Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Virbia laeta - Joyful Virbia - Hodges#8114


Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Full citation: Lafontaine, J. Donald and B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 (download PDF)

Essex County, Ontario Moths
Monitoring the moths of Essex County, Ontario, Canada. Occurrence and flight season data as well as family-level checklists for the region.

Block Island Moths
Quantitative assessments of phenology, abundance, and habitat associations of all moth and caddisfly species on Block Island, Rhode Island.

Order LEPIDOPTERA (Moths & Butterflies): Key and Description of Families
cite:1760098

Glossary (Moth)

Gilligan, T. M. & S. C. Passoa. 2014. LepIntercept, An identification resource for intercepted Lepidoptera larvae.
Gilligan, T. M. & S. C. Passoa. 2014. LepIntercept, An identification resource for intercepted Lepidoptera larvae. Identification Technology Program (ITP), USDA-APHIS-PPQ-S&T, Fort Collins, CO. [accessed at http://www.idtools.org/id/leps/lepintercept].

Miller, Jeffrey C., Hammond, Paul C. (2003) Lepidoptera of the Pacific Northwest: caterpillars and adults (Pub. No: 3739)
Covers basic biology, collecting and rearing methods for Lepidoptera as well as images that associate larvae with adults of Lepidoptera found in the Andrews Forest LTER in Oregon.

Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge, errichtet von Jacob Hübner in Augsburg (1793–1841): updated plates legend.