Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Oklahoma

Sighting Record 1190874

Observation Notes: 
Rested for about 5 minutes and took off again (to join the Monarchs?)
Region: 
Tulsa County
United States
Oklahoma
Location Notes: 
South Tulsa, OK, Tulsa Co. Near 81st and Mingo
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.05003578906318, -95.87133407592773

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Question Mark
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Fellow landed on my Cleveland Pear tree during the Monarch migration

Sighting Record 1190375

Observation Notes: 
It was flying from plant to plant, occasionally stopping outside in a damp grassland outside of my highschool
Region: 
Grady County
United States
Oklahoma
Location Notes: 
1 mike south east of highway 62
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.04906521567934, -97.95972097820805

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 11:26
Suggested Identification: 
Julius Wallis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1190173

Observation Notes: 
Muggy, ~83 degrees Fahrenheit.
Region: 
Cleveland County
Oklahoma
United States
Location Notes: 
Sutton Wilderness Trail Park, 1920 12th Ave NE Norman, OK 73071
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.260634, -97.42296829999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 16:41
Suggested Identification: 
Colias eurytheme
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1190170

Observation Notes: 
Muggy, ~83 degrees Fahrenheit
Region: 
Cleveland County
United States
Oklahoma
Location Notes: 
Sutton Wilderness Trail Park (1920 12th Ave NE Norman, OK 73071)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.2225668, -97.4394777

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 16:28
Suggested Identification: 
Polygonia interrogationis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1190169

Observation Notes: 
The moth was placid, resting on an old boarded up window. The air was moist, but not raining and the temperature was ~59 degrees Fahrenheit.
Region: 
Cleveland County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.2225668, -97.4394777

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 13:55
Suggested Identification: 
Catocala vidua
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1190115

Region: 
Payne County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1156071, -97.0583681

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 05:40
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
Found it crawling in my laundry room early in the morning.

Sighting Record 1189534

Observation Notes: 
Light orange forelegs, fuzzy, didn’t seem to have a problem with humans(may have just been really scared), vibrated wings a lot, cold, slightly windy outside, clear day, about 60 degrees
Region: 
Cleveland County
United States
Oklahoma
Location Notes: 
On a football field
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.3397058, -97.47408770000004

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 21:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Between 9 and 10 pm

Sighting Record 1189356

Observation Notes: 
Sighted on wet grass
Region: 
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.5870429, -97.63465959999996

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 15:15
Suggested Identification: 
Red spotted purple
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1188845

Observation Notes: 
The day after moderate rain (currently 72F, partly cloudy, light breezes), this critter was crawling across the lid of a trash can that I keep kindling in next to the firewood stack. This is a rural location.
Region: 
Tulsa County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.12877470986744, -96.28608913324774

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 14:50
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1188709

Observation Notes: 
Seasonally warm and humid. This butterfly was active around sunflowers at the Salt Plains Wildlife Refuge in Alfalfa County, OK.
Region: 
Alfalfa County
Oklahoma
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.7536506, -98.35304300000001

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
Bordered Patch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly