Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Nebraska

Sighting Record 1139014

Observation Notes: 
In a patch of restored prairie
Region: 
Lancaster County
United States
Nebraska
Location Notes: 
North-facing slope with restored prairie
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.77905318963582, -96.6358494758606

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 09:09
Suggested Identification: 
Common wood nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1138978

Region: 
Clay County
United States
Nebraska
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.42078357027078, -98.26244294643402

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 17:52
Suggested Identification: 
Snowberry Clearwing - Hemaris diffinis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1138754

Observation Notes: 
It was flitting about the blooms of plants sipping nectar.
Region: 
Douglas County
United States
Nebraska
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.26441062799356, -96.23939752578735

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
hummingbird clearwing moth (hemaris thysbe)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1136348

Observation Notes: 
On anise hyssop(Agastache) plant
Region: 
Douglas County
United States
Nebraska
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.3531062253345, -96.20692133903503

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 19:03
Suggested Identification: 
Ailanthus webworm moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1136347

Observation Notes: 
Flying/hovering and feeding on Phlox
Region: 
Douglas County
United States
Nebraska
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.35251660937479, -96.20684623718262

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 20:21
Suggested Identification: 
Hemaris thysbe
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1135913

Observation Notes: 
This specimen was feeding on the lantana that was blooming on my deck. He returned off and on all afternoon.
Region: 
Douglas County
United States
Nebraska
Location Notes: 
suburban yard; deck
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.2132772, -96.14632970000002

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail - Male
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Sunny; mid-80's; Breezy

Sighting Record 1135911

Observation Notes: 
This specimen has been feeding off and on all day on the lantana that is blooming on my deck.
Region: 
Douglas County
United States
Nebraska
Location Notes: 
suburban yard; deck
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.2132772, -96.14632970000002

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Sunny; mid-80's; Breezy

Sighting Record 1135777

Observation Notes: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Region: 
Sarpy County
United States
Nebraska
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.17964591824344, -96.01660251617432

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 15:55
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
In our Monarch waystation

Sighting Record 1134872

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on flowers - lantana & salvia - on my deck flower pots; spent about 15 minutes feeding
Region: 
Douglas County
United States
Nebraska
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.2132772, -96.14632970000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Tiger Swallowtail - Eastern or Canadian - male
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
mid-80's temp; sunny

Sighting Record 1134582

Region: 
Hall County
Nebraska
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7901212, -98.45933980000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 15:01
Suggested Identification: 
Black Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly