Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

Sighting Record 1138495

Region: 
Knox County
Maine
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0270956, -69.19419529999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 22:00
Suggested Identification: 
Elegant Grass Veneer
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138493

Region: 
Knox County
Maine
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0270956, -69.19419529999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 22:00
Suggested Identification: 
Purple Backed Cabbage Worm
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138058

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, flying in vegetation on edge of wooded area
Region: 
Waldo County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
somewhere off dirt road in central Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.5106837, -69.20778960000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 15, 2016 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
common wood-nymph - Cercyonis pegala
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138057

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, trying to free itself from crab spider on goldenrod
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
northern end of tarn
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 14:02
Suggested Identification: 
striped hairstreak - Satyrium kingi
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138055

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, nectaring on various flowers
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Park Loop road between Precipice and Fee kiosks
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:48
Suggested Identification: 
Northern crescent - Phyciodes selenis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138054

Observation Notes: 
sunny, but cool (65F), one in photograph resting on log, 2 others flying through trees in sun
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
trails around Wild Gardens
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 13:42
Suggested Identification: 
mourning cloak - Nymphalis antiopa
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138047

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, nectaring
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
small trail to stream area near Witch Hole pond
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 11:35
Suggested Identification: 
great spangled fritillary - Speyeria cybele
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138036

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, nectaring
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
abandoned field by WalMart parking lot
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.5434095, -68.41946410000003

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 11, 2016 - 02:26
Suggested Identification: 
clouded sulphur - Colias philodice
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138024

Observation Notes: 
sunny, warm, flying through vegetation and nectaring
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
garden
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3876119, -68.20391230000001

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 12:23
Suggested Identification: 
cabbage white - Pieris rapae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138018

Observation Notes: 
sunny, warm (70F), seen on path
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Jesup trail path by the marsh
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 10:12
Suggested Identification: 
Azure species - Celastrina ladon
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly