Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

Sighting Record 1225162

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Hampshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.4164177, -78.73827499999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 09:59
Suggested Identification: 
Imperial Moth Eacles imperialis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1225161

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Hampshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.4164177, -78.73827499999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 10:34
Suggested Identification: 
Spicebush Swallowtail Papilio troilus
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1225159

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Hampshire County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.450329, -78.69418339999999

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 14:37
Suggested Identification: 
Clouded Sulphur Colias philodice
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224891

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.51490078743254, -77.87604155968017

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 13:00
Suggested Identification: 
Southern Broken-Dash
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224889

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Berkeley County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.51489389852557, -77.8759038839371

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 13:46
Suggested Identification: 
Northern Pearly-eye
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1224295

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Mercer County
Location Notes: 
Brush Creek Falls, Mercer Co., WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 37.466612413199776, -81.06030743373077

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 17:10
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1224221

Observation Notes: 
Warm breezy afternoon with partly cloudy skies and lower humidity. This butterfly was hanging around a row of blackberry plants in our orchard, staying in the same area even after being startled.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Jefferson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.35063218733332, -77.88267204615852

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 18:56
Suggested Identification: 
Red-spotted Purple_Limenitis arthemis astyanax
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly