Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1259725

Observation Notes: 
Very approachable and calm
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Cass County
Location Notes: 
On front porch of home by a lake facing east
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.03690832660851, -86.13174932931706

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 09:02
Suggested Identification: 
Black and Blue Butterfly - Limenitis arthemis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Landed on my front porch

Sighting Record 1259468

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.38592197481216, -84.0545176481018

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 11:05
Suggested Identification: 
Tawny Emperor
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259467

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.38796956919615, -84.05453910577391

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 12:08
Suggested Identification: 
Banded hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259465

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.38266799858328, -84.05460347879027

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 11:22
Suggested Identification: 
great spangled fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259463

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.383525435641594, -84.05453910577391

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 11:51
Suggested Identification: 
Question Mark
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259363

Observation Notes: 
On the first boardwalk in Park Lyndon.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.38601775027792, -84.06296783709281

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 10:23
Suggested Identification: 
Dun Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259361

Observation Notes: 
One individual next to the first boardwalk at Park Lyndon.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.385739710044334, -84.0631650899658

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 10:13
Suggested Identification: 
dion skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259342

Observation Notes: 
Several individuals scattered throughout the Saul Lake Bog Nature Preserve, mostly in the meadows but one on the edge of the bog nectaring on buttonbush. Four individuals are shown.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Kent County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.06570737120453, -85.41200620793457

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 14:23
Suggested Identification: 
Northern broken-dash
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly