Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New Mexico

Sighting Record 1250197

Observation Notes: 
Went with H. pehaska because found in desert foothills, no oak. Not sure if it is possible to tell apart from H. viridis.
Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Bernalillo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.216929254572044, -106.47871338465272

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 14:30
Suggested Identification: 
Hesperia pahaska
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1250195

Observation Notes: 
Found resting in foothill wash.
Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Bernalillo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.21338636837408, -106.47513558534884

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Apyrrothrix araxes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1250193

Observation Notes: 
Seen on Apache Plume (Fallugia paradoxa) near where La Luz trail meets the Tramway Trail.
Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Bernalillo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.21341742295614, -106.47541363906471

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Apodemia mormo
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1250191

Observation Notes: 
Seen on Apache Plume (Fallugia paradoxa) near where La Luz trail meets the Tramway Trail.
Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Bernalillo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.21342707652983, -106.47536460583206

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Strymon melinus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1250190

Observation Notes: 
Seen on Apache Plume (Fallugia paradoxa) near where La Luz trail meets the Tramway Trail.
Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Bernalillo County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.213618123709736, -106.47567388332608

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Strymon melinus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1250176

Observation Notes: 
Clear and warm and very windy. Female. Nectaring on thistle with hesperia uncas.
Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Socorro County
Location Notes: 
6082 ft. Rte 60 & Olquin Road junction (approx mile marker 123.3 or about 11 air miles west of Socorro), Socorro Co, NM
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.08296844119662, -107.08444046303201

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, May 22, 2020 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
VIERECK'S SKIPPER (Atrytonopsis vierecki)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1249921

Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Los Alamos County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.877799163671625, -106.28871089554484

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
California Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis californica)?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1249920

Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Los Alamos County
Location Notes: 
Confluence of Pueblo/Acid/Walnut Canyons
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.88913638346439, -106.30333061363133

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Skipper of some kind
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1249919

Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Los Alamos County
Location Notes: 
Confluence of Pueblo/Acid/Walnut Canyons
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.8889906387032, -106.30247208315912

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Sulphur of some kind
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1249918

Region: 
United States
New Mexico
Los Alamos County
Location Notes: 
Confluence of Pueblo/Acid/Walnut Canyons
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.88836364969717, -106.30078277274517

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Fritillary of some sort?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly