Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Ohio

Sighting Record 1237823

Observation Notes: 
Seen crossing a parking lot in the vicinity of a maple tree
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Franklin County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.89700824707804, -83.09532087273271

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 20:56
Suggested Identification: 
Luna Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1237608

Region: 
United States
Ohio
Licking County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.15058399999999, -82.399991

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 15:50
Suggested Identification: 
Funereal duskywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1237607

Observation Notes: 
Not observed in this county before. About 6-8 of them were nectaring on buddelia at a local garden shop.
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Licking County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.1014308, -82.4256327

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 14:35
Suggested Identification: 
Broad wing skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1237540

Observation Notes: 
Resting on Lilac Bush. Very warm day.
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Stark County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.80243663305339, -81.56980458946305

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 03:31
Suggested Identification: 
Question Mark
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Resting on Lilac Bush

Sighting Record 1237519

Observation Notes: 
Insect behavior- didn’t move much, seen holding its rear end up?? Multiples of this species seen in the area, near each other Weather conditions- sunny, 65 degrees F
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Stark County
Location Notes: 
Waynesburg, OH, USA
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.70235926157394, -81.26974121232513

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 14:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1237487

Observation Notes: 
Spotted crawling on the bricks in our backyard, near dead oak leaves on the ground. Picture shows it on a cut sweetgum branch (we didn't want to handle it with bare hands).
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Licking County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.070329554418116, -82.51523449511075

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Luna Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1237452

Observation Notes: 
Sunny but cool, only 52 F. Foraging on some flowering sage.
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Summit County
Location Notes: 
In the Herb Garden.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.13993017474819, -81.57578229904175

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 14:45
Suggested Identification: 
Hylephila phyleus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1237425

Region: 
United States
Ohio
Hamilton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.0837430735443, -84.428282042511

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 23:19
Suggested Identification: 
Little Yellow Sulphur
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1237424

Observation Notes: 
75-100 of the along the river bank.
Region: 
United States
Ohio
Hamilton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.12299647317265, -84.39212586499025

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 23:59
Suggested Identification: 
Dainty Sulphur
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly