Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

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

Sighting Record 1138014

Observation Notes: 
partially cloudy, warm (70F), seen on ground
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
private horse pasture
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3876119, -68.20391230000001

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 12:07
Suggested Identification: 
American lady - Vanessa virginiensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1137727

Observation Notes: 
sunny, cool around 65F, seen on pebbly ground
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
path along northern end of tarn
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 12:14
Suggested Identification: 
American copper - Lycaena phlaeas
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1137481

Observation Notes: 
seemed to stay on the sunflowers and nothing else..
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
44.7745458
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.7745458, -68.62955499999998

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 13:48
Suggested Identification: 
white admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
the butterfly was on a sunflower called "giant sungold"..it is a very tall type of sunflower..

Sighting Record 1136415

Observation Notes: 
sunny, very hot and humid, no breeze, nectaring
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
edge of gravel road between J and K
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 13:58
Suggested Identification: 
silvery blue - Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1136414

Observation Notes: 
sunny, warm, nectaring
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
open brushy area near north end of tarn
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3385559, -68.2733346

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 15:52
Suggested Identification: 
tawny-edged skipper - Polites themistocles
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1136412

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, nectaring in same area as other skippers
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
edge of gravel road between B and C
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 11:49
Suggested Identification: 
skipper - I don't have any idea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1136411

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, nectaring with other skippers which looked like same species
Region: 
Penobscot County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
off gravel road between B and C
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.8632801, -68.74036509999996

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 11:45
Suggested Identification: 
skipper - I don't have any idea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1136410

Observation Notes: 
sunny, hot, nectaring in flowering tree
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
garden outside of town
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3876119, -68.20391230000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 12:41
Suggested Identification: 
silver-spotted skipper - Epargyreus clarus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly