Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Michigan

Sighting Record 1235724

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Oakland County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.7500375606934, -83.63239288330078

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 15:15
Suggested Identification: 
Comma butterfly
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235723

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.09896131175137, -83.44562163107395

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
common buckeye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235722

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.09643917580797, -83.4408187866211

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 23:15
Suggested Identification: 
painted lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235718

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Oakland County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.672780950196525, -83.09414863586426

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235717

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Oakland County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.672780950196525, -83.09414863586426

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 14:55
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235714

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Oakland County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.672780950196525, -83.09414863586426

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 14:30
Suggested Identification: 
viceroy
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235307

Observation Notes: 
One of five individuals of this species observed along the Blue Water River Walk in downtown Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan. The walk is a beautifully restored native prairie/shrub habitat on abandoned industrial sites. The site was restored by The Friends of the St. Clair River and the Community Foundation of St. Clair County. The walk is also one of the butterfly monitoring routes supported by the Michigan Butterfly Network.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Location Notes: 
Five Common Checkered Skippers observed along this path.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.968676304736455, -82.42076396942139

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 14:20
Suggested Identification: 
Common Checkered Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235241

Observation Notes: 
73 degrees and cloudy, about 20 minutes before a line of severe thunderstorms rolled through. Two individuals along trail about 1/4 mile apart.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.435868498352846, -84.19161241442748

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
variegated fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1234986

Observation Notes: 
Have seen many of these throughout the summer amongst our butterfly bushes. Flying alongside monarchs and hummingbird moths.
Region: 
United States
Michigan
Isabella County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.59780749999999, -84.76751389999998

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 18:05
Suggested Identification: 
Silver Spotted Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1234914

Region: 
United States
Michigan
Ingham County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.76466627393966, -84.43414822768625

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 11:24
Suggested Identification: 
Columbine Duskywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly