Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Dakota

Sighting Record 1217873

Observation Notes: 
It has been enjoying all of my flowers, but especially the milkweed flowers, which are mainly for my monarchs. Last year I released 142 tagged monarchs!
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Lincoln County
Location Notes: 
Canton is 2 miles from the border between South Dakota and Iowa.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.32819345715067, -96.64306328747858

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 17:50
Suggested Identification: 
Red admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215838

Observation Notes: 
Sunny day with 5mph wind gusts
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Lawrence County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.495632199999996, -103.86466710000002

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 15:30
Suggested Identification: 
Thoas Swallowtail or Giant Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215607

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Roberts County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.43940009902781, -97.21158716726706

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 8, 2019 - 15:23
Suggested Identification: 
h. uncas
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215402

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Jackson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.765130302592354, -102.00999115960013

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 11:00
Suggested Identification: 
Sagebrush Checkerspot
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215401

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Jackson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.74401072426925, -101.94743452295944

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 14:28
Suggested Identification: 
Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215399

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Jackson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.744115461242906, -101.9478912073937

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 14:28
Suggested Identification: 
Common Buckeye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215397

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Jackson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.74403862202483, -101.94795725210963

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 16:06
Suggested Identification: 
Ruddy Copper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1215396

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Custer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.74430719951817, -103.47950104301759

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 01:04
Suggested Identification: 
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly