Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Montana

Sighting Record 1228177

Region: 
United States
Montana
Park County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.03689401272931, -110.68322711511291

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 14:07
Suggested Identification: 
Common Checkered Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228172

Observation Notes: 
Observed nectaring on Knapweed alongside the road. Sight surrounded by fields with two creeks within easy flying distance.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Gallatin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.76109852143827, -110.87616388393013

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 16:45
Suggested Identification: 
Garita Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1228050

Observation Notes: 
Attracted to night lights - first seen at 4 AM
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home - 12 miles west of Red Lodge, Montana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304160539523565, -109.36642718413088

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 23:16
Suggested Identification: 
Crambini
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1228041

Observation Notes: 
Came to night lights - first seen at 4 AM
Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Private home - 12 miles west of Red Lodge
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.304190723726194, -109.36636281111453

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 22:06
Suggested Identification: 
Eulithis propulsata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1227477

Observation Notes: 
nectaring on clover
Region: 
United States
Montana
Missoula County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.15414197725095, -113.42347404019642

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 18:18
Suggested Identification: 
European skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227380

Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Rock Creek Road at the foot of the Beartooth Hwy near Lander, WY
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.08089769177769, -109.38492424041385

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 22:30
Suggested Identification: 
Edwards Fritillary, Speyeria edwardsii
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227379

Region: 
United States
Montana
Location Notes: 
Beartooth Hwy high mountain meadow in MT.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.01771869951569, -109.40011223018706

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 13:21
Suggested Identification: 
Zerene Fritillary, Speyeria zerene
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227377

Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Rock Creek Road at the foot of the Beartooth Hwy near Lander, WY
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.081200719520226, -109.38511735946292

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 21:43
Suggested Identification: 
Phoebus Parnassian, Parnassius phoebus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227373

Region: 
United States
Montana
Carbon County
Location Notes: 
Rock Creek Road at the foot of the Beartooth Hwy near Lander, WY The Indra was puddling in a seep at an intersection with a smaller dirt road not far up Rock Creek Road.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.080984013061865, -109.38490732489333

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 22:30
Suggested Identification: 
Indra Swallowtail, Papilio indra
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly