Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Dakota

Sighting Record 1177050

Observation Notes: 
Partly sunny, humid with light breeze, temp 83. First sighting in a few years, looked healthy and seemed to be passing through after a quick stop.
Region: 
Brookings County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
3 miles East of Bushnell, SD in Brookings county
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.33490512898297, -96.58765082627394

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 12:43
Suggested Identification: 
Regal Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1176963

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

Geolocation is 45.691090456261854, -96.98895156383514

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 15:10
Suggested Identification: 
Cisseps fulvicollis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1176956

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

Geolocation is 45.68453202348121, -96.98978304862976

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 08:44
Suggested Identification: 
Ctenucha virginica
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1175948

Observation Notes: 
On building siding
Region: 
Roberts County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
2 miles west of Sisseton
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.68456973397417, -96.934384101214

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 10:28
Suggested Identification: 
Roland's Sallow
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1175615

Region: 
Roberts County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
2 miles west of Sisseton. Found this one mired in the jelly feeder; too late to save it.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.672623165940045, -96.94542744093053

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 13:50
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1175455

Region: 
Kingsbury County
United States
South Dakota
Location Notes: 
US 14 near Whitewood Lake - roadside
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.3613536182352, -97.25873882161528

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 16:26
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern tailed-blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

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