Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

Sighting Record 1194556

Observation Notes: 
With J. Kline, drove 6 mi
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
I-77 at Paint Creek Rd
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.1286291, -81.3881806

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 14:45
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
2:45-4:05 pm

Sighting Record 1194555

Observation Notes: 
Seen with J. Kline, drove 6 mi
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
I-77 at Paint Creek Rd
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.1286291, -81.3881806

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 14:54
Suggested Identification: 
Spicebush Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly
Date Notes: 
2:45 -4:05 pm

Sighting Record 1193619

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.51494134477381, -77.87606791216433

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 13:09
Suggested Identification: 
Sleepy Orange
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192137

Region: 
Greenbrier County
United States
West Virginia
Location Notes: 
On property off WV Rt. 14 about 3/4 miles southwest of the intersection of WV Rt. 92 and Rt. 14, (Lake Sherwood Road).
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.95713533106269, -80.1193192453228

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:51
Suggested Identification: 
Haploa moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1192130

Region: 
Kanawha County
United States
West Virginia
Location Notes: 
Observation was on the Marmet Locks and Dam Property.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.26075054066486, -81.57031225394059

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:39
Suggested Identification: 
Duskywing or Cloudywing. This was next to the other one submitted for this date and time. Image #4626 was light brown while this one was darker brown. The white wing spots have different patterns.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192129

Region: 
Kanawha County
United States
West Virginia
Location Notes: 
Sighting was on the Marmet Locks and Dam property.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.26070239839876, -81.57020960659429

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:39
Suggested Identification: 
Duskywing or Cloudywing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1192126

Observation Notes: 
Overcast day with intermittent drizzle showers. Around 50-degrees F. Calm to slight breezes.
Region: 
Kanawha County
United States
West Virginia
Location Notes: 
It was on the Marmet Locks and Dam property next to a gravel access road. Overcast day with some drizzle type showers. Around 50-degrees F.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.26074094380445, -81.57029825391538

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 14:16
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1190881

Region: 
Berkeley County
United States
West Virginia
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.51495228089061, -77.87586068202853

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 13:58
Suggested Identification: 
Clouded Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1190754

Observation Notes: 
Two of these had crawled to the top of the tent between the tent and the fly.
Region: 
Tucker County
United States
West Virginia
Location Notes: 
Campsite 7 red creek campground
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.032436720405, -79.31652815797196

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 10:00
Suggested Identification: 
Dagger moth?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1189462

Observation Notes: 
Sunny, 80 degrees, light breeze; it had rained the night before. The butterfly was moving among leaves and stems in a patch of brush, not seeming in a hurry, about two feet above ground. Nearby were soybean fields, flooded in some parts, a barn with cows, goldenrod, bindweed/morning glories, multiflora rose, autumn olive, wingstem, mixed grasses.
Region: 
Mason County
West Virginia
United States
Location Notes: 
Next to Leon Ferry Lane, about half-way between Route 35/817 and the Kanawha River. The area is comprised of soybean and corn fields; the corn had already been harvested; the soybeans were still standing and appeared ripe. Due to rain the night before, many of the fields had flooded sections.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.74186092446721, -81.96860790252686

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 10:25
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly