Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Montana

Sighting Record 1211737

Observation Notes: 
Noticed white spot on flower to right, wondering if this might be an egg from this blue
Region: 
United States
Montana
Powell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.552465620297355, -112.3152381832819

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 12:40
Suggested Identification: 
Rocky Mountain Dotted-blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1210340

Observation Notes: 
Was found near a patch of Petunias in a parking lot
Region: 
United States
Montana
Fallon County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.36831998274385, -104.28418006602539

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 08:35
Suggested Identification: 
Cecropia Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1210305

Observation Notes: 
This moth came in to a black light.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 00:40
Suggested Identification: 
Acossus centerensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1210304

Observation Notes: 
Moth was captured in a light trap set the evening of June 14 and left out overnight. Photos show two views of the same moth.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 05:30
Suggested Identification: 
Protitame virginalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Moth was captured in a light trap set the evening of June 14 and left out overnight.

Sighting Record 1210303

Observation Notes: 
Several of these moths came in to a black light that was hung out for several hours.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 23:45
Suggested Identification: 
Furcula cinerea or Furcula cinereoides
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1210300

Observation Notes: 
Moth was captured in a light trap set the evening of June 14 and left out overnight.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 05:30
Suggested Identification: 
Apamea unanimis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Moth was captured in a light trap set the evening of June 14 and left out overnight.

Sighting Record 1210293

Observation Notes: 
Moth was captured in a light trap set the evening of June 14 and left out overnight. Both pictures are the same moth, after it was released. Others similar to this have been observed coming to the house lights this week.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 05:30
Suggested Identification: 
Scopula luteolata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Moth was captured in a light trap set the evening of June 14 and left out overnight.

Sighting Record 1210254

Observation Notes: 
Pollinator garden, resting, about 75 degrees F
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.8605765, -113.98212799999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Boisduval blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209947

Observation Notes: 
Moth came in to outside house lights.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Location Notes: 
North side of Missoula near Grant Creek.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.930169, -114.0317718

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 00:30
Suggested Identification: 
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1209835

Region: 
United States
Montana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.68894646067734, -112.05589947261547

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 16:30
Suggested Identification: 
Two-Tailed Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly