Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Idaho

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

Sighting Record 1170141

Observation Notes: 
This is a very tiny moth, about the size of a pinkie finger nail. They fly mostly in early morning and evening. I see them on all types of flowers in my garden. They are present from summer through fall until frost.
Region: 
Ada County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.5630464, -116.33086700000001

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 09:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1169025

Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Moore, Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.73533368913404, -113.3627910238647

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 17:28
Suggested Identification: 
Leucoma salicis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1168290

Observation Notes: 
Hanging peacefully on a twig 12 inches off the ground. Sunny warm day in forested mountain area at 6,600' elevation. Many wildflowers in the area but do not know of species names other than penstemon and horsemint.
Region: 
Boise County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.79129560460274, -116.09081268310547

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
Sheepmoth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1167413

Observation Notes: 
sunny, 70 deg F
Region: 
Latah County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
near Private Lands Trail trailhead, Moscow Mountain
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.79383654975988, -116.90790778680093

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 12:05
Suggested Identification: 
fritillary species
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1167410

Observation Notes: 
sunny, 70 deg
Region: 
Latah County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Beginning of Private Lands trail, Moscow Mountain, Latah, Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.79475852849669, -116.90239543887253

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 10:35
Suggested Identification: 
Nymphalis californica
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly