Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Texas

Sighting Record 1216666

Region: 
United States
Texas
El Paso County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 31.74669444592185, -106.29011713199651

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 11:45
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy orange
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
In the garden

Sighting Record 1216661

Observation Notes: 
Next to the Bayou Greenway trail. Flew off after a few moments.
Region: 
United States
Texas
Harris County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.77908756676447, -95.38056675428618

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 08:55
Suggested Identification: 
Spicebush Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216584

Observation Notes: 
Helping with pollination in the Garden at the JBWS.
Region: 
United States
Texas
Dallas County
Location Notes: 
In the garden at the top of the Pocket Prairie at the JBWS.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.664466, -96.92229299999997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 15:36
Suggested Identification: 
Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216578

Observation Notes: 
Pollinating the garden flowers on a beautiful, warm and sunny afternoon in a Texas.
Region: 
United States
Texas
Dallas County
Location Notes: 
In the garden at the top of the Pocket Prairie at the JBWS.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.664466, -96.92229299999997

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 15:49
Suggested Identification: 
Checkered White Pontia protodice
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216567

Observation Notes: 
These are about 1/2 inch in size. I sighted at least 4 or in my backyard. Last few pictures of them enjoying the nectar from the mint plant
Region: 
United States
Texas
Denton County
Location Notes: 
Flower Mound TX, Denton County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 33.0145673, -97.09695520000002

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Unknown
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216543

Region: 
United States
Texas
Fort Bend County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.7183088, -95.74524559999998

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 11:21
Suggested Identification: 
Danaus plexippus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216542

Region: 
United States
Texas
Fort Bend County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.7184622, -95.74534840000001

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 10:03
Suggested Identification: 
Papilio cresphontes
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216541

Region: 
United States
Texas
Fort Bend County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 29.7184622, -95.74534840000001

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 10:02
Suggested Identification: 
Danaus plexippus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216387

Observation Notes: 
Nectaring on rotting watermelon rind. Appeared to have eyespots on the dorsal side of the wings also but he would not be still long enough for me to photograph. Very cautious and skittish butterfly!
Region: 
United States
Texas
Howard County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 32.21208214903729, -101.4954792247637

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 09:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1216370

Observation Notes: 
found in my Frog Fruit garden patch
Region: 
United States
Texas
Webb County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 27.5035613, -99.50755190000001

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 13:29
Suggested Identification: 
Many-banded Daggerwing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly