Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

Sighting Record 1238419

Observation Notes: 
It was a cool, cloudy day with light rain showers.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
It was on the Marmet Locks and Dam property near Belle, West Virginia.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.260420516794866, -81.57020734593391

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 13:31
Suggested Identification: 
Common Buckeye.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1238418

Observation Notes: 
It was a cool, cloudy day with light rain showers. It was just resting on the window screen.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
Near the riverbank in Belle, West Virginia
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.234501675408474, -81.54482179339709

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 12:03
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1238380

Observation Notes: 
Historical upload.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
Historical upload. I don't remember exactly where on the Marmet Locks and Dam property the sighting was located other than it was on their Belle side of the river.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.254858461551215, -81.5668209221003

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 17:42
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1238379

Observation Notes: 
Historical upload.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
Historical upload. I don't remember exactly where on the Marmet Locks and Dam property the sighting was located. It was on their property on the Belle side of the river.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.25488342398238, -81.566802172817

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 12:55
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1238375

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
Next to the Fisherman's Lot on the Marmet Locks and Dam property near Belle, WV. (Note: The "Map" view is in error with respect to the location of Burning Springs Creek. It has been relocated to the north and is near the sighting. the "Satellite" view correctly shows the creek location.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.261337560846194, -81.57064468202827

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 12:39
Suggested Identification: 
Zabulon Skipper?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1234703

Observation Notes: 
This Polyphemus month emerged on 9/23/19 from a cocoon we found in our back yard in late July.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Raleigh County
Location Notes: 
Beckley WV
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.7997808, -81.22985299999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 17:30
Suggested Identification: 
Polyphemus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1234526

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.515099505821546, -77.87586683389895

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 15:05
Suggested Identification: 
Fiery Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1234524

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.51501673742328, -77.87582391855472

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 14:49
Suggested Identification: 
Great Spangled Fritillary
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly