Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Louisiana

Sighting Record 1201312

Observation Notes: 
One individual flying and landing repeatedly on sandy road through moist woods at a small stream crossing.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Rapides Parish
Location Notes: 
Sandy/gravelly road through moist streamside woodland surrounded by pine-oak woodland, Kisatchie National Forest, Rapides Parish, Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.202289970507927, -92.5985515996498

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 11:04
Suggested Identification: 
Harvester (Feniseca tarquinius)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1201311

Observation Notes: 
Multiple individuals flying in moist pine-oak woodland along a small stream below a bog
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.98986030507879, -93.14046494631043

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 16:33
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy Duskywing (Erynnis brizo)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1201310

Observation Notes: 
At least one individual active in open pine forest between a sandy forest road and a small hillside bog
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.013714456594332, -93.04404792922207

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 19:16
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy Duskywing (Erynnis brizo)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1201308

Observation Notes: 
One individual active on a very cool, breezy afternoon. Possible parish record according to Marks (2018), Butterflies of Louisiana: A Guide to Identification and Location.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Location Notes: 
Edge of open pine woodland at a bog in Drake's Creek Natural Area, Kisatchie National Forest, Vernon Parish, Louisiana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.9903333863602, -93.13499344577394

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 14:22
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy Duskywing (Erynnis brizo)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1201307

Observation Notes: 
2-4 individuals active flying, interacting, and then each returning to small area of very short dry grass on nearly bare sandstone rock, surrounded by open longleaf pine savannah
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Natchitoches Parish
Location Notes: 
Kisatchie National Forest, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, approximately 1 mile east of LA-117 on FR 378. Nearly bare sandstone outcrop with very short, dry vegetation, surrounded by open longleaf pine savannah
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.47108727276213, -93.17268362568666

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 14:04
Suggested Identification: 
Dusted Skipper (Atrytonopsis hianna)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1200976

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Rapides Parish
Location Notes: 
Near Castor Plunge
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.2085176, -92.59403069999996

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 11:42
Suggested Identification: 
Smith's Darkwing (Dysgonia or Gondysia smithii)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1200965

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Natchitoches Parish
Location Notes: 
near intersection of hwy 485 and PR 449 (Allen Marthaville Rd.)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.82896534979105, -93.28914420317994

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 16:03
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
worn

Sighting Record 1200964

Observation Notes: 
pretty beat up
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Natchitoches Parish
Location Notes: 
near intersection of hwy 485 and PR449 (Allen Marthaville Rd.)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.8293482, -93.28843610000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 16:01
Suggested Identification: 
Luna Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1200962

Observation Notes: 
female
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Natchitoches Parish
Location Notes: 
Near intersection of hwy 485 and PR 449 (Allen Marthaville Rd.)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.828732147099768, -93.28860479827154

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 15:57
Suggested Identification: 
Falcate Orangetip
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1200961

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
De Soto Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.0740046, -93.59263350000003

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 14:58
Suggested Identification: 
Pipevine Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly