Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Dakota

Sighting Record 1224739

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Lawrence County
Location Notes: 
Iron Creek Trail
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.37388435525394, -103.92604470502471

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 10:56
Suggested Identification: 
Summer Azure
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224735

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
Iron Creek Trail
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.37571498630597, -103.93509638521408

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 23:17
Suggested Identification: 
Melissa Blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224728

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Pennington County
Location Notes: 
Dutchman Road, official use only
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.04131387026007, -103.77228498458862

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 18:07
Suggested Identification: 
Western White
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224727

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Pennington County
Location Notes: 
Off Dutchman Road, official car use only
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0417619671852, -103.77153488193477

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 18:10
Suggested Identification: 
Northern Crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224723

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Pennington County
Location Notes: 
Off Dutchman Road, official cars only
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.0430746232029, -103.77050123682903

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 17:40
Suggested Identification: 
Common Ringlet
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1223847

Observation Notes: 
I found the moth at work at 2:00 p.m. Co-worker mentioned that it was still there at 8 p.m. I checked about 45 mins later (at sunset). It was gone then. The weather was about 84 degrees during daytime hours.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Codington County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.88514251032047, -97.06676244735718

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 14:10
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1223795

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.20808176486868, -96.63932057923705

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 10:56
Suggested Identification: 
papilo glaucus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1223792

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Grant County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.207369028215325, -96.6389304804249

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 10:56
Suggested Identification: 
atalopedes campestris
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1223785

Observation Notes: 
Near a creek with mainly willows and gooseberries or currants.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Meade County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.15156132651983, -103.27571934140997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 16:07
Suggested Identification: 
hornworm
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1222417

Observation Notes: 
Found in the garden on a grape vine.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Brookings County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.31020503726825, -96.78479730635542

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
Achemon Sphinx Caterpillar
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar