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

Common Spring Moth