Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Dakota

Sighting Record 1210046

Observation Notes: 
good sized hatch
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Roberts County
Location Notes: 
Urland Ranch
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.35228206550051, -97.02927349197273

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 10:50
Suggested Identification: 
coenomympha tullia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209518

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Davison County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.71593239558123, -98.02513599029265

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 13:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Cool and sunny

Sighting Record 1209390

Observation Notes: 
It was a cool evening, approximately 70 degrees. I was just looking through my flowers and happened to see this moth. I didn't want to disturb it but I did move a few leaves to get a better picture.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Yankton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.88677551580071, -97.39066746141077

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 19:45
Suggested Identification: 
White-lined Sphinx moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1208795

Observation Notes: 
I have more pictures, but none of the underside.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Minnehaha County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.5611212, -96.73836399999999

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 08:00
Suggested Identification: 
Agreeable Tiger Moth?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1208179

Observation Notes: 
2 other cocoons are on the same bush
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Davison County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.73253036779732, -98.0115008354187

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 18:46
Suggested Identification: 
Hyalophora cecropia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1207981

Observation Notes: 
Found in city park restroom.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Gregory County
Location Notes: 
Burke City Park
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.1839779, -99.29746349999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 13:30
Suggested Identification: 
Estigmene acrea
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1207945

Observation Notes: 
A friend in town(Yankton) saw this moth and took the picture to see if I could ID it.
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Yankton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.9047906, -97.38778389999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 20:38
Suggested Identification: 
Hyalophora Cecropia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth
Date Notes: 
The time is a guess. It was late that evening but its still light after 8pm

Sighting Record 1207178

Observation Notes: 
Spotted it on my rhubarb plants
Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Pennington County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.056131431718136, -103.22151829786492

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 13:34
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1206271

Observation Notes: 
Honestly not sure what it is. It was found resting on a pine tree.
Region: 
Gregory County
South Dakota
United States
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.183704406674906, -99.28821691585193

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 20:08
Suggested Identification: 
Unknown
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1196787

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Day County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.44856492479823, -97.23036629206541

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 14:33
Suggested Identification: 
Vanessa atalanta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly