Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Oregon

Sighting Record 1225345

Region: 
United States
Oregon
Klamath County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.730811551874694, -121.4212239045986

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 15:30
Suggested Identification: 
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225241

Observation Notes: 
in a wet meadow of wildflowers. Later in the afternoon, temperature in mid 70's. stream flowing through the meadow rimmed by evergreens.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Klamath County
Location Notes: 
Wildflower garden trail in Crater National Park
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.90523944345686, -122.13506976396485

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 17:15
Suggested Identification: 
ClodiusParnassian
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225120

Observation Notes: 
Perched on beargrass in a recovering fire burn area with huckleberry, fireweed, yarrow, Menziesia ferruginea, spiraea, lupine, and other wildflowers. Warm, calm afternoon with temperature in low 70s F.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Hood River County
Location Notes: 
Location is approximate, within 500 meters north or south of marked point along the trail.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.428498441514975, -121.72133096026988

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 16:49
Suggested Identification: 
Lycaena mariposa
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224698

Observation Notes: 
Butterfly was flitting around our yard, lighted on the ground long enough for a photo.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 13:36
Suggested Identification: 
Pale Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224695

Observation Notes: 
Swarm of California Tortoiseshells in our neighborhood in Central Oregon. They were sunning on our patio.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Adjacent to the Deschutes National Forest, mixed ponderosa and lodgepole pine forest with bitterbrush, wax current and hairy manzanita understory.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 10:30
Suggested Identification: 
California Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224693

Observation Notes: 
A number of California Tortoiseshells were visiting flowers of the shrub snowbrush, or deerbrush (Ceonothus velutinus) blooming along the path to Benham Falls, Central Oregon.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.9376171, -121.41225259999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 17:25
Suggested Identification: 
California Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224386

Observation Notes: 
A number of these butterflies were visiting the hairy manzanita blossoms in our Central Oregon yard.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Adjacent to the Deschutes National Forest in a ponderosa/lodgepole pine woodland, with bitterbrush, wax current and manzanita understory.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8607931, -121.4798199

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
West Coast Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224262

Observation Notes: 
Rested on a daisy bloom in our yard in Central Oregon. Beautiful summer day.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Yard in ponderosa pine forest in Central Oregon.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.8611900057, -121.47891998291016

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 13:42
Suggested Identification: 
Western White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224261

Observation Notes: 
Zerene Fritillary on wild yarrow and threadbare fleabane blossoms by Fall River, Deschutes National Forest, south of Sunriver, Oregon. Beautiful mild day in Central Oregon.
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Deschutes County
Location Notes: 
Along Flall River, just east of the Fall River Campground
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.794183845338516, -121.52463018894196

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 14:30
Suggested Identification: 
Zerene Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224097

Observation Notes: 
Sunny and warm, light breeze. Pairs were chasing each other in the meadows...
Region: 
United States
Oregon
Jefferson County
Location Notes: 
Just under 6,000' in the wildflower meadows at the base of Three Fingered Jack
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.4923408, -121.83033929999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 21:00
Suggested Identification: 
Pacific Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly