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Summer 2009 Lower Rio Grande Valley Butterfly Counts

Coordinator and Compiler: Javier DeLeon

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, TX.  18 July 2009; 0800-1700 hrs

Pipevine Swallowtail 2

Giant Sw. 15

Gr. S. White 7

Cloudless Sulphur 35

Large Orange Su. 20

Lyside Su. 150

Little Yellow 14

Mimosa Ye. 2

Sleepy Orange 1
Gray Hairstreak 8

Mallow Scrub-Ha. 12

Clytie Ministreak 4

Ceraunus Blue 25

Fatal Metalmark 22

Rounded Me. 2

Red-bordered Me. 7

Am. Snout 600

Gulf Fritillary 5

Bordered Patch 2

Texan Crescent 4

Pale-banded Cr. 2

Vesta Cr. 5

Phaon Cr. 60

Pearl Cr. 1

White Peacock 70

Malachite 1

Dingy Purplewing 1

Com. Mestra 3

Tropical Leafwing 6

Tawny Emperor 12

Silver Em. 1

Carolina Satyr 12

Queen 100

Soldier 6

White-striped Longtail 1

Long-tailed Skipper 1

Dorantes Longtail 1

Brown Longtail 18

Sickle-winged Sk. 2

Brown-banded Sk. 2

White-patched Sk. 4

Common/White Checkered-Sk. 18

Tropical Checkered-Sk. 6

Laviana White-Sk. 15

Turk's-cap White-Sk. 20

Com. Sootywing 2

Julia's Sk. 2

Clouded Sk. 25

S. Skipperling 2

Fiery Sk. 20

Whirlabout 2

S. Broken-Dash 6

Com. Mellana 17

Celia's Roadside-Sk. 45

Eufala Sk. 2.

Unlisted: White Scrub-Hairstreak 1.

Total 55 species, 1428 individuals.


 

 

Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, TX. 9 July 2009; 0800-1530 hrs
    

Giant Swallowtail 21

Cloudless Sulphur 1

Orange-barred Su. 1

Large Orange Su. 3

Lyside Su. 164

Little Yellow 3

Mimosa Ye. 2

Silver-banded Hairstreak 1

Gray Ha. 3

Mallow Scrub-Ha. 4

Clytie Ministreak 22

W. Pygmy-Blue 10

Cassius Bl. 1

Cyna Bl. 2

Ceraunus Bl. 8

Fatal Metalmark 9

Rounded Me. 8

Red-bordered Me. 15

Am. Snout 486

Gulf Fritillary 8

Zebra Heliconian 1

Texan Crescent 8

Pale-banded Cr. 6

Phaon Cr. 7

White Peacock 77

Malachite 1

Band-celled Sister 1

Mex. Bluewing 4

Com. Mestra 1

Tropical Leafwing 12

Tawny Emperor 9

Carolina Satyr 6

Queen 20, Soldier 1

Long-tailed Skipper 1

Brown Longtail 11

Mazans Scallopwing 1

Sickle-winged Sk. 12

Common/White Checkered-Sk. 4

Tropical Checkered-Sk. 2

Laviana White-Sk. 4

Turk's-cap White-Sk. 8

Com. Sootywing 1

Julia's Sk. 1

Fawn-spotted Sk. 1

Clouded Sk. 11

S. Skipperling 7

Fiery Sk. 6

Whirlabout 2

S. Broken-Dash 2

Com. Mellana 4

Celia's Roadside-Sk. 22.

Unlisted: Broad-banded Swallowtail (Papilio astyalus) 1

White Scrub-Hairstreak (Strymon albata) 1.

 

Total 54 species, 1028 individuals





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