Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

Sighting Record 1141723

Observation Notes: 
Butterflies grouped around damp spots on gravel road.
Region: 
Franklin County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.266441, -70.5661791

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 16:15
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141686

Observation Notes: 
Butterfly seen feeding on zinnias in my garden. Accompanied by a butterfly with the same markings only half the size.
Region: 
Somerset County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.66661819999999, -69.71097739999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141588

Observation Notes: 
Warm, sunny day. Both moths were dead in the bottom of a kayak, at the edge of a pond.
Region: 
Oxford County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.28926851581989, -70.648877978374

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Parapoynx maculatis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1141587

Observation Notes: 
Cool, cloudy day. Moth was sitting on the side of a deck. One of its hind wings appears to be malformed.
Region: 
Oxford County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.28899050079825, -70.64860975739066

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Notodonta scitipennis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1141509

Region: 
Knox County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0270956, -69.19419529999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 22:30
Suggested Identification: 
Oblong Sedge Borer
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1141505

Region: 
Knox County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0270956, -69.19419529999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 22:00
Suggested Identification: 
Dingy Cutworm
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1141097

Observation Notes: 
White and grey moth with black protrusion on thorax. Sitting on my mailbox in South Portland, Maine
Region: 
Cumberland County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.630569859917635, -70.24190425872803

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 18:01
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1140265

Observation Notes: 
sunny, warm, slight breeze, on path
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
carriage road by Bubble Pond
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 11:15
Suggested Identification: 
white admiral - Limenitis arthemis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1140261

Observation Notes: 
sunny, warm, nectaring
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
jogging path behind the ball field at MDIHS
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3876119, -68.20391230000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 11:31
Suggested Identification: 
silvery blue - Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1140260

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, no breeze, nectaring on flowering tree
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
friend's garden
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3876119, -68.20391230000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 11:49
Suggested Identification: 
red admiral - Vanessa atalanta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly