Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

Sighting Record 1173671

Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3003179, -68.27645719999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Northern Broken-Dash
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1172289

Observation Notes: 
Iridescent blue upper wings (no pic). Flitting around, repeatedly landing on gravel for ~10-15 seconds. Sunny breezy 75 F.
Region: 
Knox County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.194691, -69.061511

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 12:03
Suggested Identification: 
Celastrina lucia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1170439

Observation Notes: 
Landed on my screen and stayed all day... at end of day, still there... ? Dying
Region: 
York County
Maine
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.332973360124356, -70.7517829724315

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 10:56
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1170221

Observation Notes: 
found dead.
Region: 
United States
Maine
York County
Location Notes: 
on side of Back road. between a 1/4 mile or so in either direction on Back rd.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.52165905693942, -70.81205201889361

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 00:00
Suggested Identification: 
Antheraea polyphemus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1169925

Observation Notes: 
sunny, 73F, no humidity, seen on gravel road
Region: 
Lincoln County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
at the boat landing in Bristol
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.9248053, -69.49541310000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 11:52
Suggested Identification: 
dun skipper - Euphyes vestris
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1168629

Observation Notes: 
We spotted this butterfly near the top of a small mountain mid-day on a hot, 4th of July. It was flitting on leaves around the trail edge.
Region: 
Washington County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
On a trail heading up a small mountain in the town of Danforth, Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.655859166146016, -67.8203334586334

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 11:03
Suggested Identification: 
White Admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Hot sunny, day. We saw this one flitting from flowers and leaves halfway up a small mountain

Sighting Record 1167099

Observation Notes: 
Hanging around the light above an entrance to our house.
Region: 
United States
Maine
York County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.3845306, -70.54399000000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 21:56
Suggested Identification: 
Polyphemus moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1165539

Observation Notes: 
Warm and sunny. Butterfly foraging on meadow flowersi
Region: 
Cumberland County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.904520830686955, -69.99378737103035

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Silver Checkerspot
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly