Butterflies and Moths of North America

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New York

Sighting Record 1272483

Observation Notes: 
Monarch feeding on aptly named butterfly bush on a cool sunny day.
Region: 
United States
New York
Putnam County
Location Notes: 
Our house is located in a dense eastern hardwood forest on freshwater lake
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.4047132, -73.8505671

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 30, 2020 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1272444

Region: 
United States
New York
Richmond County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.6207674, -74.1909222

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 07:00
Suggested Identification: 
Euchlaena amoenaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1272199

Observation Notes: 
Sitting on a flowering mint plant
Region: 
United States
New York
Westchester County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.2505066, -73.9624573

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 19:00
Suggested Identification: 
Summer Azure
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1272160

Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Location Notes: 
Campbell Meadows Wetlands
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.476667898620946, -76.4034733758416

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 14:08
Suggested Identification: 
Viceroy
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1272114

Observation Notes: 
observed for 20 minutes first feeding at Buddleia in garden, then resting spread-winged on raspberry plants
Region: 
United States
New York
Tompkins County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.403590410394074, -76.43322359777832

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Urbanus proteus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly