2014 Butterfly Count Results

Raven
Houston Lakes
Sandylands
Spring Creek Parklands
Conroe




Raven Butterfly Count - June 7, 2014

Pipevine Swallowtail 9
Black Swallowtail 10
Giant Swallowtail 5
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
Spicebush Swallowtail 3
Palamedes Swallowtail 6
Checkered White 18
Orange Sulphur 1
Cloudless Sulphur 7
Little Yellow 12
Sleepy Orange 4
Dainty Sulphur 6
Striped Hairstreak 1
Gray Hairstreak 21
Red-banded Hairstreak 2
Ceraunus Blue 13
Reakirt's Blue 2
American Snout 16
Gulf Fritillary 20
Variegated Fritillary 97
Silvery Checkerspot 30
Phaon Crescent 16
Pearl Crescent 67
Question Mark 18
Mourning Cloak 1
American Lady 1
Painted Lady 2
Common Buckeye 57
Goatweed Leafwing 2
Carolina Satyr 8
Little Wood-Satyr 5
Monarch 2
Horace's Duskywing 3
Funereal Duskywing 8
Common Checkered-Skipper 25
Tropical Checkered-Skipper 5
Clouded Skipper 2
Southern Skipperling 1
Fiery Skipper 10
Whirlabout 3
Southern Broken-Dash 8
Northern Broken-Dash 2
Sachem 1
Dun Skipper 10
Eufala Skipper 2
Immatures  
Eggs - Brazilian Skipper on Canna spp 2
Caterpillars - Brazilian Skipper on Canna spp 6
Eggs - Queen on Antelope Horn 1
Eggs - Varigated Fritillary on Flax spp 7

544 Individuals Total

47 Species Total

Houston Lakes Butterfly Count - April 25, 2014

2 Pipevine Swallowtail
1 Giant Swallowtail
22 Palamedes Swallowtail
3 Orange Sulphur
2 Southern Dogface
1 Sleepy Orange
1 Gray Hairstreak
1 American Snout
5 Gulf Fritillary
75 Variegated Fritillary
1 Silvery Checkerspot
2 Phaon Crescent
1 Pearl Crescent
5 Question Mark
3 American Lady
2 Red Admiral
1 Common Buckeye
3 Goatweed Leafwing
1 Red-spotted Purple
1 Hackberry Emperor
5 Carolina Satyr
6 Little Wood-Satyr
3 Monarch
1 White-striped Longtail
6 Common Checkered-Skipper
2 Swarthy Skipper
15 Clouded Skipper
1 Sachem
6 Dun Skipper
  Immatures
3 Variegated Fritillary caterpillars on P. incarnata
8 Variegated Fritillary eggs on Passiflora incarnata
1 American Lady caterpillar on cudweed
1 Monarch caterpillar on a. antelope horn

175 Individuals Total

28 Species Total

Sandylands Count - April 13, 2014

Pipevine Swallowtail 5
Zebra Swallowtail 2
Black Swallowtail 8
Palamedes Swallowtail 2
Sleepy Orange 1
Dainty Sulphur 2
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 4
Little Metalmark 3
Variegated Fritillary 1
Pearl Crescent 4
American Lady 5
Painted Lady 2
Red Admiral 2
Common Buckeye 3
Carolina Satyr 14
Little Wood-Satyr 10
Horace's Duskywing 2
Clouded Skipper 1
Southern Skipperling 1
Fiery Skipper 3
Whirlabout 1
Dun Skipper 1

77 Individuals Total

22 Species Total

Spring Creek Parklands Count - April 12, 2014

Mercer J. Jones Nature Center MP Line Totals
Pipevine Swallowtail 1 10 1 12
Black Swallowtail   1   1
Giant Swallowtail   3   3
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1     1
Palamedes Swallowtail 2 17 8 27
Orange Sulphur   1   1
Cloudless Sulphur 1 1 1 3
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 2 4   6
Silvery Checkerspot   22   22
Pearl Crescent   2   2
Question Mark   1   1
American Lady 1 1   2
Red Admiral     2 2
Goatweed Leafwing   1   1
Carolina Satyr 3 131 18 152
Little Wood-Satyr 7 31 14 52
Silver-spotted Skipper   1   1
Funereal Duskywing     1 1
Common Checkered-Skipper 5     5
Clouded Skipper   3 2 5
Fiery Skipper   1 1 2
Whirlabout 1 1   2
Dun Skipper   5 2 7
Column Totals 19 242 50 311

311 Individuals Total

23 Species Total

Conroe Butterfly Count - March 29, 2014

36 Pipevine Swallowtail
3 Black Swallowtail
6 Giant Swallowtail
1 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
1 Palamedes Swallowtail
4 Checkered White
8 Falcate Orangetip
115 Orange Sulphur
4 Southern Dogface
11 Cloudless Sulphur
3 Little Yellow
2 Sleepy Orange
1 Dainty Sulphur
1 Henry's Elfin
2 Gray Hairstreak
4 Red-banded Hairstreak
11 Dusky-blue Groundstreak
2 American Snout
2 Silvery Checkerspot
1 Phaon Crescent
22 Pearl Crescent
2 Question Mark
2 American Lady
2 Painted Lady
17 Red Admiral
2 Common Buckeye
3 Goatweed Leafwing
4 Gemmed Satyr
108 Carolina Satyr
120 Little Wood-Satyr
40 Monarch
4 Horace's Duskywing
17 Funereal Duskywing
11 Common Checkered-Skipper
1 Tropical Checkered-Skipper
3 Clouded Skipper
2 Fiery Skipper
1 Whirlabout

579 Individuals Total

38 Species Total