Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1155539

Observation Notes: 
Specimen was spotted in leaf litter in a hard wood forest.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.171068565999356, -81.0999052195395

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 14:39
Suggested Identification: 
Carolina Satyr, Hermeuptychia sosybius
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155538

Observation Notes: 
Specimen was found in open grassy and clover area in a hardwood forest. Weather was sunny and in the mid 70's.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.17070360146034, -81.09922078796086

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 16:10
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent, Phyciodes tharos
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155356

Observation Notes: 
Specimen was found in a grassy open area in the midst of a hardwood forest. Weather was sunny and in the 70's.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.17057954263432, -81.09925144092949

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
Horace's Duskywing, Erynnis horatius
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155355

Observation Notes: 
Specimen is believed to be a female. It was found in a patch of white clover feeding on the flowers. The weather was in the 70's and sunny.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.170745158750016, -81.09930125600982

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 14:39
Suggested Identification: 
Junvenal"s Duskywing, Erynnis juvenalis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155309

Region: 
Horry County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.676183201306806, -78.98891508579254

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2013 - 10:50
Suggested Identification: 
Pink-striped Oakworm Moth (Anisota virginiensis)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1155267

Observation Notes: 
Saw two different specimens. Photos are of one of the two specimens.
Region: 
Aiken County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
Location is shown as Silver Bluff Audubon Center and Sanctuary.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.32605883882442, -81.8519277921634

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 12:50
Suggested Identification: 
Yucca Giant-Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155086

Observation Notes: 
Specimen was found in a garden in open area in the middle of a hard wood forest. Weather was sunny and mid 70's.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.17076723919623, -81.09925561978184

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
American Snout, Libytheana carinenta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155084

Observation Notes: 
Specimen was found in garden on newly watered soil. Weather was sunny and in the mid 70's.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.17082542149931, -81.0993450559319

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 14:39
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tailed-Blue, Cupido comyntas
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1155081

Observation Notes: 
Specimen was found on a Serviceberry plant. Specimen was definitely consuming the leaves when caught. Only one caterpillar located on the plant or any nearby plants. Weather was sunny and in the mid 70's.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.17076506397109, -81.09924678553887

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 11:32
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tent Caterpillar, Malacosoma americana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1154997

Observation Notes: 
Specimen appears to be a Black female variation. Specimen is missing part of one hind wing. Weather was in the 70's and clear. Specimen was visiting a small flower garden in the midst of a hardwood forest.
Region: 
Richland County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.17057570542527, -81.09917479655223

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 09:40
Suggested Identification: 
Papilio glaucus, Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly