Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Dakota

Sighting Record 1175453

Region: 
Minnehaha County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
Outdoor Campus
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.505564490074455, -96.76062021723635

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 17:44
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern tiger swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175428

Region: 
Brookings County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
Dakota Nature Park
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.270879651176244, -96.7736171848835

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 13:16
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent (female)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175218

Observation Notes: 
Photographed on Culver's Root
Region: 
Brookings County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
Observed in our backyard, White, SD
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3961659, -96.62106110000002

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
American Snout
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1174712

Observation Notes: 
Found at base of garage, no plants nearby, has identifying round eye mark on butt end.
Region: 
Pennington County
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.077596, -103.27598790000002

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 08:34
Suggested Identification: 
Moth Caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1174487

Observation Notes: 
I've never seen one of these before.
Region: 
Pennington County
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.96111010906521, -103.1439805370178

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 11:30
Suggested Identification: 
Milbert's Tortoiseshell ??
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
72 degrees sunshine light rain night before

Sighting Record 1173332

Region: 
Day County
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.3321795, -97.5200891

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 17:57
Suggested Identification: 
Rufous-banded Crambid Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1173308

Region: 
Day County
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.3321795, -97.5200891

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 23:52
Suggested Identification: 
Virginia creeper sphinx
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1173306

Region: 
Day County
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.3321795, -97.5200891

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 17:44
Suggested Identification: 
Common Sootywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1173213

Region: 
Brookings County
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.27290080548501, -96.77400044550717

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 09:57
Suggested Identification: 
Chickweed Geometer
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1173212

Region: 
Roberts County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
2 miles west of Sisseton, SD
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.691481452426714, -97.04710625623937

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 18:11
Suggested Identification: 
Northern pearly-eye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly