Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New York

Sighting Record 1231860

Region: 
United States
New York
Suffolk County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.9178346, -72.3478839

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 05:51
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231859

Region: 
United States
New York
Nassau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7123242, -73.6609631

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 12:22
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Black Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231858

Region: 
United States
New York
Nassau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.8625134, -73.55771670000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 12:47
Suggested Identification: 
American Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231843

Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.488433, -76.29728

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 22:00
Suggested Identification: 
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1231790

Region: 
United States
New York
Essex County
Partner Project: 
Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.2107593, -73.95514679999997

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 15:27
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail ? Large swallowtail, flying in late July Junction of the two black lines forms a wide letter U.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231764

Observation Notes: 
Lots of them in the field on goldenrod and ragweed.
Region: 
United States
New York
Cortland County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.58297, -76.21962400000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 12:53
Suggested Identification: 
Red Admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231745

Region: 
United States
New York
Essex County
Location Notes: 
On the Potato Field Loop at John Brown Farm.
Partner Project: 
Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.253333, -73.97241409999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 15:12
Suggested Identification: 
Atlantis Fritillary? It is quite dark. The eye color is hard to make out, but looks blue-greenish to me, which would indicate Atlantis.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231744

Region: 
United States
New York
Essex County
Location Notes: 
On the Potato Field Loop at John Brown Farm.
Partner Project: 
Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.253333, -73.97241409999998

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 15:20
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui) ?? I am not seeing the small white spot in the orange cell by the upper wing margin, which would have suggested American Lady. In addition, the American Lady has two big eyes, and my butterfly has four smaller ones.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231741

Observation Notes: 
One of two flying on this site.
Region: 
United States
New York
Essex County
Location Notes: 
Near the sharp curve on the Adirondack Loj Road.
Partner Project: 
Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.2107593, -73.95514679999997

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 10:08
Suggested Identification: 
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (Aglais milberti)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231740

Observation Notes: 
One of at least two flying on this site.
Region: 
United States
New York
Essex County
Location Notes: 
Near the sharp curve on the Adirondack Loj Road.
Partner Project: 
Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.2107593, -73.95514679999997

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 10:05
Suggested Identification: 
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (Aglais milberti)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly