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

Genus Xanthopastis


Noctuidae of North America (nearctica.com)
Nomina Insecta Nearctica
by Robert W. Poole

cite:746762

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.