Butterflies and Moths of North America

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West Virginia

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

Sighting Record 1208932

Observation Notes: 
Cloudy day; caterpillar currently about 1 inch long.
Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Jefferson County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.4300996, -77.8041609

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 17:12
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
caterpillar

Sighting Record 1207372

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Tucker County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.0193592, -79.4541246

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 08:30
Suggested Identification: 
Gray Spring Moth
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1207368

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Tucker County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.024644, -79.46497750000003

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 08:30
Suggested Identification: 
Unicorn Prominent
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1207364

Region: 
United States
West Virginia
Tucker County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 39.02506540275579, -79.42412697261193

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 17:00
Suggested Identification: 
Harris' Checkerspot
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly