Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1127808

Region: 
Beaufort County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.2377923, -80.713054

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1127807

Region: 
Beaufort County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.2377923, -80.713054

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Black Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1127746

Observation Notes: 
The occasional variation in color of caterpillar. Host plant Ruta graveolens depicted.
Region: 
Berkeley County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.0354876, -80.07240050000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
Papilio polyxenes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1127592

Region: 
Horry County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.8630799, -78.62881000000004

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 18:30
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1127577

Region: 
Berkeley County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.0354876, -80.07240050000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Strymon melinus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1127157

Observation Notes: 
Hot and humid with highs in the upper 90's. Rain showers off and on. Nectared on Joe Pye Weed. Didn't open its wings long enough to get a dorsal view.
Region: 
Berkeley County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.0354876, -80.07240050000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Problema byssus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1127049

Observation Notes: 
Hot and humid with highs in the upper 90's. Off and on rain showers going back and forth from cloudy to sunny. Three duskywings (all same species) enjoying lantana, verbena bonariensis (pictured), and marigolds. All very active.
Region: 
Berkeley County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.0354876, -80.07240050000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
Erynnis horatius
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1126861

Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.12504256985057, -81.15287089347021

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 18:33
Suggested Identification: 
Rhopobota finitimana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1126825

Region: 
Dorchester County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.06585283960019, -80.27332305908203

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 12:20
Suggested Identification: 
Hickory Horned Devil
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar