Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Kansas

Sighting Record 1209364

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Leavenworth County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.109724, -95.08774649999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 11:29
Suggested Identification: 
Sphinx moth, Hawk moth possibly waved Sphinx moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1209332

Observation Notes: 
Calm, humid, warm night. Mostly cloudy, about 80° F. The host plant in this case was a common yarrow. These two individuals were seen on the same plant while I was hiking through a pasture.
Region: 
United States
Kansas
Ottawa County
Location Notes: 
5 miles north west of Tescott Kansas.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.0719172, -97.89199669999999

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 20:15
Suggested Identification: 
pyrgus communis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209312

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Sedgwick County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.8055254, -97.2749379

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 09:13
Suggested Identification: 
pieris rapae cabbage white
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209109

Observation Notes: 
Seen near the edge of a field next to the dirt/rock road zipping in and out of the grassy field in the Flint Hills of Kansas. Weather: Warm, sunny with some clouds, a little humid. Size: Approx. 1" wingspan.
Region: 
United States
Kansas
Lyon County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.66942885665631, -96.29831326679687

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 15:15
Suggested Identification: 
Chickweed Geometer
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1209104

Observation Notes: 
Seen along the edge of a dirt/rock road (off of Highway 56 while heading toward Council Grove) in the Flint Hills. Bounced around quickly between the different wild grasses and flowers, including some milkweed. Weather: Warm, humid, sunny blue skies with some clouds. Approx. Size: 1.5" wingspan
Region: 
United States
Kansas
Lyon County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.668423647046964, -96.29848492817382

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Checkered White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1207873

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Franklin County
Location Notes: 
Along Flint Hills Nature Trail, a converted rail to multi-use trails system.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.559935329678126, -95.11155009269714

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 11:43
Suggested Identification: 
Summer Azure
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1207872

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Franklin County
Location Notes: 
Along Flint Hills Nature Trail, a converted rail to multi-use trails system.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.5613360620822, -95.11294327401242

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 11:33
Suggested Identification: 
Zebra Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1207871

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Franklin County
Location Notes: 
Along Flint Hills Nature Trail, a converted rail to multi-use trails system.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.55900429390592, -95.11037286225121

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 11:36
Suggested Identification: 
Variegated Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1207870

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Franklin County
Location Notes: 
Along Flint Hills Nature Trail, a converted rail to multi-use trails system.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.559106134896176, -95.11066580313769

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 11:21
Suggested Identification: 
Orange Sulphur
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly