Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

Sighting Record 1159826

Region: 
Androscoggin County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Right off of route 17
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.4683574, -70.1607457

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 18:15
Suggested Identification: 
Rosy maple moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1159482

Observation Notes: 
flying and nectaring on honeysuckle in bright sun, 85F, dry, no breeze
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
gravel road between A and B
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 12:28
Suggested Identification: 
Canadian tiger swallowtail - Papilio canadensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1159481

Observation Notes: 
nectaring on dandelion in bright sun, 85F, dry, no breeze
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
side of gravel road between A and B
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 12:39
Suggested Identification: 
Harris's checkerspot - Chlosyne harrissi
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1159477

Observation Notes: 
resting on leaflet of fern frond in bright sun, 85F, dry, no breeze
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
side of gravel road between A and B
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 12:29
Suggested Identification: 
white-fringed emerald - Nemoria mimosaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1159474

Observation Notes: 
perched on vegetation with closed wings, 85F, full sun, dry, no breeze
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
side of gravel road between K and A
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 12:14
Suggested Identification: 
Arctic skipper - Carterocephalus palaemon
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1159047

Observation Notes: 
Found resting near lights.
Region: 
York County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.57067223916713, -70.88617508980036

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 12:56
Suggested Identification: 
Synchlora aerata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1159045

Observation Notes: 
Found resting near lights.
Region: 
York County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.57076539656691, -70.88617749877517

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 12:59
Suggested Identification: 
Lytrosis unitaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1159044

Observation Notes: 
Found resting near lights.
Region: 
York County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.571303190019925, -70.88643531943637

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 12:58
Suggested Identification: 
Scopula limboundata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1159043

Observation Notes: 
Found resting near lights.
Region: 
York County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.570819423417646, -70.88598965455043

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 12:59
Suggested Identification: 
Hypercompe scribonia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1158438

Observation Notes: 
sunny, 67F, flying and landing on dirt road - 10+ individuals seen in same area
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
on road between J and K
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 13:34
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern pine elfin - Callophrys eryphon
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly