species page at BugGuide.net Banded Tussock Moth - Hodges#8203 (Halysidota tessellaris) Caterpillar      Banded Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8203,  Halysidota tessellaris . Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 13, 2011.  Species page at BugGuide.net Banded Tussock Moth - Hodges#8203 (Halysidota tessellaris) Caterpillar      Banded Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8203,  Halysidota tessellaris . Photographed at Ellison Park Wetlands near Rochester, NY on Sep 13, 2009.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Hickory Tussock Moth - Hodges#8211 (Lophocampa caryae) Caterpillar      Hickory Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8211,  Lophocampa caryae . Photographed along the Lehigh Trail in Rush, NY on Aug 7, 2009.  Species page at BugGuide.net Hickory Tussock Moth - Hodges#8211 (Lophocampa caryae) Caterpillar     Hickory Tussock Moth Caterpillar- Hodges#8211 ,  Lophocampa caryae . Photographed along the Lehigh Trail in Rush, NY on Aug 7, 2009. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net Hickory Tussock Moth - Hodges#8211 (Lophocampa caryae) Caterpillar      Hickory Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8211,  Lophocampa caryae . Photographed at Ellison Park Wetlands near Rochester, NY on Sep 24, 2009.   Species page at BugGuide.net
Hickory Tussock Moth - Hodges#8211 (Lophocampa caryae) Caterpillar      Hickory Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges#8211,  Lophocampa caryae . Photographed along the Lehigh Trail  in Henrietta, NY on July 27, 2011. It was dangling in mid-air from a silken thread.   Species page at BugGuide.net Delicate Cycnia - Hodges#8230 - (Cycnia tenera)      Delicate Cycnia Moth , Hodges#8230,  Cycnia tenera . Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp near Rochester, NY on May 22, 2009. Thousand Acre Swamp is a preserve owned by the Nature Conservancy.  Species page at BugGuide.net Milkweed Tussock Moth - Hodges#8238 (Euchaetes egle) Caterpillar      Milkweed Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges #8238,  Euchaetes egle . Photographed on a common milkweed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 17, 2013.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Milkweed Tussock Moth - Hodges#8238 (Euchaetes egle) Caterpillar      Milkweed Tussock Moth Caterpillar  - Hodges #8238,  Euchaetes egle . Photographed on a common milkweed at Oatka Creek Park near Rochester, NY on Sep 4, 2006.  Species page at BugGuide.net Virginia Ctenucha Moth - Hodges#8262 (Ctenucha virginica) Male      Virginia Ctenucha Moth   - Hodges #8262 male,  Ctenucha virginica . Photographed  near Rochester, NY on June 28, 2008.   Species page at BugGuide.net Virginia Ctenucha Moth - Hodges#8262 (Ctenucha virginica) Male      Virginia Ctenucha Moth   - Hodges #8262 male,  Ctenucha virginica . Photographed  near Rochester, NY on June 6, 2012.   Species page at BugGuide.net
Virginia Ctenucha Moth - Hodges#8262 (Ctenucha virginica) Male      Virginia Ctenucha Moth  - Hodges #8262 male,  Ctenucha virginica . Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp near Rochester, NY on June 21, 2008. Thousand Acre Swamp is a preserve owned by the Nature Conservancy.  Species page at BugGuide.net Virginia Ctenucha Moth - Hodges#8262 (Ctenucha virginica) Caterpillar      Virginia Ctenucha Moth caterpillar  - Hodges #8262,  Ctenucha virginica . Photographed  at Thousand Acre Swamp in Penfield, NY near Rochester on May 10, 2011. Thousand Acre Swamp is a preserve owned by the Nature Conservanchy.   Species page at BugGuide.net Yellow-collared Scape Moth - Hodges# 8267 (Cisseps fulvicollis)      Yellow-collared Scape Moth  -Hodges #8267,  Cisseps fulvicollis . Photographed at Cape May, NJ On Oct 7, 2008.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Gypsy Moth - Hodges#8318 (Lymantria dispar) Male      Gypsy Moth  - Hodges#8318 ( Lymantria dispar ) Male.  Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 3, 2013. This is an introduced pest of hardwood trees.   Species page at BugGuide.net Common Idia Moth - Hodges#8323 (Idia aemula)      Common Idia Moth  - Hodges#8323,  Idia aemula . Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 7, 2012.   Species page at BugGuide.net . Toothed Idia Moth - Hodges#8333 (Idia denticulalis)   Toothed Idia Moth  - Hodges#8333 ( Idia denticulalis ).  Photographed near Rochester, NY on Sep 1, 2015.  Wingspan=23 mm.   Species Page at BugGuide.net
Glossy Black Idia - Hodges#8334 (Idia lubricalis)  Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 25, 2016.  Wingspan=36 mm.   Species page at BugGude.net) Dark-banded Owlet - Hodges#8338 (Phalaenophana pyramusalis)      Dark-banded Owlet  - Hodges#8338,  Phalaenophana pyramusalis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 19, 2012.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Grayish Zanclognatha - Hodges#8348 (Zanclognatha pedipilalis)   Grayish Zanclognatha Moth  - Hodges#8348 ( Zanclognatha pedipilalis ).  Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 16, 2014.   Species page at BugGuide.net
Early Zanclognatha - Hodges#8351 - (Zanclognatha cruralis)      Early Zanclognatha Moth  - Hodges#8351,  Zanclognatha cruralis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 28, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net Wavy-lined Zanclognatha - Hodges#8353 (Zanclognatha jacchus)      Wavy-lined Zanclognatha Moth   - Hodges#8353 ( Zanclognatha jacchusalis ).  Photographed at Black Creek Park near Rochester, NY on Aug 13, 2013. Wingspan=31 mm.  Species page at BugGuide.net Morbid Owlet - Hodges 8355 (Chytolita morbidalis)      Morbid Owlet  Moth  - Hodges#8355 female,  Chytolita morbidalis .  Photographed along the  Auburn Trail in Victor, NY on June 15, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net .
Morbid Owlet - Hodges 8355 (Chytolita morbidalis) Male      Morbid Owlet  Moth  - Hodges#8355 Male,  Chytolita morbidalis .  Photographed along the  Auburn Trail in Victor, NY on June 15, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Slant-lined Owlet Moth - Hodges#8357 (Macrochilo absorptalis)   Slant-lined Owlet Moth  - Hodges#8357 ( Macrochilo absorptalis ).  Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 15, 2015.  Species page at BugGuide.net Bronzy Macrochilo - Hodges#8360 (Macrochilo orciferalis)      Bronzy Macrochilo  - Hodges#8360 ( Macrochilo orciferalis ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 10, 2013. Wingspan=25 mm.   Species page at BugGuide.net
Louisiana Macrochilo - Hodges#8361 (Macrochilo louisiana)      Louisiana Macrochilo  - Hodges#8361 ( Macrochilo louisiana ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 30, 2014. Wingspan=27 mm.  Species page at BugGuide.net Dark Phalaenostola - Hodges#8363 (Phalaenostola eumelusalis)      Dark Phalaenostola  - Hodges#8363 ( Phalaenostola eumelusalis ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 13, 2014. Wingspan=23 mm.   Species page at BugGuide.net Discolored Renia Moth - Hodges#8381 - (Renia discoloralis)      Discolored Renia Moth  -Hodges #8381,   Renia discoloralis . Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on July 17, 2008.  Species page at BugGuide.net .
Speckled Renia Moth - Hodges#8386 (Renia adspergillus)       Speckled Renia Moth  -Hodges #8386,  Renia adspergillus . Photographed near Rochester, NY, on July 10, 2013.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Speckled Renia Moth - Hodges#8386 (Renia adspergillus)       Speckled Renia Moth  -Hodges #8386,  Renia adspergillus . Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY, on June 21, 2011.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Sober Renia Moth - Hodges#8387 (Renia sobrialis)      Sober Renia Moth , - Hodges#8387  Renia sobrialis . Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on July 15, 2009.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Ambiguous Moth - Hodges#8393 (Lascoria ambigualis) Female      Ambiguous Moth  - Hodges#8393 female,  Lascoria ambigualis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on May 26, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net Ambiguous Moth - Hodges#8393 (Lascoria ambigualis) Female      Ambiguous Moth  - Hodges#8393 female,  Lascoria ambigualis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 3, 2016.   Species page at BugGuide.net Ambiguous Moth - Hodges#8393 (Lascoria ambigualis) Male      Ambiguous Moth  - Hodges#8393 male,  Lascoria ambigualis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on May 23, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth - Hodges#8397 (Palthis angulalis)      Dark-spotted Palthis Moth  - Hodges#8397,  Palthis angulalis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on May 30, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net Dark-spotted Palthis Moth - Hodges#8397 (Palthis angulalis)      Dark-spotted Palthis Moth  - Hodges#8397,  Palthis angulalis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 17, 2013.  Species page at BugGuide.net Dark-spotted Palthis Moth - Hodges#8397 (Palthis angulalis) Lateral      Dark-spotted Palthis Moth  - Hodges#8397,  Palthis angulalis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 20, 2013.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth - Hodges#8398 (Palthis asopialis)      Faint-spotted Palthis Moth  - Hodges#8398,  Palthis asopialis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on May 24, 2012.  Species page at BugGuide.net Faint-spotted Palthis Moth - Hodges#8398 (Palthis asopialis)      Faint-spotted Palthis Moth  - Hodges#8398,  Palthis asopialis . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 28, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net Spotted Grass Moth - Hodges#8404 (Rivula propinqualis)      Spotted Grass Moth  - Hodges#8404 ( Rivula propinqualis ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 2, 2014.   Species Page at BugGuide.net
Spotted Grass Moth - Hodges#8404 (Rivula propinqualis)      Spotted Grass Moth  - Hodges#8404 ( Rivula propinqualis ). Photographed at Thousand Acre Swamp in Penfield, NY near Rochester on Aug 9, 2012. Thousand Acre Swamp is a preserve owned by the Nature Conservancy. Forewing length=9 mm.  Species Page at BugGuide.net Baltimore Hypena Moth - Hodges#8442 (Hypena baltimoralis)       Baltimore Hypena Moth  - Hodges#8442 ( Hypena baltimoralis ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on June 29, 2011.  Species Page at BugGuide.net Green Cloverworm Moth - Hodges#8465 (Hypena scabra)      Green Cloverworm Moth  - Hodges#8465,  Hypena scabra . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 29, 2009.  Species page at BugGuide.net .
Green Cloverworm Moth - Hodges#8465 (Hypena scabra)      Green Cloverworm Moth , - Hodges#8465  Hypena scabra . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 29, 2009. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net . The Herald - Hodges#8555 (Scoliopteryx libatrix) 15-06-24      The Herald  - Hodges#8555 ( Scoliopteryx libatrix ). Photographed near  Rochester, NY on June 24, 2015. Wingspan=42 mm.  Species page at BugGuide.net Common Oak Moth - Hodges#8591 (Phoberia atomaris)      Common Oak Moth  - Hodges#8591,  Phoberia atomaris .  Photographed near Rochester, NY on April 30, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Black Witch Moth - Hodges#8649 (Ascalapha odorata)   Black Witch Moth  Male - Hodges#8649 ( Ascalapha odorata ).  Photographed at Vientos Frescos Falls near Tilaran, Costa Rica on Nov 4, 2014.  This species can be up to 6 inches (15 cm) across.   Species page at BugGuide.net Lunate Zale - Hodges#8689 (Zale lunata)      Lunate Zale  - Hodges#8689,  Zale lunata . Photographed near Rochester, NY on September 9, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net Boxelder Zale - Hodges#8692 (Zale galbanata)      Boxelder Zale  - Hodges#8692 ( Zale galbanata ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 15, 2014. Wingspan=42 mm.  It is also called maple zale.   Species page at BugGuide.net
Colorful Zale - Hodges#8697 (Zale minerea)   Colorful Zale  - Hodges#8697 ( Zale minerea ).  Photographed in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on June 29, 2016.   Species page at BugGuide.net Horrid Zale - Hodges#8717 (Zale horrida)      Horrid Zale  - Hodges#8717 ( Zale horrida ). Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 13, 2014.  Species page at BugGuide.net Maple Looper Moth - Hodges#8727 (Parallelia bistriaris)      Maple Looper Moth  - Hodges#8727,  Parallelia bistriaris . Photographed in the town of Inlet, NY in Adirondack State Park on June 21, 2010.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Maple Looper Moth - Hodges#8727 (Parallelia bistriaris)  Photographed at Mendon Ponds Park near Rochester, NY on Aug. 15, 2016.   Species page at BugGuide.net Clover Looper - Hodges#8738 (Caenurgina crassiuscula)      Clover Looper Moth  - Hodges#8738 ( Caenurgina crassiuscula ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 26, 2009.  Species Page at  BugGuide.net Forage Looper - Hodges#8739 (Caenurgina erechtea)      Forage Looper Moth  -Hodges#8739,  Caenurgina erechtea . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 17, 2012.  Species page at BugGuide.net .
Forage Looper - Hodges#8739 (Caenurgina erechtea)      Forage Looper Moth  -Hodges#8739,  Caenurgina erechtea . Photographed at Watkins Glen State Park on July 29, 2008.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Catocala obscura - Hodges#8784 Dorsal    Catocala obscura   - Hodges#8784. Photographed in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on Aug 21, 2007.   Species page at BugGuide.net" Catocala obscura - Hodges#8784 Underside    Catocala obscura   - Hodges#8784. Photographed in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on Aug 21, 2007.  This is another view of the moth in the previous photo.   Species page at BugGuide.net"
Once-married Underwing - Hodges#8805 (Catocala unijuga)      Once-married Underwing  - Hodges#8805,  Catocala unijuga . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 24, 2009.  Species page at BugGuide.net Once-married Underwing - Hodges#8805 (Catocala unijuga)      Once-married Underwing  - Hodges#8805,  Catocala unijuga . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 24, 2009. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net . Once-married Underwing - Hodges#8805 (Catocala unijuga)      Once-married Underwing , - Hodges#8805  Catocala unijuga . Photographed near Rochester, NY on Aug 24, 2009. This is another view of the individual in the previous photo.  Species page at BugGuide.net
Little Underwing - Hodges#8874 (Catocala minuta)      Little Underwing  - Hodges#8874 ( Catocala minuta ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 16. 2014. Wingspan=44 mm.  Species page at BugGuide.net Little Underwing - Hodges#8874 (Catocala minuta)      Little Underwing  - Hodges#8874 ( Catocala minuta ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 18. 2015. Wingspan=45 mm.  Species page at BugGuide.net Feeble Grass Moth - Hodges#9818 (Amolita fessa) Dorsal      Feeble Grass Moth  - Hodges#9818 ( Amolita fessa ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 4, 2014.  Species Page at BugGuide.net
Feeble Grass Moth - Hodges#9818 (Amolita fessa) Lateral      Feeble Grass Moth  - Hodges#9818 ( Amolita fessa ). Photographed near Rochester, NY on July 4, 2014. This is another view of the moth in the previous photo.  Species Page at BugGuide.net