Moths (Other Families)
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Large Tolype                                              Lasiocampidae           Tolype velleda
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
July 18, 2006
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Ailanthus Webworm Moth                      Yponomeutidae          Atteva punctella
FBI Pond, Catoctin Mountains
Frederick County, Maryland
September 9, 2006
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Bagworm                                                    Psychidae                   Thyridopteryx ephemeraeforms
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center
Prince George's County, Maryland
April 19, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Eastern Tent Caterpillar                          Lasiocampidae           Malacosoma americanum
Cunningham Falls State Park
Frederick County, Maryland
May 24, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Gypsy Moth                                                Lymantriidae                 Lymantria dispar
Sussex County, New Jersey
June 23, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth                Lasiocampidae         Malacosoma americanum
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
June 11, 2007
Photographer:  ZoAnn Lapinsky                                                 
Carmenta Clearwing Moth                     Sesiidae                        Carmenta pyralidiformis
FBI Pond
Frederick County, Maryland
August 30, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Dot-lined White                                          Lasiocampidae           Artace cribraria
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
October 8, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Squash Vine Borer Moth                         Sesiidae                       Melittia cucurbitae
Under Powerline near Lake Elkhorn
Howard County, Maryland
August 10, 2010
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Spotted Apatelodes                                  Bombycidae                Apalelodes torretacta
Middle Patuxent Environmental Area, Howard County, Maryland
August 25, 2010
Photographer:  Bonnie Ott
Spotted Thyris                                           Thyrididae                     Thyris maculata
Casselman River
Garrett County, Maryland
May 31, 2011
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Plume Moth                                                Pterophoridae             Geina sp.
Howard County, Maryland
June 9, 2012
Photographer:  Bonnie Ott
Definite Tussock Moth                            Lymantriidae                Orgyia definita
West Friendship Park
Howard County, Maryland
September 20, 2012
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Everlasting Tebenna                                Choreutidae                 Tebenna gnaphaliella
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County Conservancy, Howard County, Maryland
June 15, 2012
Photographer:  Bonnie Ott
Orange-patched Smoky Moth                Zygaenidae                  Pyromorpha dimidiata
Catoctin Mountain Park
Frederick County, Maryland
May 26, 2012
Photographer:  R. Orr
Schlaeger's Fruitworm Moth                   Elachistidae               Antaeotricha schlaegeri
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County, Maryland
May 17, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Yucca Moth                                                 Prodoxidae                  Tegeticula yuccasella
Patuxent Research Refuge
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
June 15, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Dogwood Borer                                         Sesiidae                        Synanthedon scitula
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County Conservancy, Howard County, Maryland
July 3, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Poplar Petiole Gall Moth                         Nepticulidae                 Ectoedemia populella
On Poplar
Lower Sand Flat Pond
Frederick County, Maryland
September 8, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Arched Hooktip (larva)                            Drepanidae                  Drepana arcuata
On Alder
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County Conservancy, Howard County, Maryland
September 24, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Clearwing Moth                                         Sesiidae                        Carmenta ithacae
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County Conservancy, Maryland
June 21, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth Eggs     Lasiocampidae         Malacosoma americanum
On Black Cherry, Catoctin Mountains, Frederick County, Maryland
June 17, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Cream-edged Dichomeris                      Gelechiidae                  Dichomeris flavocostella
Meadowbrook Park
July 30, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Magnolia Serpentine Leafminer           Gracillariidae                Phyocnistis magolia
on Southern Magnolia
Wilde Lake, Howard County, Maryland
June 14, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
White Flannel Moth (larva)                      Megalopygidae           Norape ovina
on Eastern Redbud
Middle Patuxent Environmental Area
Howard County, Maryland
August 25, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Mournful Thyris                                         Thyrididae                    Thyris sepulchralis
Patuxent Research Refuge, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
May 8, 2016
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Ailanthus Webworm Caterpillar            Yponomeutidae           Atteva punctella
on Tree-of-Heaven, Catoctin Mountains
Frederick County, Maryland
September 7, 2016
Photographer:  Richard Orr