Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Idaho

Sighting Record 1176703

Observation Notes: 
Came across many bushes full of the cocoons that they were just emerging from.
Region: 
Boise County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.137181107514735, -115.92209851257144

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
California Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1176690

Region: 
Bonneville County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.48512468886679, -112.02898550550185

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175463

Region: 
United States
Idaho
Butte County
Location Notes: 
3170 N 3335 W, Moore, Butte County, Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.735257732943275, -113.36285126794974

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 16:43
Suggested Identification: 
Woodland Skipper male-(Ochlodes sylvanoides) [Identification by Cliff Ivy @ BugGuide.net]
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174002

Observation Notes: 
Observation and photos by Doug Owen
Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, Tree Molds Trail
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.423253056293134, -113.55194091796875

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 08:01
Suggested Identification: 
Blue Copper (Lycaena heteronea)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1173734

Observation Notes: 
It was in my room flying at my window trying to get out.
Region: 
Blaine County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.4730145, -114.26832050000002

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 05:44
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1173541

Region: 
Jefferson County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.851366, -112.47637550000002

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Fall Web worm Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1171459

Observation Notes: 
Butterfly was seen on the dirt near a grassy area. The day was around 95 degrees. My daughter safely netted the butterfly and we put it in our butterfly garden container purchased (and used to raise Painted Ladies) from Insect Lore. We photographed the butterfly and plan to release it soon.
Region: 
Bannock County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.83645141271368, -112.40522832689749

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 12:15
Suggested Identification: 
Great Spangled Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1171458

Observation Notes: 
Butterfly was seen on the dirt near a grassy area. The day was around 95 degrees. My daughter safely netted the butterfly and we put it in our butterfly garden container purchased (and used to raise Painted Ladies) from Insect Lore. We photographed the butterfly and plan to release it soon.
Region: 
Bannock County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.83645141271368, -112.40522832689749

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 12:15
Suggested Identification: 
Great Spangled Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1170840

Observation Notes: 
On Fernbush (Chamaebatiaria millefolium), Photographed by Doug Owen
Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Tree Molds Trail, Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.42238245621515, -113.55300535170574

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 08:40
Suggested Identification: 
Behr's Hairstreak (Satyrium behrii)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1170832

Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
3170 N 3335 W, Moore, Butte County, Idaho (Elevation 5474 ft. )
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.73540925066551, -113.36288215051371

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Anagrapha falcifera
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth