Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Montana

Sighting Record 1225568

Observation Notes: 
Perched on the wall this morning
Region: 
United States
Montana
Gallatin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.758014, -111.03401940000003

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 07:27
Suggested Identification: 
Hyles lineata
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225566

Observation Notes: 
Perched on the deck this morning
Region: 
United States
Montana
Gallatin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.758088469207365, -111.03403278687841

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 06:50
Suggested Identification: 
Tiger Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225530

Observation Notes: 
Near a prairie creek with emergent wetlands. Multiple butterflies.
Region: 
United States
Montana
Dawson County
Location Notes: 
West-southwest of Lindsay, MT
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.17437144757381, -105.28604758330613

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 16:13
Suggested Identification: 
Aphrodite Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225487

Observation Notes: 
Drinking at a seep
Region: 
United States
Montana
Gallatin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.7647304, -110.99905490000003

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 12:33
Suggested Identification: 
Hesperia colorado
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225486

Observation Notes: 
Drinking at a seep on Saddle Mountain Road
Region: 
United States
Montana
Gallatin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.7647304, -110.99905490000003

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 12:25
Suggested Identification: 
Polites sonora
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225163

Observation Notes: 
Partly cloudy after a big rain storm the night before. Found it in the afternoon on the north side of my house
Region: 
United States
Montana
Dawson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 47.1197838, -104.70566309999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 17:36
Suggested Identification: 
Spurge Hawk Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
August 12th 2019

Sighting Record 1225071

Observation Notes: 
This moth came into an outside house 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 *: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 22:52
Suggested Identification: 
Xestia smithii
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1224916

Region: 
United States
Montana
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 46.5551890775998, -112.31052625577775

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 11:20
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224797

Observation Notes: 
Sunning itself on th Saddle Mountain Jeep Trail
Region: 
United States
Montana
Gallatin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.7647304, -110.99905490000003

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 12:15
Suggested Identification: 
Melissa Blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224722

Observation Notes: 
Came to 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 45.304115263189495, -109.36642718413088

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 12:09
Suggested Identification: 
Archips purpurana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth