Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Louisiana

Sighting Record 1182692

Region: 
Bossier Parish
United States
Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.447626759808855, -93.67206323002472

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 10:10
Suggested Identification: 
Long-tailed Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1182690

Region: 
Caddo Parish
United States
Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.448499877298005, -93.70414668570555

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 09:30
Suggested Identification: 
Horace's Duskywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1182688

Region: 
Caddo Parish
United States
Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.44831880138826, -93.70414668570555

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 09:20
Suggested Identification: 
Long-tailed Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1182128

Observation Notes: 
Spends a lot of time on a lantana and found a hummingbird feeder and spent a long time sitting/drinking
Region: 
Assumption Parish
United States
Louisiana
Location Notes: 
Assumption Parish, Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.836750763974916, -90.95087482937572

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 09:00
Suggested Identification: 
Long tailed skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1181869

Observation Notes: 
Not sure if it's a butterfly, but had 3 other friends flying with it, in the same area.
Region: 
Livingston Parish
United States
Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.394251041211074, -90.85381694558953

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 18:30
Suggested Identification: 
Could be a moth???
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1181386

Observation Notes: 
Caught this one sipping on the hummingbird feeder at our living room window.
Region: 
Grant Parish
United States
Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.5104892, -92.55768620000003

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 20, 2018 - 14:19
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1181298

Observation Notes: 
The caterpillar was found stationary on the side of an oak tree. I gently coaxed it onto a twig and put it into a jar with some leaves from the tree. It is now happily chomping away at the leaves.
Region: 
Ascension Parish
United States
Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.2929588, -90.97017649999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 20, 2018 - 18:00
Suggested Identification: 
Megalopyge opercularis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar