Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Louisiana

Sighting Record 1225522

Observation Notes: 
90s F.; sunny; light breeze. Habitat: road right-of-way with lots of wildflowers and butterflies beside springwater creek (Trout Creek) in mixed pine-hardwoods. Is the hairstreak ovipositing?
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
La Salle Parish
Location Notes: 
immediately north of Trout Creek bridge on Snyder Road
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.66082980681671, -92.21799775958061

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 13:12
Suggested Identification: 
Gray Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225518

Observation Notes: 
Two individuals of this species at this spot. Conditions: 80s F., sunny, light breeze. Habitat: weedy roadside with wildflowers through thicket and primarily pine woods/medium age pine plantation, near cutover. Also, there were lots of Little Yellows present along road; Partridge Pea (Chamaecrista sp.) abundant along roadsides.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
La Salle Parish
Location Notes: 
north of LA-8 near White Sulphur Springs
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.609829219376955, -92.29549924719976

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 09:10
Suggested Identification: 
Barred Yellow
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225225

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Location Notes: 
Allen Acres
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.9430604, -93.0488464

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 09:10
Suggested Identification: 
The Hebrew
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225222

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Location Notes: 
Allen Acres
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.9430604, -93.0488464

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 22:21
Suggested Identification: 
Black-bordered Lemon
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225221

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Location Notes: 
Allen Acres
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.9430604, -93.0488464

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 09:17
Suggested Identification: 
Coastal Plain Meganola Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225218

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Location Notes: 
Allen Acres
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.9430604, -93.0488464

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 07:55
Suggested Identification: 
Spiny Oakworm Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225216

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Vernon Parish
Location Notes: 
Allen Acres
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.9430604, -93.0488464

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 21:41
Suggested Identification: 
Crowned Slug
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1224950

Observation Notes: 
upper 70s-~80 F.; variable sky. Habitat: grassy roadside by both open pine forest and denser younger pine woods (National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie NF). 2 more individuals of this species present at this spot, 1 or 2 more within 0.1 miles along the road. 22 tallied altogether along FS Rd 556 between LA-472 and US-167 that morning.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 556 about 0.5 miles west of LA-472 in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie NF
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.737625019581692, -92.52441465854645

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 08:40
Suggested Identification: 
Barred Yellow
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224946

Observation Notes: 
warm, sunny. Habitat: roadside in predominantly pine forest. At least 3 more seen along FS Rd 556 between US-167 and Winn Parish line during this outing
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Grant Parish
Location Notes: 
FS Rd 556 a short ways west of US-167 in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie NF (sighting marker on map placed at estimated location on correct road)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.742090594811746, -92.57729709148407

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 11:48
Suggested Identification: 
Barred Yellow
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224938

Observation Notes: 
low to mid 90s F.; variable sky. Habitat: dirt road in creek bottom hardwood forest (National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie NF)
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Winn Parish
Location Notes: 
beyond 'no vehicles beyond this point' berm on Par Rd 827, by the north/east bank of Iatt Creek in National Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserve, Kisatchie NF
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.74525466207146, -92.6418524980545

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 14:41
Suggested Identification: 
Red-banded Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly