Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1202285

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.78283407157307, -79.94002071321677

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 09:23
Suggested Identification: 
Io Moth Automeris io
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1202283

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7849265, -79.94005979999997

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 07:08
Suggested Identification: 
Mournful Sphinx Moth Enyo lugubris
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1202282

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7403005, -80.18007339999997

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 10:33
Suggested Identification: 
Spotted Datana Moth Datana perspicua
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1202280

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7403005, -80.18007339999997

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 11:05
Suggested Identification: 
Southern Cloudywing Thorybes bathyllus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202279

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7403005, -80.18007339999997

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 11:09
Suggested Identification: 
Ornate Bella Moth Utetheisa ornatrix
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1202256

Observation Notes: 
This white moth was laying egg masses on my amaryllis bloom. I parted her wings enough to see the yellow body with black marks to help identify her. I have found yellow bear caterpillars on my amaryllis leaves in past years. How can the bloom last long enough for caterpillars to hatch?
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Georgetown County
Location Notes: 
10 miles south of the town of Hemingway, SC, in northern Georgetown County.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.67187324742572, -79.322809508705

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
Yellow woolly bear moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1202252

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.1195828, -80.11539949999997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 00:23
Suggested Identification: 
Long-tailed Skipper Urbanus proteus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1202251

Observation Notes: 
On Glottidium vesicarium
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.1195828, -80.11539949999997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 19:16
Suggested Identification: 
Zarucco Duskywing Erynnis zarucco
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1202250

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.1160861, -80.12073099999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 07:53
Suggested Identification: 
Ornate Bella Moth Utetheisa ornatrix
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1202249

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.1160861, -80.12073099999998

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 08:13
Suggested Identification: 
Spotted Apatelodes Moth Apatelodes torrefacta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar