Butterflies and Moths of North America

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South Dakota

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

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 1216796

Region: 
United States
South Dakota
Roberts County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.44649051669661, -97.21692450095827

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 14:02
Suggested Identification: 
h. dacotae
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