Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Oregon

Sighting Record 1175695

Observation Notes: 
just a couple of these in a mud drinking jamboree along a roadside of about 50 butterflies, mostly blues and coppers,, but a few duskywings and Lorquins Admirals too.
Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Oregon
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.08285645184825, -122.7326429423585

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 15:11
Suggested Identification: 
hairstreak, I am thinking a grey but the orange bars on the mid dorsal hindwing seem a little different than I am used to with greys.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175552

Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Oregon
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.082921887572894, -122.73305666952513

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 14:32
Suggested Identification: 
possibly a checkerspot
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175551

Observation Notes: 
smaller than what I think of as a fritillary, but thats all that comes to mind at the moment.
Region: 
Jackson County
United States
Oregon
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.08107777540365, -122.7390554673392

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 11:17
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175378

Observation Notes: 
Perched on a flower in a meadow. Female with damage to hindwings and abdomen, showing eggs inside. Butterfly appeared healthy though with normal flight. Warm, calm, sunny afternoon with temperature in upper 70's F.
Region: 
Hood River County
United States
Oregon
Location Notes: 
Location is exact. In an open meadow on the east side of the High Prairie Trail #493.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.34647611341401, -121.52777532394714

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 16:34
Suggested Identification: 
Euphydryas editha
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174812

Observation Notes: 
In campground with a lake at 4,902’. 81 degrees. Calm. Once landing site spotted, viewed with bins for general ID. Then moved slowly for photos. Remained on evergreen sunning for 3-5 minutes.
Region: 
Umatilla County
United States
Oregon
Location Notes: 
21 miles NW of Elgin, OR
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.77872344107333, -118.09994484805043

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 14:45
Suggested Identification: 
Satyr Comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174266

Region: 
Klamath County
United States
Oregon
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.53822565222328, -121.92427874316672

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12:40
Suggested Identification: 
Yellow Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174260

Observation Notes: 
Resting in the sun. Was a fairly large specimen.
Region: 
Klamath County
United States
Oregon
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.53835211885519, -121.92430769760546

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 10:37
Suggested Identification: 
Limenitis lorquini
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174120

Observation Notes: 
Hilltopping at summit of Lookout Mountain. Warm, calm, sunny afternoon with temperature in high 70's F. A rocky summit with a few conifer trees and aster flowers.
Region: 
Hood River County
United States
Oregon
Location Notes: 
Location is exact.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.34255527123369, -121.5242371541018

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 17:28
Suggested Identification: 
Speyeria hydaspe
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174068

Region: 
Clackamas County
Oregon
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.34335114920811, -121.74597273745155

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 23:02
Suggested Identification: 
Hydaspe Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly