Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Wisconsin

Sighting Record 1217568

Observation Notes: 
in addition to nectaring on the flower in the photo (early sunflower?), the butterfly was also resting in the gravel at times.
Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Portage County
Location Notes: 
about 8 miles west northwest of Bancroft, WI
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 44.337042187877344, -89.64382054455331

Date of Observation *: 
Monday, July 8, 2019 - 13:31
Suggested Identification: 
American lady Vanessa virginiensis
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1217331

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Racine County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.7028039, -87.81439560000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 00:07
Suggested Identification: 
Proteoteras aesculana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1217315

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Juneau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.7411904, -89.88050099999998

Date of Observation *: 
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 23:43
Suggested Identification: 
Peridea_ferruginea Chocolate Prominent: I had help finding this one. Here's a similar one on Bugguide: https://bugguide.net/node/view/670077
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1217311

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Racine County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.7028039, -87.81439560000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 07:36
Suggested Identification: 
Battaristis vittella Stripe-backed
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1217309

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Racine County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.7028039, -87.81439560000001

Date of Observation *: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 00:26
Suggested Identification: 
Ectoedemia sericopeza
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1217208

Observation Notes: 
very hot and humid, partly sunny, seen resting in vegetation
Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Waukesha County
Location Notes: 
on nature trail
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 42.9351553, -88.4742951

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 12:54
Suggested Identification: 
oblique-banded leafroller - Choristoneura rosaceana
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1217206

Observation Notes: 
sunny, slight breezy, 70F, seen in vegetation
Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Dodge County
Location Notes: 
wooded area to the left of mid-point of the dike from the Education Center
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.5720081, -88.65307530000001

Date of Observation *: 
Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 08:15
Suggested Identification: 
three-spotted fillip - Heterophleps triguttaria
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth

Sighting Record 1217137

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Polk County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 45.56400382407408, -92.29901790618896

Date of Observation *: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 07:38
Suggested Identification: 
Giant Swallowtail
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
butterfly

Sighting Record 1217011

Region: 
United States
Wisconsin
Juneau County
Geolocation *: 

Geolocation is 43.7411904, -89.88050099999998

Date of Observation *: 
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 23:42
Suggested Identification: 
Coleotechnites coniferella
Specimen Type: 
Photograph
Organism Type: 
moth