Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New York

Sighting Record 1236604

Region: 
United States
New York
Suffolk County
Location Notes: 
WNR entrance ring.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.793722449769255, -72.88047843916388

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1236602

Observation Notes: 
Flying and resting on the boardwalk at an ocean beach on a very windy day.
Region: 
United States
New York
Nassau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.5843468, -73.67483040000002

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 16:50
Suggested Identification: 
Summer Azure
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1236515

Observation Notes: 
Seen one earlier that day along the shore in Montauk NY. This one was on the road in the sun, just lying there. I thought it was dead and went to pick it up. It flew a few feet and landed again on the road where it opened its wings and stayed there.
Region: 
United States
New York
Suffolk County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.0398462, -71.97158809999996

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 13:11
Suggested Identification: 
Painted lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1236369

Observation Notes: 
Near oak trees (on playground set)
Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.45007733500511, -76.63194879094306

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 11:52
Suggested Identification: 
Funerary Dagger Moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1236337

Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.4525038640457, -76.45615631349182

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 14:26
Suggested Identification: 
Silver-spotted Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1236155

Observation Notes: 
It was enjoying the sun and the breeze of a warm day.
Region: 
United States
New York
New York County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.805815131481154, -73.96847091724601

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 16:58
Suggested Identification: 
?Fritillary?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1236075

Observation Notes: 
I noticed this beauty landing on my zinnias. It appeared to be missing the long bit at the end of it's right wing but that didn't seem to effect it's flight.
Region: 
United States
New York
Suffolk County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.891578, -72.9718944

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 12:10
Suggested Identification: 
Long-tailed skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1235835

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on asclepias curassavica.
Region: 
United States
New York
Nassau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.6479607, -73.66040429999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 18:44
Suggested Identification: 
Danaus plexippus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1235804

Observation Notes: 
On the side of a building.
Region: 
United States
New York
Monroe County
Location Notes: 
Monroe Community College
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.100472, -77.60995600000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Bicolored sallow
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Unseasonably warm.