Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Oklahoma

Sighting Record 1178689

Observation Notes: 
Warm, cloudy near Fort Cobb,Ok group of them, small about 2 inches across wing span
Region: 
Caddo County
United States
Oklahoma
Location Notes: 
2 miles north of Fort Cobb Ok
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.14730998783852, -98.45965420836438

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 17:33
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1177910

Observation Notes: 
nectaring mimosa at dusk
Region: 
Payne County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.129082, -96.87821259999998

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 20:24
Suggested Identification: 
Tersa sphinx moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1177386

Observation Notes: 
The day was sunny and warm. The moth was attached to an outdoor blind in the shade for most of the day until sometime after sunset.
Region: 
Kay County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.713944029140904, -97.09143693121337

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 11:52
Suggested Identification: 
Pandorus Sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1177312

Observation Notes: 
The butterfly was rather small; no bigger than 1.5 to 2" wingspan.
Region: 
Canadian County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.51605827831214, -97.67601001835936

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 13:57
Suggested Identification: 
I have searched high and low on the web to identify this butterfly but have not found one that looks exactly like it. It looks similar to a monarch or painted lady.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
The butterfly was seen feeding near wild Frog's Fruit ground cover and wild butter daisies.

Sighting Record 1174753

Observation Notes: 
Under Genovese basil leaf. 2 hours after light rain. Temp upper 70's. Nearby plants include Berggarten sage and chives.
Region: 
Garfield County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.379811198035654, -97.87445423111888

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 11:06
Suggested Identification: 
White Virginian Tiger Moth caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1174751

Observation Notes: 
In bed of oregano and thyme. Temp high 80's.
Region: 
Garfield County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.379823275212345, -97.87446711893301

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
gray hair streak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174749

Observation Notes: 
On marigolds after a heavy rain. Temp low 80's.
Region: 
Garfield County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.37987645886798, -97.87445863819698

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 13:35
Suggested Identification: 
pearl crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174747

Observation Notes: 
In bed of oregano and thyme, 2 hours after light rain. Temperature in the high 70's.
Region: 
Garfield County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.37985528396775, -97.87413577139017

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 10:58
Suggested Identification: 
painted lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174549

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on mimosa tree blossums. Big storm came through last night.
Region: 
Payne County
United States
Oklahoma
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.129082, -96.87821259999998

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hemaris thysbe
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth