Butterfly Count Results

2015 Butterfly Count Results

Raven
Houston Lakes
Sandylands
Spring Cypress Parklands
Conroe
San Jacinto
Houston



Houston Butterfly Count - July 5 2015

Pipevine Swallowtail 1
Black Swallowtail 2
Giant Swallowtail 3
Spicebush Swallowtail 1
Cloudless Sulphur 14
Little Yellow 74
Gray Hairstreak 8
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 1
Reakirt's Blue 1
American Snout 2
Gulf Fritillary 56
Variegated Fritillary 5
Texan Crescent 1
Pearl Crescent 1
Question Mark 1
Common Buckeye 42
Hackberry Emperor 4
Tawny Emperor 1
Monarch 7
Long-Tailed Skipper 1
White-striped Longtail 7
Horace's Duskywing 10
Funereal Duskywing 2
Common Checkered-Skipper 32
Tropical Checkered-Skipper 19
Julia's Skipper 1
Clouded Skipper 3
Southern Skipperling 22
Fiery Skipper 39
Whirlabout 3
Checkered Skipper Species 19
Skipperling Species 1
Tropical Checkered-Skipper caterpillar on Sida 1
Common Checkered-Skipper eggs on Sida 2

367 Individuals Total

31 Species Total

Raven Butterfly Count - June 6 2015

Pipevine Swallowtail 6
Black Swallowtail 5
Giant Swallowtail 10
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
Spicebush Swallowtail 5
Checkered White 1
Southern Dogface 1
Cloudless Sulphur 32
Little Yellow 53
Sleepy Orange 1
Dainty Sulphur 10
Gray Hairstreak 44
Red-banded Hairstreak 14
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 19
American Snout 7
Gulf Fritillary 9
Variegated Fritillary 6
Silvery Checkerspot 34
Phaon Crescent 2
Pearl Crescent 33
Question Mark 4
American Lady 5
Red Admiral 1
Common Buckeye 46
Red-spotted Purple 1
Goatweed Leafwing 1
Carolina Satyr 87
Little Wood-Satyr 3
Monarch 2
White-striped Longtail 4
Horace's Duskywing 28
Funereal Duskywing 3
Common Checkered-Skipper 12
Tropical Checkered-Skipper 4
Swarthy Skipper 1
Clouded Skipper 4
Fiery Skipper 25
Whirlabout 3
Southern Broken-Dash 32
Northern Broken-Dash 23
Sachem 1
Yehl Skipper 1
Dun Skipper 2

589 Individuals Total

43 Species Total

Houston Lakes Butterfly Count - April 4, 2015

Giant Swallowtail 1
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
Spicebush Swallowtail 1
Palamedes Swallowtail 57
Cloudless Sulphur 2
Sleepy Orange 1
Orange Sulphur 1
Gray Hairstreak 2
Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
Gulf Fritillary 5
Pearl Crescent 8
Question Mark 1
American Lady 3
Red Admiral 1
Common Buckeye 1
Goatweed Leafwing 3
Carolina Satyr 5
Little Wood-Satyr 6
White-striped Longtail 4
Horace's Duskywing 1
Common Checkered-Skipper 6
Common Checkered-Skipper 2
Clouded Skipper 5
Least Skipper 1
Southern Skipperling 1
Fiery Skipper 5
Whirlabout 1
Ocola Skipper 2
Immatures  
Gulf Fritillary caterpillars on P. incarnata 3

183 Individuals Total

28 Species Total

Sandylands Count - March 28, 2015

Pipevine Swallowtail 8
Black Swallowtail 8
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
Spicebush Swallowtail 8
Palamedes Swallowtail 32
Zebra Swallowtail 33
Cloudless Sulphur 42
Falcate Orange Tip 1
Frosted Elfin 1
Gray Hairstreak 1
Red-banded Hairstreak 2
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 6
Little Metalmark 4
Pearl Crescent 14
American Lady 1
Red Admiral 1
Common Buckeye 22
Goatweed Leafwing 41
Carolina Satyr 32
Monarch 1
Northern Cloudywing 2
Horace's Duskywing 4
Juvenal's Duskywing 2
Common Checkered-Skipper 2
Fiery Skipper 1
Yucca Giant Skipper 5

277 Individuals Total

26 Species Total

Spring Cypress Parklands Count - April 25, 2015

Pipevine Swallowtail 7
Black Swallowtail 1
Giant Swallowtail 3
Palamedes Swallowtail 27
Checkered White 8
Cloudless Sulphur 27
Little Yellow 1
Sleepy Orange 1
Dainty Sulphur 1
Gray Hairstreak 4
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 1
Ceranus Blue 1
American Snout 102
Gulf Fritillary 2
Variegated Fritillary 2
Pearl Crescent 1
Question Mark 20
American Lady 4
Painted Lady 1
Red Admiral 7
Common Buckeye 9
Hackberry Emperor 1
Carolina Satyr 32
Little Wood-Satyr 10
Monarch 4
Silver-spotted Skipper 1
Northern Cloudywing 1
Horace's Duskywing 2
Funereal Duskywing 1
Common Checkered-Skipper 10
Tropical Checkered-Skipper 7
Clouded Skipper 4
Fiery Skipper 3
Whirlabout 1
Sachem 1
Dun Skipper 1
Immatures
Monarch 3 eggs 2 caterpillars on Asclepias Curavasica
Pipevine Swallowtail 4 caterpillars on Aristolochia tomentosa
Checkered White 2 eggs on Lepidium virginicum
Goatweed Leafwing 1 egg on Croton capitatus
Long-tailed Skipper 3 eggs 3 caterpillars on Wisteria

309 Individuals Total

36 Species Total

Conroe Butterfly Count - April 29, 2015

Pipevine Swallowtail 19
Black Swallowtail 1
Giant Swallowtail 1
Palamedes Swallowtail 7
Orange Sulphur 30
Cloudless Sulphur 17
Little Yellow 8
Sleepy Orange 13
Banded Hairstreak 1
Gray Hairstreak 2
Red-banded Hairstreak 1
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 2
Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
American Snout 82
Gulf Fritillary 1
Variegated Fritillary 8
Silvery Checkerspot 5
Phaon Crescent 2
Pearl Crescent 6
Question Mark 7
American Lady 7
Painted Lady 1
Red Admiral 1
Common Buckeye 25
Viceroy 3
Goatweed Leafwing 3
Hackberry Emperor 5
Tawny Emperor 3
Carolina Satyr 26
Little Wood-Satyr 38
Monarch 5
Silver-spotted Skipper 2
White-striped Longtail 2
Northern Cloudywing 2
Horace's Duskywing 2
Juvenal's Duskywing 1
Common Checkered-Skipper 11
Tropical Checkered-Skipper 3
Clouded Skipper 4
Fiery Skipper 5
Whirlabout 1
Sachem 1
Immatures
Black Swallowtails on Fennel 9
Giant Swallowtails on Hercules Club 3
Pipevine Swallowtails on Tomentosa 75
Total Immatures 87

366 Individuals Total

42 Species Total

San Jacinto Butterfly Count - May 2, 2015

Pipevine Swallowtail 5
Giant Swallowtail 1
Palamedes Swallowtail 6
Checkered White 1
Cloudless Sulphur 6
Little Yellow 3
Dainty Sulphur 1
Banded Hairstreak 3
Oak Hairstreak 4
Gray Hairstreak 6
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 1
Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
American Snout 16
Variegated Fritillary 1
American Lady 20
Common Buckeye 3
Hackberry Emperor 14
Southern Pearly-eye 3
Carolina Satyr 11
Little Wood-Satyr 8
Monarch 1
Silver-spotted Skipper 1
Hoary Edge 2
Southern Cloudywing 2
Northern Cloudywing 7
Horace's Duskywing 1
Funereal Duskywing 1
Common Checkered-Skipper 2
Tropical Checkered-Skipper 4
Clouded Skipper 3
Fiery Skipper 3
Whirlabout 2
Southern Broken-Dash 2
Dun Skipper 2

150 Individuals Total

34 Species Total