Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1199023

Observation Notes: 
Wings on ground along pathway. Bird predation?
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Allegan County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.6059184918212, -86.03825988287406

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 14:36
Suggested Identification: 
red-spotted purple
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1199021

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Allegan County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.607249858195715, -86.03760357138577

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 16:45
Suggested Identification: 
giant swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1197659

Observation Notes: 
Temperature: 75 F, Dew Point: 66 F, Humidity: 73%, Wind: NW 8mph, Pressure: 28.6in, Coverage: Partly Cloudy
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Roscommon County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.5085442599877, -84.58713697829592

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 18:34
Suggested Identification: 
Red-Spotted Purple
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1197109

Observation Notes: 
Clinging onto my back deck. 30 degrees out. was not moving. Thought it was dead, Until I brought it in and he started to warm up.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.142663899999995, -83.2484455

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1195428

Observation Notes: 
A pair found in the wooded area, perching on the ground and on the sides of trees. I've uploaded two photos of same individual, dorsal and ventral.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Oakland County
Location Notes: 
Preserved urban nature area. Mix of deciduous forest and wetlands.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4927918, -83.37807120000002

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 15:27
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1194554

Observation Notes: 
With J. Kline & J. Lutusky drove from N. Territorial Rd to Joslin Rd
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.38044879815628, -84.05458748406983

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 11:55
Suggested Identification: 
Mulberry Wing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
11:55 am - 2:00 pm

Sighting Record 1194553

Observation Notes: 
Seen with J. Kline & J. Lutusky Drove N. Territorial Rd to Joslin Rd
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.3806390034954, -84.05452311105347

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 11:55
Suggested Identification: 
Baltimore Checkerspot
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
11:55 am -2:00 pm

Sighting Record 1194551

Observation Notes: 
with J. Kline & J Lutusky drove from N Territorial; Rd to Josline Rd
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.3896333, -84.05447559999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 11:55
Suggested Identification: 
Great Spangled Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
11:55 am -2:00 pm

Sighting Record 1191951

Region: 
Ingham County
United States
Michigan
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.72108132701533, -84.47681864696011

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 14:57
Suggested Identification: 
Erynnis -- possibly lucilius? Wingspan approx 3.5 cm from scale. I see a lucilius was reported in this same location in 2014.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1191949

Region: 
Ingham County
United States
Michigan
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.692676863961324, -84.28084159075433

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 17:34
Suggested Identification: 
common checkered skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly