Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Idaho

Sighting Record 1139858

Observation Notes: 
This little beauty was loving our petunias! It was a warm evening, still in the 80s.
Region: 
Madison County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.824641, -111.77898700000003

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 20:14
Suggested Identification: 
Hyles lineata - Sphingidae - Macroglossinae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138796

Observation Notes: 
collected dead
Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, Butte County, Idaho, near Little Cottonwood Creek
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.487191610828766, -113.59245300292969

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 9, 2012 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hemileuca hera
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138793

Observation Notes: 
collected dead
Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, mile marker 228 (HWY 20/26/93)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.44648463597278, -113.5934829711914

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Danaus plexippus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138790

Observation Notes: 
collected dead
Region: 
Butte County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve @ scenic overlook near mile marker 230
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.468142225979406, -113.55022430419922

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa cardui
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1137612

Observation Notes: 
Feeding in flowers in an abandoned area next to the lake.
Region: 
Bonner County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 48.48055332736802, -116.84967367672118

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 12:29
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Mid-day

Sighting Record 1137337

Observation Notes: 
Since the wings are folded we are assuming it is a butterfly not a moth.
Region: 
Canyon County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Trinity Community Garden
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.5755408, -116.5924048

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 09:08
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Canyon County Idaho Master Gardener IPM Scouting at Trinity Community Garden in Nampa, ID

Sighting Record 1136606

Observation Notes: 
It was Common near the area, and it was on a bed of flowers that were growing everywhere on the area, it was close to a large pool.
Region: 
Kootenai County
United States
Idaho
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.52573569916851, -116.37680053710938

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 13:38
Suggested Identification: 
I have submitted three sightings before
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1136588

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on flowers in garden in Sun Valley, Idaho.
Region: 
Blaine County
United States
Idaho
Location Notes: 
Garden in swimming pool area, Lane Ranch
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.69213457333205, -114.36012268066406

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 14:10
Suggested Identification: 
Hemaris sp.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth