Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

Sighting Record 1230353

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.51479212243675, -77.87608141062015

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 13:15
Suggested Identification: 
Crossline Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229929

Observation Notes: 
Child found caterpillar near oak and pine woods. Was 3-4 inches long , very fat, with furry head, and black tufts. Stung child mildly on hand after being carried all over playground for awhile.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Raleigh County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.74457, -81.11012

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 12:30
Suggested Identification: 
American dagger moth?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1229741

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.42829461245792, -82.13717937469482

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 13:06
Suggested Identification: 
Pearl Crescent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229701

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 16:10
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tailed blue
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229700

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 16:03
Suggested Identification: 
Silver Spotted Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229699

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 15:58
Suggested Identification: 
Red-banded Hairstreak
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229698

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 15:54
Suggested Identification: 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229697

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 15:48
Suggested Identification: 
Skipper
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229696

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 15:45
Suggested Identification: 
Red Admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1229694

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.3944673, -82.4159793

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 15:42
Suggested Identification: 
Summer Azure
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly