Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1213769

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Aiken County
Partner Project: 
Maryland Biodiversity Project
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.5723506, -81.94977360000001

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 22:11
Suggested Identification: 
Genista Broom Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1213617

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Georgetown County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.522269, -79.0882919

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Polydamas Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1213615

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Horry County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.065543, -79.18470300000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 15:00
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1213313

Observation Notes: 
Observed in 'pollinator' flower garden on hot sunny day
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
York County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.9355877, -81.02828899999997

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Silver spotted skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1213310

Observation Notes: 
Collected the caterpillar from a 'broadleaf' milkweed in a garden and took it home to raise it in a secure habitat. Went to chrysalis on Jun17th, and emerged on the 27th June. Released into the same garden. This garden has many pollinator flowers and milkweed.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
York County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.9355877, -81.02828899999997

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch - male.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1213307

Observation Notes: 
Observed in a large garden. Sunny and very hot weather (90's). Sitting on a swamp milkweed.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
York County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.9359679, -81.02793359999998

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
?? no idea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1212949

Observation Notes: 
On sapling leaf in mature forest.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Greenville County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.90786793023813, -82.27639841216433

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 10:35
Suggested Identification: 
Harvester - Hodges#4249 (Feniseca tarquinius)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1212666

Observation Notes: 
This was at our house in greer, sc. We are in a neighborhood. The weather was sunny outside and about 80 degrees. It looked like it had just come out of it's cocoon because there was a cocoon right near it.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Greenville County
Location Notes: 
It was on our front porch.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.9557353, -82.22686959999999

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 19:00
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1212385

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Lexington County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.0731642, -81.16045109999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 13:59
Suggested Identification: 
Bilobed Looper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1212286

Observation Notes: 
Found in garage. Was not active and slightly twitching.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Greenville County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.739936, -82.29755269999998

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 20:45
Suggested Identification: 
Orange Tipped Oakworm Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth