Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

Sighting Record 1211570

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
Location was somewhere on the Marmet Locks and Dam property on the Belle side of the Kanawha River.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.25436392110073, -81.5671657791085

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 12:36
Suggested Identification: 
Orange or Clouded Sulphur?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1211259

Observation Notes: 
Sunny. Warm and humid. Breezes.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Putnam County
Location Notes: 
It was in the weedy fields along Ash St. as shown on the map. On the western end of the Winfield Locks and Dam property near Eleanor, WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.531468729797425, -81.92936650386764

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 15:21
Suggested Identification: 
Clouded Sulphur?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1211241

Observation Notes: 
Host plant was a butterfly bush, (Buddleia davidii), as best I can determine.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
Near the riverbank of the Kanawha River in Belle, WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.234464888694205, -81.54478767847343

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 16:47
Suggested Identification: 
Painted Lady?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1211233

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Putnam County
Location Notes: 
It was along the top of the Kanawha's riverbank at the northern end of the Winfield Locks and Dam property at Winfield, West Virginia.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.5309065931195, -81.93233624232789

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 14:39
Suggested Identification: 
Phyciodes tharos?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1210796

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Cabell County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.4302987304363, -82.40325826828541

Date of Observation *: 
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 14:48
Suggested Identification: 
Snowberry Clearwing
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1210629

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Raleigh County
Location Notes: 
Dam Area. Lake Stephens. West of Beckley, Raleigh Co., WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.77724704046016, -81.30879827286344

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 10:07
Suggested Identification: 
American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis)?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1210582

Observation Notes: 
Hot and humid.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Kanawha County
Location Notes: 
It was on the gravel access road between the Fisherman's Lot and the Low-water Bridge of Burning Springs Creek located on the Marmet Locks and Dam property in Belle, WV. (Note error: On June 19, 2109, the "Map" view above is in error. It depicts the creek as south of the sighting. The "Satellite" view is correct in that it shows the relocated creek just north of the sighting.)
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.26094703726228, -81.57035638299783

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 14:06
Suggested Identification: 
Wild Indigo Duskywing Skipper (Erynnis baptisiae).
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1210570

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Marshall County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.9648238, -80.71295220000002

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 14:00
Suggested Identification: 
Red Admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1210480

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Greenbrier County
Location Notes: 
Herns Mill Covered Bridge
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.83255207666068, -80.5047869682312

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 13:55
Suggested Identification: 
Red Admiral
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1209231

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Marshall County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.8677781, -80.76174739999999

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 12:00
Suggested Identification: 
Hackberry Emperor
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly