Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Louisiana

Sighting Record 1205134

Observation Notes: 
Second photo was taken with a flash.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Rapides Parish
Location Notes: 
Castor Plunge Road at Loving Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.20414226888507, -92.57825458831383

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 12:44
Suggested Identification: 
Archips rileyana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1205064

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
De Soto Parish
Location Notes: 
32.293694, -93.722111 Wallace Lake Biological Station
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.29537585494944, -93.72422450104978

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 15:59
Suggested Identification: 
American Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204987

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
St. Martin Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.110195, -91.88781890000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 16:13
Suggested Identification: 
Common Buckeye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204812

Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Lincoln Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.63815542697803, -92.43215537770618

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 10:30
Suggested Identification: 
Luna Moth?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1204808

Observation Notes: 
One worn individual foraging on goldenrod flowers in brackish marsh
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Cameron Parish
Location Notes: 
Wetland Walkway Trail at Sabine National Wildlife Refuge, surrounded by brackish and salt marsh habitat.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.866683806877475, -93.45662130864042

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 14:18
Suggested Identification: 
Aaron's Skipper butterfly (Poanes aaroni)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204807

Observation Notes: 
This was one of 2-4 individuals feeding on Brazilian Vervain flowers along the edge of a trail and a canal.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Cameron Parish
Location Notes: 
Wetland Walkway Trail at Sabine National Wildlife Refuge, surrounded by brackish and salt marsh habitat.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.866426626398507, -93.45634590234681

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 13:03
Suggested Identification: 
Aaron's Skipper butterfly (Poanes aaroni)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204795

Observation Notes: 
Kisatchie Bayou Campground parking. habitat: mixed pine-hardwoods adjacent to a large stream (Bayou Kisatchie). Conditions: cloudy, mild, not much wind.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Natchitoches Parish
Location Notes: 
Kisatchie Bayou Campground in Kisatchie National Forest
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.444682771532182, -93.09203660996286

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 13:40
Suggested Identification: 
Southern Pearly-eye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204794

Observation Notes: 
habitat: edge of park-like area and hardwoods along upland stream, cane (Arundinaria) thicket immediately adjacent. Jena's Vision Trail unpaved side loop on west side of Hemp's Creek. Conditions: upper ~60's F.; clear; light wind. Two individuals of the butterfly present.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
La Salle Parish
Location Notes: 
Jena's Vision Trail unpaved side loop on west side of Hemp's Creek, Jena, La Salle Parish
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.686614037560222, -92.12633074722612

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11:20
Suggested Identification: 
Southern Pearly-eye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204793

Observation Notes: 
habitat: hilly upland hardwoods/mixed pine-hardwoods in the Sicily Island Hills (JC "Sonny" Gilbert WMA). Conditions: 70's F.; clear; light breeze.
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Catahoula Parish
Location Notes: 
the main road through the southern part of JC "Sonny" Gilbert WMA in the Sicily Island Hills, Catahoula Parish. The sighting marker shows the estimated location on the correct road.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.817332635091926, -91.75281123181196

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 13:54
Suggested Identification: 
Harvester
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1204792

Observation Notes: 
habitat: park-like area (private property) adjacent to mixed pine-hardwoods
Region: 
United States
Louisiana
Evangeline Parish
Location Notes: 
private property W/SW of Floyd Clark Road, W/SW of village of Turkey Creek
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 30.86555455766499, -92.4661785364151

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 14:36
Suggested Identification: 
American Snout
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly