Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1149035

Region: 
Lexington County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
Taken in front of Dan's Fan City
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.07403054468996, -81.15969470144137

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 09:56
Suggested Identification: 
Mythimna unipuncta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1148699

Region: 
Horry County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.8797981, -78.5963188

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 09:45
Suggested Identification: 
Zebra longwing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1148379

Observation Notes: 
Found on cement floor under deck. Temp mid 70's, clear skies
Region: 
Beaufort County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.31873006380428, -80.47555081216524

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 15:15
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial Moth Caterpillar—Eacles imperialis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1148326

Observation Notes: 
Seen on Groundsel bush
Region: 
Charleston County
South Carolina
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.61228468311895, -80.01842879423828

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 18:00
Suggested Identification: 
Atteva aurea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1147902

Observation Notes: 
This furry moth was sitting on some wood planks at the back of my house. It was still for so long I wasn’t sure if it was alive but eventually that day it disappeared.
Region: 
Lancaster County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.836936511274736, -80.82099758669887

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 18:14
Suggested Identification: 
Tolype Velleda
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1147495

Region: 
Orangeburg County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.38323548871851, -80.45799851417542

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Zebra Heliconian
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1147365

Observation Notes: 
Insect was seen in downtown Charleston in a vegetable garden; the weather was warm, drizzly, overcast and breezy.
Region: 
Charleston County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
MUSC Urban farm on Bee St., Charleston, SC
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7856262, -79.95237459999998

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 12:35
Suggested Identification: 
leucistic Gulf Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1147105

Region: 
Lexington County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.679205442603724, -81.23679667711258

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 13:24
Suggested Identification: 
Syngamia florella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1146966

Observation Notes: 
Was very sluggish; quite warm day -- about 80. On a sage plant (mealycup sage (annual) Salvia farinacea). Location: about 15 miles from Hilton Head, SC, inland.
Region: 
Beaufort County
United States
South Carolina
Partner Project: 
Adirondack All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.27336260417818, -80.92941284179688

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
A skipper?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Sunny, warm day (80s)

Sighting Record 1146961

Observation Notes: 
Temps in the mid 70's with winds 5 to 10 mph.
Region: 
Aiken County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
Observed along the Tanager Trail at the Silver Bluff Audubon Center. The Audubon Center is located on Silver Bluff Road about 3 miles southwest of Jackson, SC.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.32786661068527, -81.84674978308107

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 09:30
Suggested Identification: 
Schinia trifascia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth