Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Utah

Sighting Record 1227326

Region: 
United States
Utah
Duchesne County
Location Notes: 
Located in a small meadow in a picnic area in a forest clearing on Mirrow Lake Road as we butterflied up Murdock Mountain East of Park City. UT
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7043916, -110.88882039999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 16:25
Suggested Identification: 
European Skipper, Thymelicus lineola
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227321

Region: 
United States
Utah
Duchesne County
Location Notes: 
Located in a small meadow in a picnic area in a forest clearing on Mirrow Lake Road as we butterflied up Murdock Mountain East of Park City. UT
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.7043916, -110.88882039999999

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 16:30
Suggested Identification: 
Relict Fritillary, Boloria kriemhild
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1227087

Observation Notes: 
nice day, everything is green in Utah this time of year
Region: 
United States
Utah
Washington County
Location Notes: 
6 miles north of St. George, at the base of Yellow Knolls
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.19675134885512, -113.57569875637415

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 11:55
Suggested Identification: 
Colias eurytheme Orange Sulphur
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
between 10am and 1pm

Sighting Record 1218958

Observation Notes: 
Just came ot of chrysalis this morning
Region: 
United States
Utah
Washington County
Location Notes: 
2 miles south of Veyo
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.30894556267681, -113.68114218154187

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 09:11
Suggested Identification: 
Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
Just came out of chrysalis this morning

Sighting Record 1217522

Observation Notes: 
Approximately 78 degrees, mostly sunny with some cloud cover. Flew past us while taking photographs at a scenic overlook off of Hwy 14 and settled on the road base near our car.
Region: 
United States
Utah
Iron County
Location Notes: 
At scenic overlook off Hwy 14. Past Navajo Lake, overlooking Zion in distance.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.567923565256486, -112.79174073914015

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 17:16
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1214020

Observation Notes: 
It is sunny, around 85 degrees F. Caterpillar is 1 inch long. Crawled very slowly.
Region: 
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.438077243858054, -112.41493910771152

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 12:30
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1205140

Observation Notes: 
It was 37 degree F and the estimated coordinates are 41°03'43.2"N 111°34'25.3"W . I could not identify the plant it was on. Perhaps that can be done from the photo attached. Sorry for the poor photo quality.
Region: 
United States
Utah
Morgan County
Location Notes: 
41°03'43.2"N 111°34'25.3"W on a hill 300 yards west of Dry Creek Road near Croydon, Utah.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 41.06195285141604, -111.57357573509216

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 07:40
Suggested Identification: 
Large Marble
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
The time is an estimate but is within 15 minutes plus or minus

Sighting Record 1204764

Observation Notes: 
It flits around quickly but as its wings are damaged it cannot fly. When resting, it's wings are closed. I think it was attacked by a dog. Just looking for an identification.
Region: 
United States
Utah
Davis County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.86991940000001, -111.90471709999997

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 13:02
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
My cousin texted me about the butterfly about this time. I'm not sure exactly what time she found it.

Sighting Record 1203732

Observation Notes: 
There were dozens of these on my lawn working the dandelions (I don't spray for weeds)
Region: 
United States
Utah
Salt Lake County
Location Notes: 
Holladay, Utah, USA
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 40.63857232781646, -111.81696944946532

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 13:07
Suggested Identification: 
Not sure if moth or butterfly. Likely moth, they sit both with wings upright and spread
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly