Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Carolina

Sighting Record 1142055

Observation Notes: 
Mid-sized brown moth with stand up collar. It stayed still nectaring on allium flower while I took photos
Region: 
Georgetown County
United States
South Carolina
Location Notes: 
10 miles south of town of Hemingway, SC
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.67166944661259, -79.32297649053737

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 19:10
Suggested Identification: 
Uncertain
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1141972

Region: 
Pickens County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.669429136525274, -82.82695770263672

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Clouded Sulpher
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141964

Region: 
Pickens County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.669429136525274, -82.82695770263672

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
Gulf Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141963

Region: 
Pickens County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.669429136525274, -82.82695770263672

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Pipevine Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1141962

Region: 
Pickens County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.669429136525274, -82.82695770263672

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Fiery Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141961

Region: 
Pickens County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.669429136525274, -82.82695770263672

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 16:00
Suggested Identification: 
Red-banded Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141825

Observation Notes: 
Blurry photo of dorsal wing surface shows blue/purple trimmed in black and perhaps an eyespot
Region: 
Pickens County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 34.669429136525274, -82.82695770263672

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
??
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1141815

Observation Notes: 
Sunny, hot day (mid 80s). Observed this caterpillar crawling across a driveway.
Region: 
York County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.0867003, -81.08673540000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 17:44
Suggested Identification: 
American dagger moth (Acronicta americana)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1141767

Region: 
Lexington County
United States
South Carolina
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.93897899111865, -81.03341388676199

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 10:42
Suggested Identification: 
Fragile White Carpet Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth