Current information

The Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA) ia a searchable database of verified butterfly and moth records in the United States and Mexico. BAMONA data are updated regularly and come from a variety of sources, including citizen scientists. It includes the following information:

  • Distribution maps showing the counties in which occurrence of a particular species has been verified,
  • Photos of the adult and caterpillar (when available),
  • Species accounts containing information on size, identifying characteristics, life history, flight, caterpillar hosts, adult food, habitat, species range, conservation status, and management needs,
  • Species checklists for each county in the U. S. and state in Mexico
Materials Indexed: Datasets, Photographs, Technical Data Database Type: Data Collection Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: Biology Broad Category: Sciences