Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

Sighting Record 1150156

Observation Notes: 
It was fluttering around and visiting the various wildflowers growing between the rocks right on the shore there at Acadia National Park's Schoodic Point.
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Was very near the parking area (between the ocean and the parking area)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.33248076134991, -68.06078553199768

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 14:45
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1148649

Observation Notes: 
Bright sunny day. Butterfly was in the middle of the road in the Rangely Lakes area of Maine.
Region: 
Franklin County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
If I remember correctly, it was on Boy Scout Road in the Rangely Lakes area.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.9415062, -70.69720610000002

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 09:30
Suggested Identification: 
A Comma....but I am unable to determine which one it is. Can you please help?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1147757

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on goldenrod
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Somewhere near the point, forgot where exactly
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.30712706792652, -68.19111728655116

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 24, 2015 - 13:44
Suggested Identification: 
American Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1147756

Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.320511755847136, -68.25415858625547

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:32
Suggested Identification: 
Dun Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1147736

Observation Notes: 
Atlantic seashore line, Peaks Island, Maine. Wind 4-5 mph, sunny, 83 deg. Same butterfly feeding on clover and wild aster
Region: 
Cumberland County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.65216007929451, -70.1846248805441

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 12:57
Suggested Identification: 
Colias eurytheme
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1144607

Observation Notes: 
Seen with larger butterflies in cluster of purple flower bushes. Only about 3/4" - these tended to be on the dirt ground, rather than on flowers for the most part. Only saw 2 this size.
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Near purple flower bushes along path near road crossing
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.30700061673027, -68.19235190749168

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 11:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly