Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Illinois

Sighting Record 1279235

Observation Notes: 
Warm fall day (70's). On hiking/horse trail (# 437) in Max Creek area of Shawnee National Forest. Mixed pine and hardwood area.
Region: 
United States
Illinois
Johnson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.48060850113216, -88.82335768248396

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, November 7, 2020 - 11:10
Suggested Identification: 
Polygonia interrogationis (Question Mark)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279142

Region: 
United States
Illinois
Lake County
Location Notes: 
Near marsh
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.2428631, -88.1422154

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 16:04
Suggested Identification: 
Viceroy butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279137

Region: 
United States
Illinois
Lake County
Location Notes: 
Near a marsh
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.2428631, -88.1422154

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 13:31
Suggested Identification: 
Hummingbird ClearwingMoth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1279135

Region: 
United States
Illinois
Lake County
Location Notes: 
500’ from edge of marsh
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.24308567334793, -88.14199090003967

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 10:50
Suggested Identification: 
Easter Comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278997

Observation Notes: 
In grassy vegetation on levee of Dutchman Lake, Shawnee National Forest
Region: 
United States
Illinois
Johnson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.48996578500736, -88.91484339425179

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 13:32
Suggested Identification: 
Junonia coenia (Common Buckeye)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278942

Observation Notes: 
In fallen leaves along trail. Tunnel Hill State Trail
Region: 
United States
Illinois
Johnson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.54676751107959, -88.81701567416832

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 11:46
Suggested Identification: 
Cyllopsis gemma (Gemmed Satyr)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278941

Observation Notes: 
In fallen leaves along trail side on Tunnel Hill State Trail. One of several in area, some looking quite "beat up"
Region: 
United States
Illinois
Johnson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.54043428601771, -88.82823861221182

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 11:38
Suggested Identification: 
Junonia coenia (Common Buckeye)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278213

Region: 
United States
Illinois
Lake County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4236633, -87.8053024

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 14:55
Suggested Identification: 
Red Admiral, Vanessa atalanta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1277767

Region: 
United States
Illinois
Lake County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4236633, -87.8053024

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 14:49
Suggested Identification: 
Dun Skipper, female, Euphyes vestris
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1277519

Region: 
United States
Illinois
Cook County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.1153989, -87.96519339999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 12, 2008 - 10:28
Suggested Identification: 
Black Swallowtail, Papilio polyxenes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly