Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1203130

Observation Notes: 
Never seen this type of butterfly and would like to know what it is. It was a warm, sunny day. Never saw this butterfly again.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
St. Clair County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.91411788402937, -82.90751550514818

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 13:16
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202976

Observation Notes: 
It would land on different parts of the one chair and lay flat. It was still for a couple of moments as it stretched out on it.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Wayne County
Location Notes: 
Near Belleville Lake in the City of Belleville, Mi.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.1894357, -83.48569129999998

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 17:30
Suggested Identification: 
Red Admiral Butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
There were two Red Admiral Butterflies fluttering above. Either one or both took turns landing on a chair in the back yard.

Sighting Record 1202965

Observation Notes: 
First individual was drinking sap from a large sugar maple, along with a mourning cloak. Second individual was nectaring on Scilla nearby.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Benzie County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.54927359230071, -86.20835806927948

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 13:34
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa atalanta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202960

Observation Notes: 
Drinking sap from a large sugar maple, along with a red admiral
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Benzie County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.54926613956842, -86.20839247645637

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 13:36
Suggested Identification: 
Nymphalis antiopa
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202858

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Benzie County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.5725127279234, -86.1976860088833

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 14:10
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa atalanta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202594

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Baraga County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.74380850986946, -88.50011587724612

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 13:08
Suggested Identification: 
Compton Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202517

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.31860338409743, -84.08063370450674

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 17:06
Suggested Identification: 
Pieris oleracea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202284

Observation Notes: 
59 degrees, very windy
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Clinton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.92519107078418, -84.4217236181259

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 15:07
Suggested Identification: 
Nymphalis antiopa
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202281

Observation Notes: 
59 degrees, very windy
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Clinton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.92101865417789, -84.41056562862394

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 15:49
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa atalanta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1201627

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.43130411765269, -84.19753630453033

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 14:42
Suggested Identification: 
Limenitis archippus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly