Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1276569

Observation Notes: 
Cool, Sunny afternoon in Colleton County, SC I am not positive of the plant it was feeding on, but I will research plant this weekend
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Colleton County
Location Notes: 
Donnelley WMA, Green Pond, SC off of Turkey Hill Road
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.69106012472873, -80.57366637096456

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 17:42
Suggested Identification: 
Scarlet-bodied Wasp Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1276488

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on a fence line engulfed with wildflowers
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Williamsburg County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.73582273675891, -79.48764444023328

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 09:30
Suggested Identification: 
Long-tailed Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1276477

Observation Notes: 
Mauldin SC
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Greenville County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.77873, -82.310119

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 18:15
Suggested Identification: 
Canadian tiger swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1276458

Observation Notes: 
Caterpillar appears to be pupating. Since I have photos I'm putting it back where I found it.
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Greenville County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.1095090596767, -82.38239520574949

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 13:11
Suggested Identification: 
Possible skipper caterpillar?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar
Date Notes: 
Found caterpillar in leaf litter.

Sighting Record 1276440

Observation Notes: 
With Donna
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.7044453, -79.9469005

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 11:45
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy Orange
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1276408

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Charleston County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.8492877, -79.96882699999999

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 10:15
Suggested Identification: 
Brazilian Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1276353

Observation Notes: 
Feeding in roadside clump of wildflowers
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Williamsburg County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.73627346419955, -79.48982160673623

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 15:30
Suggested Identification: 
Fiery Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1276350

Observation Notes: 
Feeding on roadside ditch in mass of wildflowers
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Williamsburg County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.736321143106, -79.48977740091324

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 15:30
Suggested Identification: 
Gray Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1276288

Observation Notes: 
foraging in a ditch beside gravel road
Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Williamsburg County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.70708867102091, -79.50734527242771

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 11:59
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1276287

Region: 
United States
South Carolina
Williamsburg County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.70871998523588, -79.50114302930642

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
Viceroy
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly