Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maine

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

Sighting Record 1144604

Observation Notes: 
Other similar butterflies on cluster of flower bushes along with smaller butterflies of another variety
Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Large cluster of purple bushes along path near road crossing
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.30699247336868, -68.19234520196915

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

Sighting Record 1143666

Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Harbor Ridge, Southwest Harbor,Hancock County, Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.28274733001745, -68.33451434969902

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 22:44
Suggested Identification: 
Pelochrista similiana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1143664

Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Harbor Ridge, Southwest Harbor,Hancock County, Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.283350184573344, -68.33562478423119

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 20:29
Suggested Identification: 
Oligia minuscula
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1143478

Observation Notes: 
Resting immobile on a post along the patio seating area of a marina restaurant, Robinsons Wharf on Southport Island, Maine. Hot, sunny day.
Region: 
Lincoln County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Resting immobile on a post along the outdoor patio seating area of a marina restaurant, Robinsons Wharf on Southport Island, Maine.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.84069438616503, -69.65520657598972

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 18:10
Suggested Identification: 
Velleda Lappet Moth or Large Tolype Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1143358

Region: 
Oxford County
United States
Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.2684274, -70.5827099

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 17:20
Suggested Identification: 
Euchaetes egle
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1142376

Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Harbor Ridge, Southwest Harbor,Hancock County, Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.283346387050294, -68.33563216030598

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 21:12
Suggested Identification: 
Feltia jaculifera
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1142338

Region: 
Hancock County
United States
Maine
Location Notes: 
Harbor Ridge, Southwest Harbor,Hancock County, Maine
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.283340955955424, -68.33563350141048

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 20:11
Suggested Identification: 
Speranza pustularia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth