Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Tennessee

Sighting Record 1249002

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Hamilton County
Location Notes: 
Field with approximately one years growth, surrounded by mostly pines and hardwoods
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.03587803633104, -85.33691116546477

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 18:25
Suggested Identification: 
Gray Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1248597

Observation Notes: 
observed along Schoolhouse Gap Trail
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Blount County
Location Notes: 
Schoolhouse Gap Trail
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.629178987193185, -83.72863054275513

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 09:35
Suggested Identification: 
dusted skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1248268

Observation Notes: 
64 degrees and sunny.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Lincoln County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.23700876035325, -86.71274322957197

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 10:31
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Comma - Polygonia comma
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1248230

Observation Notes: 
70 degrees and cloudy.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Lincoln County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.237691308980935, -86.7106403777043

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 11:28
Suggested Identification: 
Northern Pearly-eye - Enodia anthedon
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1248016

Observation Notes: 
78 degrees and sunny.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Lincoln County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.23672825580472, -86.71252307409668

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 08:51
Suggested Identification: 
Zabulon Skipper - Poanes zabulon
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1247848

Observation Notes: 
68 degrees and mostly sunny.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Lincoln County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 35.237569503996376, -86.71076354498291

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 10:49
Suggested Identification: 
Carolina Satyr - Hermeuptychia sosybius
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1247497

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Williamson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.00973084722159, -86.76285029848228

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 16:09
Suggested Identification: 
Monarch
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1247490

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.4987148

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 12:25
Suggested Identification: 
American Snout - Libytheana carinenta
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1247489

Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Putnam County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.1820318, -85.4987148

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 12:23
Suggested Identification: 
Red-spotted Purple Admiral - Limentis arthemis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1247459

Observation Notes: 
Sunny. 73 degrees. Elevation approx. 2000'. We stopped to observe several butterflies puddling at a roadside pullover on Little Stony Creek Road in the Cherokee National Forest. Also puddling: Pipevine Swallowtails, Spicebush Swallowtails, Question Mark, Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Eight-spotted Forester. This is near a mountain stream with alders growing nearby. I was able to slowly get quite close. The photo is taken with my mobile phone camera.
Region: 
United States
Tennessee
Carter County
Location Notes: 
This is not exact, but best guess estimate. Within a mile or so.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 36.29816182140475, -82.06996858119965

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 16:31
Suggested Identification: 
Harvester butterfly (Feniseca tarquinius)
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly