Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1280009

Observation Notes: 
Flying among the cattails at the Red Cedar River Plant Preserve, near where mulberry wings and least skippers were observed.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.69088442668513, -84.26539059008543

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 3, 2020 - 11:47
Suggested Identification: 
I submitted this earlier (sighting 1265963) and it is still pending. I have cleaned up the photo a little bit. Even though the picture is poor I saw the skipper clearly, and I am 99% certain it is a broad-winged skipper.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279918

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Clinton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.941125596448046, -84.40513989441223

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 29, 2020 - 16:26
Suggested Identification: 
Hobomok Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279186

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Newaygo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.43003362319666, -85.7403475886078

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 14:27
Suggested Identification: 
Atlantis fritillary -- eyes appear to be blue-grey, wing margins and veins are dark. Nielsen reports it from Newaygo County, with flights in Michigan through September 10. If not, then aphrodite?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279083

Observation Notes: 
71F with bright sunshine.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Lenawee County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.0355473653558, -84.10540112747802

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 14:41
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279042

Observation Notes: 
62F and brilliant sunshine. Patrolling along the trail and in the adjacent trees and bushes, stopping to nectar at the few flowers still blooming.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Jackson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.41772469601316, -84.21557643624267

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 14:19
Suggested Identification: 
Cabbage White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1279040

Observation Notes: 
60F and brilliant sunshine. Flying slowly along the trail, stopping to bask.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4436329305409, -84.18175220489502

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 13:14
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278952

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.7570908101013, -84.38183247950133

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 12:52
Suggested Identification: 
common sootywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278951

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.42814241863908, -84.20182743283233

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 17:04
Suggested Identification: 
giant swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278949

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Washtenaw County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.151589810972844, -84.05041652209015

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 17:05
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent -- male with black antenna club tips
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1278855

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.70526561706931, -84.34060318219548

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 7, 2020 - 16:28
Suggested Identification: 
common sootywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly