Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

Sighting Record 1255355

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Ritchie County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.258513652660355, -81.00022374037258

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 08:57
Suggested Identification: 
Rosy Maple Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254114

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Clay County
Location Notes: 
It was along the old railroad bed of the Buffalo Creek and Gauley Railroad (BC&G) near the town of Clay. Clay Co., WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.45859564945661, -81.05782085577094

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 1, 2020 - 12:52
Suggested Identification: 
Duskywing or Cloudywing?
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1254110

Observation Notes: 
Observed along an old railroad bed with seeps, springs plus near a creek. The black and white antenna has a distinct orange tip at the end of the club. The dorsal spots have single light rings without "pupils". The ventral spots have double (light/dark) rings with white pupils.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Clay County
Location Notes: 
Along the old railroad bed of the Buffalo Creek and Gauley Railroad (BC&G) near the town of Clay, Clay Co., WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.456088786032005, -81.06362947020874

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 1, 2020 - 12:14
Suggested Identification: 
Satyr.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1254102

Observation Notes: 
Observed along an old railroad bed with seeps and springs. The antenna club is pure orange fading into black/white near the base. The wing lines are slightly wavy. Dark wing spots are bordered with orange/white rings and have a white "pupil". No editing of any sort was done to the photo.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Clay County
Location Notes: 
Along the old railroad bed of the Buffalo Creek and Gauley Railroad (BC&G) near the town of Clay in Clay Co., WV.
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.45500688978638, -81.06491693053589

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, June 1, 2020 - 12:12
Suggested Identification: 
Satyr.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1254095

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Gilmer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.93975580195121, -80.81527307162848

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 18:54
Suggested Identification: 
Begger Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1254094

Observation Notes: 
On Box Elder
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Gilmer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.93359212293856, -80.79411627331523

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 16:52
Suggested Identification: 
Maple Dagger
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1253659

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Gilmer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.933590590199174, -80.7941171915032

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 14, 2020 - 22:55
Suggested Identification: 
Common Eupithecia Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1253658

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Gilmer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.933588831346626, -80.79411824681475

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 14, 2020 - 22:57
Suggested Identification: 
Pyraloidea sp.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1253657

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Gilmer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.933590590199174, -80.7941171915032

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 14, 2020 - 22:55
Suggested Identification: 
Common Eupithecia Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1253653

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Gilmer County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 38.933602436043984, -80.79411008399633

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 14, 2020 - 22:30
Suggested Identification: 
Archipini sp.
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth