Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Louisiana

Sighting Record 1221182

Observation Notes: 
habitat: grassy roadside in open pine forest
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 556 between LA-472 and Rd 521 in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie National Forest (sighting marker on map shows approx. location on correct road)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.738627378158284, -92.53202676773071

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 08:27
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy Orange
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1221176

Observation Notes: 
habitat: roadside with wildflowers in mixed pine-hardwoods
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 558, 1.7 miles west of US-167 in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie National Forest (location marker on map shows approx. location on correct road)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.721720653786242, -92.60021924972534

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 11:38
Suggested Identification: 
Little Glassywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1221168

Observation Notes: 
nectaring on ironweed. habitat: open pine forest about 4 months after controlled burn. There are small gullies with switch cane within ~0.2 miles (maybe less) of sighting
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 558, 0.5 miles west of US-167 (sighting marker on map shows approx. location on correct road)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.727851390994456, -92.58293509483337

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 11:09
Suggested Identification: 
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1221162

Observation Notes: 
habitat: weedy roadside in pine forest
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 556 between LA-472 and Rd 521 in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie National Forest
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.73767166007236, -92.52477407455444

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 07:56
Suggested Identification: 
Gemmed Satyr
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1221159

Observation Notes: 
Habitat: grassy roadside in open pine forest.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 556 between LA-472 and Rd 521 in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie National Forest (sighting marker placed at approx. location on correct road)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.738529359494656, -92.52895832061768

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 08:21
Suggested Identification: 
Common Wood-Nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1220362

Observation Notes: 
warm, sunny. Habitat: at Big Creek - hardwood creek bottom forest in Sicily Island Hills.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Catahoula Parish
Location Notes: 
Big Creek in Sicily Island Hills WMA (JC "Sonny" Gilbert WMA) beyond end of walk-in road that approaches from the south
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.835264267446767, -91.7531669139862

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 12:09
Suggested Identification: 
White-M Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1219722

Observation Notes: 
Observed many 'dark morph' females ~10 and many males as well as normal females. Many other swallowtails present.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Union Parish
Location Notes: 
About 1/4 mile down highline. Liatris spp.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.63318534845069, -92.19589369504803

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 14:25
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail female 'dark morph'
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1219672

Observation Notes: 
Fine day in Baton Rouge. Spotted on the grass in our yard.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
East Baton Rouge Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.41450949541496, -91.03405094982293

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 00:10
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1219632

Observation Notes: 
~90 F.; sunny. Habitat: grassy roadside in medium-age pine plantation
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
La Salle Parish
Location Notes: 
Norvin Road, estimated 0.15 miles south of junction with Girlinghouse Road
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.67353436934608, -92.06241488456726

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 15:55
Suggested Identification: 
Snowy Urola (Urola nivalis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth