Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Tennessee

Sighting Record 1232177

Observation Notes: 
Freshly reborn from Pupae
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Benton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.0757192, -88.08968500000003

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Freshly hatched 3rd gen Monarch

Sighting Record 1232166

Observation Notes: 
This is the first Red-banded Hairstreak that we have seen this summer.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Grundy County
Location Notes: 
The Smith-Boeth Monarch Waystation just off Short Cut Street, Monteagle, TN 37356
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.24314440000001, -85.83601920000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 14:15
Suggested Identification: 
Red-banded Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231936

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Williamson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.011746934086275, -86.76109392239198

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 15:15
Suggested Identification: 
Buckeye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231786

Observation Notes: 
Backyard observation, sunny and 90F. There most likely is caterpillar host plant Orchard grass (Dactylis glomerata) available in the yard.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Rutherford County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.8389403, -86.3310411

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 16:15
Suggested Identification: 
Little Wood-Satyr, Megisto cymela
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231759

Observation Notes: 
Found in my yard, I grow hops vines and have a lot of impatiens, lantana and morning glories blooming now.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Rutherford County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.8389403, -86.3310411

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 16:30
Suggested Identification: 
Question Mark, Polygonia interrogationis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Found around hops vines

Sighting Record 1231151

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.49871480000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 02:47
Suggested Identification: 
Cloudless Sulphur - Phoebis sennae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231149

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.49871480000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 11:32
Suggested Identification: 
Common Buckeye - Junonia coenia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231147

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.49871480000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 10:48
Suggested Identification: 
Gulf Fritillary - Agraulis vanillae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231146

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.49871480000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 10:19
Suggested Identification: 
Variegated Fritillary - Euptoieta claudia
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1231144

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.49871480000002

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 22:18
Suggested Identification: 
Cabbage White - Pieris rapae
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly