Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1179105

Observation Notes: 
flying around blooming lantana
Region: 
Charleston County
South Carolina
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7527366, -79.91573340000002

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 16:05
Suggested Identification: 
Corn Earworm
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1179072

Region: 
Georgetown County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.52325769348535, -79.08843040466309

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
Silver Spotted Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1179071

Region: 
Georgetown County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.50948249822488, -79.07769083976746

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
Black Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1178714

Observation Notes: 
Observed Queen Butterfly on Tropical Butterfly Weed in my front yard. Clear, sunny, and dry conditions, temperature around 85. It was also resting on Hardy Hibiscus plant leaves that are close to the Butterfly Weed.
Region: 
Charleston County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
Location is close to marshes surrounding Charleston Harbor.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.749784169769924, -79.94175910681315

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 10:45
Suggested Identification: 
Queen
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1178600

Region: 
Chesterfield County
South Carolina
United States
Location Notes: 
Ox Pen area of refuge
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.5822101, -80.23352549999998

Collection Location: 
2 collected by B. Scholtens & Dennis Forsythe from Ox pen Area Carolina Sandhill NWR, Chesterfield Co., SC with permission of the US FWS, photo of specimens deposited in the Collection of the Biology Department, College of Charleston, Charleston, Sc
Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 11:50
Suggested Identification: 
Helicta Satyr
Is the insect in a collection?: 
Yes
Specimen Type: 
Specimen
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
not sure of time sometimes at mid day

Sighting Record 1178544

Observation Notes: 
one of 4 observed
Region: 
Oconee County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
FS 744 C Road
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.7243535, -83.15786589999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 10:40
Suggested Identification: 
Reversed Roadsside-Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1178541

Observation Notes: 
hanging on outside of back porch screen
Region: 
Charleston County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.745419, -79.91340709999997

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 18:15
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1178463

Region: 
Lancaster County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.6087124517166, -80.45140087433708

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 18:36
Suggested Identification: 
Long tailed skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1178250

Region: 
Spartanburg County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.9679008, -81.9064927

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 17:00
Suggested Identification: 
Luna Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
Carolina Wrens were attacking