Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Michigan

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

Sighting Record 1259319

Observation Notes: 
I wrote this article for The Bob-Lo Tatler, the annual newsletter for everything Bois Blanc Island, Michigan.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Mackinac County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.799326437015594, -84.56909193657339

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 13:33
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
These were collected over the month of August in 2019

Sighting Record 1259314

Observation Notes: 
Many butterflies are squished on a dusty road here on Bois Blanc Island, Michigan, when, I think, they are "puddling".
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Mackinac County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.76363460372375, -84.51722649629669

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 11:28
Suggested Identification: 
is this a mourning cloak?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259167

Observation Notes: 
Seen along the River Trail at Sarett Nature Center.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Berrien County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.1608901458993, -86.37599990975646

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 12:06
Suggested Identification: 
Black dash
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1259160

Observation Notes: 
Several individuals seen flying in the fen and among the sedges along the River Trail at Sarett Nature Center. Four are shown.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Berrien County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.158681969230045, -86.37904689919738

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 09:49
Suggested Identification: 
dion skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly