Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Oregon

Sighting Record 1231378

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3682459, -121.14058139999997

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 11:42
Suggested Identification: 
Western White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231375

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3682459, -121.14058139999997

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 11:38
Suggested Identification: 
grass skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231372

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3682459, -121.14058139999997

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
wood-nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231368

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Wheeler County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.6615223, -120.27307259999998

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 15:44
Suggested Identification: 
Gray Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231284

Observation Notes: 
One was flitting around on gravel road. Several noted on this road yesterday. Mild, sunny day.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Edge of Deschutes National Forest, ponderosa and lodgepole pine woodland, two miles west of Sunriver, Oregon.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.862389, -121.48006299999997

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 11:15
Suggested Identification: 
California Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231094

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Josephine County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.148638469524, -123.6536166640625

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 11:49
Suggested Identification: 
red admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
80f / sunny

Sighting Record 1231016

Observation Notes: 
This butterfly and several others like it were landing on flowers at the edge of a picnic area, near a creek. (There were similar butterflies out among the desert plants away from the creek, but they didn't stand still long enough to get pictures.) Weather was hot (at least 90F), dry, and sunny.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Wheeler County
Location Notes: 
At the picnic area for the Painted Hills unit of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.654250929511115, -120.2512595692188

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
maybe Pieris rapae?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1230915

Observation Notes: 
Observed abundant Skippers feeding on white aster flowers growing along the bank of Fall River. Flower ID'd as Oregon aster, Aster eatonii, which blooms mid-summer to early fall. Beautiful warm day, high clouds, breezy.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Fall River is a clear mountain stream in a ponderosa pine woodland in the Deschutes National Forest.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.77311, -121.62063999999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 2, 2019 - 16:10
Suggested Identification: 
Juba Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1230912

Observation Notes: 
Observed one Fritillary with tattered wings feeding on white aster flowers growing along the bank of Fall River. Flower ID'd as Oregon aster, Aster eatonii, which blooms mid-summer to early fall. Beautiful warm day, high clouds, breezy.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Fall River is a clear mountain stream in a ponderosa pine woodland in the Deschutes National Forest.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.77311, -121.62063999999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 2, 2019 - 15:45
Suggested Identification: 
Zerene Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1230573

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on pearly everlasting in a conifer forest clearing. Warm, calm, sunny afternoon with temperature in upper 70s F.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Hood River County
Location Notes: 
Location is exact.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.3678683, -121.48847560000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 16:09
Suggested Identification: 
Speyeria hydaspe
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly