Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1226810

Observation Notes: 
The weather was party cloudy, hot and humid, about 75 degrees F. The butterfly was flying near the Chippewa River, in the Homestead parking lot.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Midland County
Location Notes: 
3.5 miles SW of Midland, MI. The Chippewa Nature Center is comprised of about 1200 acres.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.6000527, -84.2911148

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 12:09
Suggested Identification: 
Hackberry Emperor
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226805

Observation Notes: 
The butterfly was flying from cup plant to cup plant. The weather was partly cloudy, humid and about 75 degrees F.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Midland County
Location Notes: 
3.5 miles SW of Midland, MI. The Chippewa Nature Center is comprised of about 1200 acres.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.6000527, -84.2911148

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 09:56
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226804

Observation Notes: 
The weather was very humid, partly cloudy and about 75 degrees F.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Midland County
Location Notes: 
3.5 miles SW of Midland, MI. The Chippewa Nature Center is comprised of about 1200 acres.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.6000527, -84.2911148

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 10:01
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226273

Observation Notes: 
The weather was warm and sunny, in the 80s degrees F. The butterfly was flitting about and landing on bee balm.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Midland County
Location Notes: 
3.5 miles SW of Midland, MI. The Chippewa Nature Center is comprised of about 1200 acres.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.6000527, -84.2911148

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 9, 2002 - 12:02
Suggested Identification: 
Northern Broken-Dash
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226179

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Livingston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.5724448, -84.13517409999997

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 13:43
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa virginiensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225828

Observation Notes: 
Crawled around on hand, proboscis extended and tapping on hand for around 15 minutes before flying off.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Lenawee County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.01194593436306, -83.95835812325254

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 17:55
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225728

Observation Notes: 
The caterpillar was observed on common milkweed in a large restored meadow that contained a large amount of milkweed plants, adjacent to Six Island Pond, on the River Trail of the Chippewa Nature Center.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Midland County
Location Notes: 
3.5 miles SW of Midland, MI. The Chippewa Nature Center comprises about 1200 acres.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.6000527, -84.2911148

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 14:16
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225726

Observation Notes: 
The weather was sunny and warm, with the temperature in the 80s degrees F. The butterfly was flitting around swamp milkweed on the dike between two Oxbow Lakes on the River Trail at the Chippewa Nature Center.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Midland County
Location Notes: 
3.5 miles SW of Midland, MI. The Chippewa Nature Center comprises about 1200 acres.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.6000527, -84.2911148

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 14:46
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly