Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

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

Sighting Record 1156760

Observation Notes: 
The moth was tucked in next to a board on the side of the barn this morning.
Region: 
Knox County
Maine
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0270956, -69.19419529999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 08:33
Suggested Identification: 
Semioscopis packardella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1155969

Observation Notes: 
Mating pair in pitch pine grove in middle of Saco Heath Preserve.
Region: 
York County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Sited in pitch pine grove at end of heath boardwalk, about 1 mile in from parking area.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.541370285852004, -70.4815274477005

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 14:14
Suggested Identification: 
American Copper, or Bog Copper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Sunny day. Temps about 60 F. No wind.