Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1251835

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on lilac on sunny warm day. Four to six observed.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Mackinac County
Location Notes: 
Private, T44N R12W Sec 15 SWSW. Portage Twp. 3 miles west of Curtis.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.203413697753, -85.80077276160944

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 17:00
Suggested Identification: 
Erynnis juvenalis (Juvenal's dusky wing)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251781

Observation Notes: 
Two observed. Nectaring on sarsasparilla (Arallia nudicaulis). Warm (70s) afternoon mostly sunny.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Mackinac County
Location Notes: 
Private, T46N R15W Sec 16 SESE. Rich mesic northern forest, beech, maple, ash, basswood, selectively cut. Newberry Moraine.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.203513016275586, -85.80520094693722

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 15:15
Suggested Identification: 
Pieris virginiensis (West Virginia white)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251771

Observation Notes: 
No idea what this is
Region: 
Livingston County
Michigan
United States
Location Notes: 
Brighton MI
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.57033688227527, -83.78961264604256

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 10:06
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1251704

Observation Notes: 
Looked darker than pearl and hindwing markings look more elaborate
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Clinton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.8278559, -84.3767122

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 09:22
Suggested Identification: 
crescent species
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251697

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Montcalm County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.14623917364748, -85.25256914146003

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 13:17
Suggested Identification: 
American Copper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251687

Observation Notes: 
Partly cloudy and 88F.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Montcalm County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.14629782915389, -85.25277701265868

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 13:14
Suggested Identification: 
Tawny-edged skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251685

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on Prairie Phlox. Sunny and 88F.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Montcalm County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.141225162041316, -85.23681250460204

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 11:27
Suggested Identification: 
Long Dash
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251370

Observation Notes: 
88F, sunny, and breezy.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Allegan County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.57223104622197, -86.027640084375

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 14:45
Suggested Identification: 
Possibly another Southern Cloudywing. Whitish face and white eye ring, plus strong wing markings.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251369

Observation Notes: 
88F, sunny, and breezy.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Allegan County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.57888823490834, -86.02126416863928

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 14:04
Suggested Identification: 
Northern Cloudywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1251367

Observation Notes: 
88F, sunny, and breezy.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Allegan County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.571595507608706, -86.02770445739135

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 16:20
Suggested Identification: 
Indian skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly