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Hummingbird Moth in Hamilton Ontario
Hummingbird Moth in Hamilton Ontario
Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
June 25, 2017
Size: 5cm?
- just trying to identify the species. Could it be Aellopos ? Clear - single, white band. Someone else has suggested it is Amphion floridensis but that doesn't look like it at all. This is the clearest pic I have - I also have video but no other good 'stills' I only had my phpone with me. 7:45PM, Feeding on a large clump of Milkweed - near the Hamilton harbour, lake Ontario. Hummingbird flight pattern

Blackheaded budworm - Acleris variana
Blackheaded budworm - Acleris variana
47.997207, -67.684455, New Brunswick, Canada
June 27, 2017
2 of 3 images of this specimen.

Blackheaded budworm - Acleris variana
Blackheaded budworm - Acleris variana
47.997207, -67.684455, New Brunswick, Canada
June 27, 2017
1 of 3 images of this specimen.
Found on balsam fir (Abies balsamea) while evaluating efficacy of spray trials for spruce budworm.

First BugGuide record for New Brunswick.

Golden or Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - - female
Golden or Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - - Female
East Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada
June 27, 2017
Size: Medium
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Golden or Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - female
Golden or Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - Female
East Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada
June 27, 2017
Size: Medium
1 of 2 images of this specimen.

Dragonfly?
Dragonfly?
Manitoba, Canada
June 26, 2017
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Clothes moth?
Clothes moth?
Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada
June 28, 2017
Size: 5mm
Live adult photographed 28 June 2017. Found in house. Possibly TINEIDAE Tineinae: Tinea pellionella - 0405 Casemaking clothes moth OR similar species. Only this species is listed in McAlpine and Smith 2010 (Atlantic Maritime Ecozone).

Catocala ilia
Catocala ilia
Nasonworth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada
June 14, 2017
5 of 5 images of this specimen.
Even without lichen around, the camouflage seems to be pretty good.

Catocala ilia
Catocala ilia
Nasonworth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada
June 14, 2017
4 of 5 images of this specimen.

Catocala ilia
Catocala ilia
Nasonworth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada
June 14, 2017
2 of 5 images of this specimen.

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