Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1209577

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.745419, -79.91340709999997

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 13:55
Suggested Identification: 
Red-spotted Purple
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209541

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Matt Campbell
Region: 
Abbeville County
South Carolina
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.1899694, -82.37818290000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 05:49
Suggested Identification: 
Eufala Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209179

Observation Notes: 
When I found 8 tiny caterpillars May 29, 2019, in a line eating the tip of a rose leaf, I turned over the leaf and found 8 empty eggs. I observed them daily until today (6-10-19) when only one caterpillar is left still eating rose leaves.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Georgetown County
Location Notes: 
About 10 miles south of the town of Hemingway, SC, in Northern Georgetown County.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.67189986453813, -79.32259563727075

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:10
Suggested Identification: 
Unicorn caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
I first found the caterpillars on May 29 and have included photos of their development up to June 10, when only one remained.

Sighting Record 1208920

Observation Notes: 
I flushed it when walking, and photographed after it landed again. Mowed lawn area adjacent to unmowed field.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Greenville County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.9130966, -82.28243040000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 13:20
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1208589

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

Geolocation is 32.745419, -79.91340709999997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 11:10
Suggested Identification: 
Locust Underwing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1208585

Observation Notes: 
found on back porch
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.745419, -79.91340709999997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Dolichos Armyworm
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1208457

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Location Notes: 
FS 6319, in the Charleston Co. section of the Francis Marion NF
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.963177035393194, -79.7896361581665

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 14:30
Suggested Identification: 
Red-banded Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1208456

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Location Notes: 
part of the Berkeley Co. section of the Francis Marion NF
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.9660544, -79.80194610000001

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 27, 2019 - 11:11
Suggested Identification: 
Horace's Duskywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1208455

Observation Notes: 
Pearl Crescent
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Location Notes: 
PArt of the Berkeley Co. section of the Francis Marion NF
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.96066958649264, -79.79907077193604

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 27, 2019 - 23:56
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1208434

Observation Notes: 
Tear in wing.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Georgetown County
Location Notes: 
20 miles south of Myrtle Beach, 2 hours north of Charleston
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.4332236, -79.12143130000004

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 09:30
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady Vanessa cardui
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly