Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Pennsylvania

Sighting Record 1227498

Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Bucks County
Location Notes: 
Found on plum tree
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.37029849303528, -75.33486459872813

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 13:17
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
Found on plum tree

Sighting Record 1227480

Observation Notes: 
Found 7 of these, each on separate snapdragon plants, eating. A few were smaller than others, but all were pretty close in size. It was 80 plus degrees, but in the shade. The only other plant in the immediate area is common milkweed. Then, maybe 10 feet away, is a small butterfly weed, then black-eyed susans and hydrangea.
Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Berks County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.52550857758412, -75.77748603187712

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 19:08
Suggested Identification: 
common buckeye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1227332

Observation Notes: 
Very sunny and warm attracted to purple plants it would seem.
Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Bucks County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.188442238977046, -74.82641039454438

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 16:22
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227265

Observation Notes: 
On milkweed
Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.63433, -75.27660889999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 09:24
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1227264

Observation Notes: 
On American hornbeam
Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.63433, -75.27660889999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 09:21
Suggested Identification: 
Banded tussock moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1227263

Observation Notes: 
In a freshly hayed field
Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.63433, -75.27660889999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 09:16
Suggested Identification: 
Common wood nymph
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227261

Observation Notes: 
Observed fluttering around a freshly hayed field and occasionally landing in the hay.
Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Wayne County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.63433, -75.27660889999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 09:04
Suggested Identification: 
Black Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227253

Region: 
United States
Pennsylvania
Lancaster County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.1046421, -76.36248490000003

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern tailed blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly