Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Oregon

Sighting Record 1226279

Observation Notes: 
Third individual Pine White seen in last two days in our yard. This one was only observed visiting blooms of rabbitbrush (Ericameria bloomeri, a native, aster family composite), and had patterned hind wings. Beautiful warm day, cool nights.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
Pine White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226038

Observation Notes: 
Basking on Amelanchier alnifolia leaf
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Gilliam County
Location Notes: 
Roadside of I-84 ca. 2 miles east of LePage Park
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.73971190111334, -120.63306843520508

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 09:12
Suggested Identification: 
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226029

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Klamath County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.46684677680992, -122.14482413631345

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 15:06
Suggested Identification: 
golden hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226027

Observation Notes: 
Alighting on wet mud on seasonal pond
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Morrow County
Location Notes: 
On seasonal pond in Refuge, west of Umatilla, OR
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.898733915047565, -119.58366040216066

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 09:53
Suggested Identification: 
Colias occidentalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226026

Observation Notes: 
In full sun in very hot (100+degrees) open sand, nectaring on Heliotropium curassavicum var. obovatum
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Location Notes: 
At The Narrows, John Day River, 10 miles from confluence with Columbia River
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.66245541294838, -120.50778102029113

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 13:18
Suggested Identification: 
Pontia beckerii
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1226012

Observation Notes: 
Two individuals, both with tattered wings, visited daisy, common yarrow, and rabbitbrush blooms in our yard,. Beautiful warm clear day,
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 16:10
Suggested Identification: 
Pine White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225724

Observation Notes: 
Small brown butterfly (about 1 inch long) flitting around in our yard, visiting various plants, including blooms of common yarrow. Warm sunny day.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Ponderosa and lodgepole pine woodland.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 16:01
Suggested Identification: 
small wood nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225701

Observation Notes: 
Very skittish.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Location Notes: 
In a large meadow above the ocean.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.02817412874184, -124.0110809656536

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Anise Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225654

Observation Notes: 
Visited daisy flowers in our yard. Warm day, cool nights.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Edge of Deschutes National Forest, ponderosa and lodgepole pine woodland.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 13:15
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225354

Observation Notes: 
Clear day and a mild breeze. Seen darting from place to place in a coastal meadow. Bull nettle located throughout the meadow. Was accompanied by checkered skippers, anise swallowtails and painted ladies.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Location Notes: 
Located on a grassy slope on a cliffside next to the ocean.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.028147237744456, -124.01085199853907

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
West Coast Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly