Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Kansas

Sighting Record 1192959

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Butler County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.6272376, -97.01581970000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 15:36
Suggested Identification: 
Eufala Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192904

Observation Notes: 
Seen at a park flying in between the pavement and the grass, then landed on a leaf in the grass. Lifted its wings up and down gently a couple of times, then it left its wings up, even when I got down on the ground super close to it. Size: 2.25" approx. Weather: Approx. 70 degrees, nice.
Region: 
United States
Kansas
Douglas County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.93485829999999, -95.239488

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 17:45
Suggested Identification: 
Common Buckeye (Junonia coenia)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192848

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Lyon County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.20325589999999, -96.01413059999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 15:38
Suggested Identification: 
American Snout (Libytheana carinenta)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192845

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Lyon County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.203353912541154, -96.01372718811035

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 14:29
Suggested Identification: 
Bride Underwing Moth (Catocala neogama)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192841

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Hamilton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.0298688, -101.86636199999998

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 00:19
Suggested Identification: 
Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth (Spoladea recurvalis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192840

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Hamilton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.0298688, -101.86636199999998

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 21:10
Suggested Identification: 
Carolina Sphinx (Manduca sexta)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192837

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Hamilton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.0298688, -101.86636199999998

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 14:05
Suggested Identification: 
Psectrotarsia suavis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192772

Observation Notes: 
Female flying around and above mowed grassy area, would land, but not stay long, fly around again, stop again on the grass... took a little while to photograph. Size: Approx. 2.75-3" wingspan. Weather: Sunny, windy, approx. 65 degrees
Region: 
United States
Kansas
Douglas County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.92058, -95.24873500000001

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 16:40
Suggested Identification: 
Black Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192770

Observation Notes: 
Seen flying around a field, bouncing around before briefly landing on this milkweed at the Baker Wetlands. Size : Approx. 1.75-2" wingspan. Weather: Sunny, approx. 65 degrees
Region: 
United States
Kansas
Douglas County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.92058, -95.24873500000001

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 16:20
Suggested Identification: 
Cabbage White (Pieris rapae)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192560

Region: 
United States
Kansas
Harper County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.15995962054359, -98.02989291216431

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 17:20
Suggested Identification: 
Gulf Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly