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March 2002 Butterfly Sightings

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March 31, 2002 Mustard White (15)
Spring Azure (20)
Comma Sp. (2)
Satyr Comma (1)
Monarch (1)
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper (3)
Burleigh Murray State Park, San Mateo County, CA (B Kirshner)
March 31, 2002 Spring White (12)
Sara Orangetip (10)
Sandia Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Painted Lady (1)
Sleepy Duskywing (6)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (1)
Three-Gun Spring Canyon, Bernalillo Co. NM (C Rustay, S Drilling)
March 31, 2002 Eastern Comma (2) Fenton, MI (S Johnson)
March 31, 2002 Eastern Comma
Mourning Cloak
Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)
March 31, 2002 Cabbage White
Mourning Cloak
West Point, Orange Co., NY (K Keating, E Gavilan)
March 31, 2002 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (8)
Spring Azure (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Lums Pond State Park, DE (A R Loudell)
March 31, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (2)
Falcate Orangetip (30)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (15)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Red Admiral (2)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge, Hyde County, NC (B Pfeiffer)
March 30, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Hawaiian Blue (6)
Kamehameha Lady (7)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Kipuka Puaulu, Hawaii Co., HI (J Snyder)
March 30, 2002 California Tortoiseshell (3) South side of Mt. Pisgah, Eugene, OR (Bjorklund, Boulay, Makarushka, Newhouse)
March 30, 2002 Anise Swallowtail (3)
Mustard White (1)
Pearly Marble (10)
Sara Orangetip (10) (males)
Spring Azure (1)
Sonoran Blue (4) (males)
Silvery Blue (35)
Acmon Blue (3)
California Tortoiseshell (5)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Propertius Duskywing (50)
Mosquito Ridge Road, along American River, Placer Co., CA (B Webb)
March 30, 2002 Black Swallowtail (1)
Two-tailed Swallowtail (5)
Spring White (1)
Sara Orangetip (14)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (6)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Marine Blue (1)
Blue sp. (2)
Mourning Cloak (10)
Painted Lady (1)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
Dripping Springs Natural Area, Dona Ana Co. NM (C Rustay, C Sandell)
March 30, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (90)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (6)
Falcate Orangetip (20)
Orange Sulphur (14)
Southern Dogface (16)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (65)
Henry's Elfin (1) (new county record)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Reakirt's Blue (6)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (135)
Bordered Patch (1)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (18)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (4)
Common Buckeye (100)
Goatweed Leafwing (5)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Monarch (9)
Coyote Cloudywing (27)
Horace's Duskywing (8)
Funereal Duskywing (12)
Common Checkered-Skipper (45)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (3)
Orange Skipperling (1)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Sachem (80)
Dun Skipper (9)
Common Roadside-Skipper (1) (new county record)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
March 30, 2002 Mourning Cloak (2) Toronto, Ontario (C & B McLauchlan)
March 30, 2002 Cabbage White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (1) (1st NY March record)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (4)
Compton Tortoiseshell (4)
Mourning Cloak (25)
Hook Mt. & S.Mt.Park, Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore, B Grosek)
March 30, 2002 Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Glendale Lake, Cambria Co., PA (C Lehman)
March 30, 2002 Cabbage White (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (8)
Montclair, NJ (A Baytas)
March 30, 2002 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (30)
Spring Azure (23)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
East of Fincastle, Botetourt Co., VA (B. Kinzie, W. Hunley)
March 29, 2002 Anise Swallowtail (1)
Mustard White (1)
Sara Orangetip (5)
Orange Sulphur (10)
California Dogface (2) (1 male, 1 female)
Bramble Hairstreak (3)
Brown Elfin (1)
Spring Azure (5)
Silvery Blue (17)
Acmon Blue (1)
Mylitta Crescent (4)
California Tortoiseshell (100)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Common Ringlet (12)
Propertius Duskywing (6)
Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, Sonoma Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 29, 2002 Mourning Cloak (1) Waushara Co., WI (M Reese)
March 29, 2002 Harvester (1) (freshly emerged) Bronx River, Bronx, NY (T Fiore)
March 29, 2002 Cabbage White (14)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (6)
Bronx, NY (T Fiore)
March 29, 2002 Sleepy Orange (2) Herndon, VA (H Pavulaan)
March 29, 2002 Falcate Orangetip (2) (males)
Spring Azure (6) (males)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Hemlock Landing, Clifton, VA (H Pavulaan)
March 29, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (4)
Spring Azure
Common Buckeye (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (18)
Sleepy Duskywing (2)
Pondberry Bay Preserve, Sampson Co., NC (H LeGrand)
 March 29, 2002 Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (25)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Spring Azure (15)
American Lady 92)
Juvenal's Duskywing (15)
Sleepy Duskywing (2)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (3)
Suggs Millpond, NC WRC Game Land, Bladen Co., NC (H LeGrand)
March 29-30, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (3)
Henry's Elfin (6)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (4)
Spring Azure (5)
Red Admiral (3)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (10)
Carolina Roadside Skipper (2)
Goose Creek State Park, Washington, NC (B Pfeiffer)
March 28, 2002 Anise Swallowtail (4)
Western Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Checkered White (2)
Mustard White (4)
Cabbage White (3)
Large Marble (1)
Sara Orangetip (32)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Spring Azure (4)
Sonoran Blue (1) (male)
Silvery Blue (32)
Acmon Blue (3)
Mylitta Crescent (1)
Variable Checkerspot (7)
California Tortoiseshell (2)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Common Ringlet (52)
Monarch (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Alum Rock County Park, Santa Clara Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 28, 2002 Cabbage White (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
West Coast Lady (1)
Albuquerque, NM (C Rustay)
March 28, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail
Black Swallowtail
Great Swallowtail
Checkered White
Great Southern White
Cloudless Sulphur
Large Orange Sulphur
Lyside Sulphur
Little Yellow
Dainty Sulphur
Gray Hairstreak
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Dusky-blue Hairstreak
Ceraunus Blue
Reakirt's Blue
Fatal Metalmark
Red-bordered Metalmark
Gulf Fritillary
Texan Crescent
Vesta Crescent
Phaon Crescent
Pearl Crescent
American Lady
White Peacock
Common Mestra
Gemmed Satyr
Carolina Satyr
Monarch
Queen
White-striped Longtail
Teleus Longtail
Brown Longtail
Mimosa Skipper
Mazans Scallopwing
Sickle-winged Skipper
White-patched Skipper
Funereal Duskywing
Mournful Duskywing,
White Checkered-Skipper
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
Laviana White-Skipper
Common Sootywing
Julia's Skipper
Clouded Skipper
Southern Skipperling
Fiery Skipper
Whirlabout
Southern Broken-dash
Sachem
Nysa Roadside-Skipper
Celia's Roadside-Skipper
Eufala Skipper
Brazilian Skipper
Sabal Palm Audubon Center and Sanctuary, Brownsville, TX (M Overton)
March 28, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (common)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Falcate Orangetip (7) (4 females; 3 males)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (fairly common)
Dainty Sulphur (4)
Juniper Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (10)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Question Mark (1)
American Lady (4)
Red Admiral (5)
Common Buckeye (fairly common)
Goatweed Leafwing (common)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Monarch (11)
Queen (1)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
False Duskywing (fairly common)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Funereal Duskywing (6)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (7)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (10)
Sachem (9)
Common Roadside-Skipper (65+)
Bastrop/Buescher State Parks, Bastrop Co., TX (R Wauer)
March 28, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (43) (1 black form)
Olympia Marble (23)
Falcate Orangetip (200+)
Silvery Blue (12)
Spring Azure (150+) (form violacea)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (7)
Goatweed Leafwing (30)
Juvenal's Duskywing (20+)
Horace's Duskywing (300+)
Sleepy Duskywing (50+)
Mottled Duskywing (1)
Lake Catherine State Park, AR (E Haley)
March 28, 2002 Red Admiral (1) (2nd earliest date on record) Chappaqua, NY (M Deiderich)
March 28, 2002 Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (2)
Clausland Mt. & Hook Mt., Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore & K Wallstrom)
March 28, 2002 Sleepy Orange (1) Herndon, VA. (S Pavulaan)
March 28, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (8)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (1)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (20+)
Pepper and Salt Skipper (1)
Shelby Co., AL (V Charny)
March 27, 2002 Cabbage White (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
NY Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (A Block)
March 26, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (54)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (23)
Checkered White (1)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (7)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Ceraunus Blue (4)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Phaon Crescent (25)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (16)
White Peacock (2)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (4)
Sleepy Duskywing (11)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Duskywing species (9)
Least Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Whirlabout (7)
Tawny-Edged Skipper (2)
Starkey Park, Pasco Co., FL (B Ahern)
March 25, 2002 California Tortoiseshell (2) Mukilteo Blvd, Everett, WA (Rednax)
March 25, 2002 Falcate Orangetip (1) Putnam Co., TN (J Hulse)
March 25, 2002 Cabbage White (2)
Falcate Orange Tip (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Clouded Sulphur - 1
Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Spring Azure (13)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Hemlock Landing Regional Park in Fairfax Co., VA (H Pavulaan, S Pavulaan, B Pavulaan)
March 24, 2002 Large Marble (1) San Mateo, San Mateo County, CA (B Kirshner)
March 24, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Falcate Orangetip (8)
Olympia Marble (11)
Spring Azure (12)
Question Mark (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Lake Catherine State Park, Hot Spring Co, AR (M. White)
March 24, 2002 Checkered White (1) Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens Co. NY(T McKinney)
March 24, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx, NY (T Fiore & K Wallstrom)
March 24, 2002 Orange Sulphur (1)
American Copper (1)
Cape May State Park, Cape May County, NJ (J Kerr, S Ziegler, & T Boyle)
March 24, 2002 Mourning Cloak (1) Jenny Jump State Forest, Hope, NJ ( J Flynn, L Flynn )
March 24, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (16)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Falcate Orangetip (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (8)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Question Mark (3)
American Lady (2)
Goatweed Leafwing (2)
Silver Spotted Skipper (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (30+)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Tuscaloosa Co., AL (V Charny)
March 23, 2002 California Tortoiseshell (1) Harberview/Howarth Park, Everett, WA (Rednax)
March 23, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (5-8)
Zebra Swallowtail (100+)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (fairly common)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (common)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (fairly common)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (few)
Olive Hairstreak (3-4)
Frosted Elfin (4)
Eastern Pine Elfin (3)
American Snout (1)
Pearl Crescent (fairly common)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Goatweed Leafwing (fairly common)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (fairly common)
Monarch (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (fairly common)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (4-6)
Swarthy Skipper (2)
Sachem (1)
Kirby State Forest, of Warren, Tyler Co., TX (R Wauer, E Knudson, C Bordelon)
March 23, 2002 Double-dotted Skipper Laguna Atascosa NWR, Rio Hondo, Cameron Co., TX (G Carter)
March 23, 2002 Clouded Sulphur (1) Cookeville, Putnam County, TN (G, J, H, & J Hulse)
March 23, 2002 Eastern Pine Elfin (1) Heislerville W.M.A., Cumberland Co., NJ (B.Roberts)
March 23, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (11)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Palamedes Swallowtail (48)
Southern Dogface (2)
Little Yellow (6)
Barred Yellow (4)
Cloudless Sulphur (60)
Little Metalmark (2)
Gulf Fritillary (9)
Phaon Crescent (5)
Common Buckeye (6)
Viola's Wood-Satyr (31)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Northern Cloudywing (18)
Southern Cloudywing (2)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Sleepy Duskywing (35)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Whirlabout (2)
Dotted Skipper (1)
Ocala National Forest, Marion Co., FL (B Ahern)
March 22, 2002 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spring Azure (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (1)
Carolina Satyr (20+)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Monarch (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, Baton Rouge, LA (M. White)
March 21, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (28)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (1)
Falcate Orangetip (19)
Orange Sulphur (9)
Southern Dogface (2)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (3)
Gray Hairstreak (11)
Fatal Metalmark (1)
Rounded Metalmark (12)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (18)
Bordered Patch (1) (first March record)
Silvery Checkerspot (1) (fourth county record)
Texan Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (3)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (27)
Monarch (7)
Funereal Duskywing (8)
Common Checkered-Skipper (33)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Southern Skipperling (8)
Fiery Skipper (40)
Sachem (2)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1) (first March record)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
March 21, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (fairly common)
Zebra Swallowtail (fairly common)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (common)
Spicebush Swallowtail (fairly common)
Palamedes Swallowtail (8)
Flacate Orangetip (8)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Frosted Elfin (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (4)
American Snout (1)
Pearl Crescent (fairly common)
Question Mark (2)
American Lady (3)
Red Admiral (3)
Goatweed Leafwing (abundant)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Carolina Satyr (abundant)
Little Wood-Satyr (8)
Monarch (4)
Juvenal's Duskywing (few)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Funereal Duskywing (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (fairly common)
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Sachem (1)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (3)
Big Creek Scenic Area, San Jacinto Co., TX (R Wauer)
March 21, 2002 Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Texan Crescent (6)
Southern Pearly-Eye (1)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Yucca Giant Skipper (1) (photos)
Chattahoochee Nature Park, Gadsden Co., FL (L & B Cooper)
March 21, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (10)
Palamedes Swallowtail (19)
Great Southern White (7)
Little Yellow (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Little Metalmark (22)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Phaon Crescent (9)
Pearl Crescent (4)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (5)
Carolina Satyr (12)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (5)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (28)
Delaware Skipper (4)
Twin-Spot Skipper (5)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Aaron's Skipper (3)
Palatka Skipper (2)
Palmetto Skipper (5)
Monk Skipper (3)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, Okeechobee Co., FL (B Ahern, T Adams)
March 20, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (4)
Mustard White (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Large Marble (7)
Sara Orangetip (8)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Spring Azure (25)
Silvery Blue (17)
Mylitta Crescent (3)
Satyr Comma (1)
California Tortoiseshell (3)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (4)
Common Ringlet (1)
Monarch (1)
Tilden and Wildcat Canyon Regional Parks Contra Costa Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 20, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (7)
Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (4)
Cloudless Sulphur (17)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Texan Crescent (12)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Southern Pearly-Eye (2)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Carolina Satyr (15)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (1)
Torreya State Park, Liberty Co., FL (L & B Cooper)
March 19, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (16)
Zebra Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (20)
Barred Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
American Snout (4)
Silvery Checkerspot (2)
Texan Crescent (3)
Pearl Crescent (48)
Question Mark (3)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (4)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Purple (1)
Carolina Satyr (25)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (5)
Zarucco Duskywing (5)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Sachem (1)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (2)
Florida Caverns State Park, Jackson Co., FL (L & B Cooper)
March 18, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (46)
Zebra Swallowtail (52)
Giant Swallowtail (8)
Palamedes Swallowtail (17)
Checkered White (5)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Barred Yellow (2)
Red-Banded Hairstreak (1)
Gulf Fritillary (8)
Phaon Crescent (20)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Admiral (7)
American Lady (6)
Common Buckeye (3)
Queen (1)
Horace's Duskywing (15)
Fiery Skipper (27)
Whirlabout (14)
Sachem (2)
Croom tract of the Withlacoochee State Forest, Hernando Co., FL (B Ahern)
March 17, 2002 Double-dotted Skipper Rangerville, Cameron Co., TX (T Fuller)
March 16, 2002 Cabbage White (2)
Brown Elfin (1)
Moss' Elfin (3)
Spring Azure (1)
Silvery Blue (1)
West Coast Lady (1)
Mt. San Bruno State and County Park, San Mateo Co.,CA (San Francisco Bay Area Chapter NABA, W Berger, K Glaser, B Kirshner, A Helton, L Helton, N McMahon, J Hall)
March 16, 2002 Falcate Orangetip (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (5)
Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (5)
Bankhead Forest, AL (D Bradford, N Piper)
March 16, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (69)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (18)
Checkered White (2)
Great Southern White (7)
Cloudless Sulphur (7)
Barred Yellow (2)
Little Yellow (9)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Little Metalmark (11)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Zebra Heliconian (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (18)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (7)
White Peacock (2)
Viceroy (6)
Carolina Satyr (51)
Georgia Satyr (3)
Monarch (2)
Queen (1)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Neamathla Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (25)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (18)
Sachem (2)
Delaware Skipper (11)
Aaron's Skipper (6)
Palmetto Skipper (2)
Palatka Skipper (1)
Berry's Skipper (1)
Monk Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (4)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, Okeechobee Co., FL (L & B Cooper)
March 15, 2002 Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1) (overwintered) Walton, Delaware Co., NY (K Hansen)
March 15, 2002 Cabbage White (2) Richmond Valley, Staten Island, NY (B Benner)
March 15, 2002 Spring Azure (1) Ogdensburg Sussex Co., NJ (P Grannis)
March 15, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (11)
Elfin sp. (2)
Spring Azure (17)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Cumberland Co. NJ (J DiOrio)
March 14, 2002 Anise Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Bramble Hairstreak (9)
Moss' Elfin 3)
Spring Azure (1)
California Tortoiseshell (2)
American Lady (1)
West Coast Lady (1)
Mt. San Bruno State and County Park, San Mateo Co.,CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 14, 2002 Zilpa Longtail Santa Ana NWR, TX (E Thompson)
March 14, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (fairly common)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (4)
Checkered White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (2)
Orange Sulphur (common)
Southern Dogface (fairly common)
Little Yellow (4-5)
Dainty Sulphur (common)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Western Pygmy-Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (20+)
Rounded Metalmark (2)
Variegated Fritillary (common)
Bordered Patch (fairly common)
Vesta Crescent (common to abundant)
Phaon Crescent (fairly common)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (5)
Common Buckeye (4)
Queen (1)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (4)
Funereal Duskywing (fairly common)
White/Common Checkered-Skipper (common)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Common Sootywing (2)
Southern Skipperling (10)
Fiery Skipper (abundant)
Whirlabout (3-4)
Sachem (abundant)
Nysa Roadside-Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (4-5)
Kingsville, TX (R Wauer)
March 14, 2002 Monarch (1)(1st of the year) Montgomery, TX (D Cabiness)
March 14, 2002 Falcate Orangetip (1) (male) Cookeville, Putnam Co., TN (J Hulse)
March 14, 2002 Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Falcate Orangetip (12)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Spring Azure (2)
Question Mark (2)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Narrows of the Harpeth, Cheatham Co., TN P Casteel, R Venable)
March 14, 2002 Eastern Comma (9)
Mourning Cloak (17)
Compton Tortoiseshell (10)
Hook Mt. & Mt. Ivy, Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
March 14, 2002 Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, Topsfield MA (F Goodwin)
March 14, 2002 Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
State Game Lands 141, Carbon County, PA (A Gregory)
March 14, 2002 Clouded Sulphur (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (2)
Hazle Township, Luzerne Co., PA (A Gregory)
March 14, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Comma sp. (1)
Mourning Cloak (9)
Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, NJ (M Diederich)
March 14, 2002 Spring Azure (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Robbinstown Road, Cumberland County, NJ (C Sutton)
March 14, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (8)
Montclair, NJ (A Baytas)
March 14, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Spring Azure (1)
Silvery Blue (1)
Mourning Cloak (4)
North Creek, Botetourt County, VA (B. Kinzie)
March 14, 2002 Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Sulphur sp. (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Washington, DC (E Raun)
March 14, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (4)
Zebra Swallowtail (15)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (14)
Southern Dogface (1)
Little Yellow (1)
Barred Yellow (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (25)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Red-Banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Red Admiral (1)
Carolina Satyr (8)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (1)
Long-Tailed Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Thorybes sp. (1)
Horace's Duskywing (23)
Sleepy Duskywing (35)
Zarucco Duskywing (4)
Ocala National Forest, Marion Co., FL (B Ahern, T Adams)
March 13, 2002 Xami Hairstreak Loma Alta, Cameron Co., TX, (D Hanson)
March 13, 2002 Olive-clouded Skipper Sabal Palm Grove - Cameron Co., TX (D Hanson)
March 13, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (1)
Falcate Orangetip (2) (McMullen Co.)
Orange Sulphur (fairly common)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Dainty Sulphur (fairly common)
Henry's Elfin (1) (McMullen Co.)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Rounded Metalmark (1)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (common) (the most numerous species)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Admiral (common)
Common Buckeye (1)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Texas Powdered-Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (fairly common)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Southern Skipperling (3)
Fiery Skipper (fairly common)
Whirlabout (1)
Sachem (2)
Nysa Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Choke Canyon State Park, TX (R Wauer)
March 12, 2002 Common Streaky-Skipper Laguna Atascosa NWR, Rio Hondo, Cameron Co., TX (E Thompson)
March 11, 2002 Clytie Ministreak Clytie Ministreak, Sabal Palm Grove, Cameron Co., TX (D Hanson)
March 11, 2002 Falcate Orangetip (1)(male) Brentwood TN (N Garden)
March 11, 2002 Orange Sulphur (1) Cape May State Park, Cape May County, NJ (J Dowdell)
March 11, 2002 Cabbage White (1) Herndon, VA (S Pavulaan)
March 10, 2002 Zebra Swallowtail
Spring Azure
Question Mark
Juvenal's Duskywing
South of Birmingham, Bibb Co., AL (V Charny)
March 9, 2002 Sagebrush Checkerspot (1) (early)
Mourning Cloak (1)
S. Valley, Bernalillo Co., NM (C Rustay)
March 9, 2002 Xami Hairstreak Xami Hairstreak, Loma Preserve Boca Chica Hwy, Cameron Co., TX
March 9, 2002 Red Admiral (1) (early record in NY) Sunken Meadow State Park, Suffolk Co., NY (O Blanchard)
March 9, 2002 Cabbage White (1) Allegheny Co., PA (C Lehman)
March 9, 2002 Clouded Sulphur (1) Higbee Beach, Cape May County, NJ (F Tetlow)
March 9, 2002 Mourning Cloak (9) West Cape May, Cape May County, NJ (D Heden)
March 9, 2002 Cabbage White (1) Goshen, Cape May County, NJ (P Sutton)
March 9, 2002 Mourning Cloak (15) Mills Reservation, Essex Co., NJ (A Baytas)
March 8, 2002 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Mustard White (1)
Large Marble (2)
Sara Orangetip (3)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (5)
Silvery Blue (12)
Mylitta Crescent (2)
Satyr Comma (2)
California Tortoiseshell (2)
Common Buckeye (4)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tilden and Wildcat Canyon Regional Parks Contra Costa Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 8, 2002 Mourning Cloak (1) Perseverance Barrens, Harrison Co., IN (G Oskay)
March 8, 2002 Question Mark (3)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Belleplain State Forest, Cape May County, NJ (C & P Sutton)
March 8, 2002 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (13)
Spring Azure (1) (fresh)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Cumberland Co., NJ ( J. DiOrio)
March 8, 2002 Henry`s Elfin (1)
Spring Azure (4)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Heislerville W.M.A., Cumberland Co., NJ (B Roberts)
March 8, 2002 Orange Sulphur (1) (worn) Reston, Fairfax Co., VA (H Pavulaan)
March 8, 2002 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (1) (fresh looking bright yellow male)
Orange Sulphur (2) (fresh)
Red Admiral (1)
Herndon, Fairfax Co., VA (H Pavulaan)
March 7, 2002 Fawn-spotted Skipper Camp Lula Sams, Brownsville, Cameron Co., TX (D Hanson)
March 7, 2002 Blue Metalmark Sabal Palm Grove, Brownsville, Cameron Co., TX (D Hanson)
March 7, 2002 Eastern Comma (1) Allegheny Co., PA (C Lehman)
March 7, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Woodpecker Ridge Nature Center, Botetourt County, VA (B. Kinzie)
March 7, 2002 Black Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Barred Yellow (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Zebra Heliconian (2)
Red Admiral (25)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Queen (3)
Whirlabout (1)
Saddle Creek Park, Polk Co., FL (B Ahern)
March 6, 2002 Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (14) (1 white form female)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Cumberland Co., NJ ( J. DiOrio)
March 3, 2002 Kamehameha Lady Kipuka Puaulu, Hawaii (J Snyder)
March 3, 2002 Anise Swallowtail (3)
Bramble Hairstreak (2)
Brown Elfin (2)
Spring Azure (3)
California Tortoiseshell (25+)
San Bruno Mountain Park, San Mateo Co., CA (B Kirshner)
March 2, 2002 Fawn-spotted Skipper Sabal Palm Grove, Cameron Co., TX (G Carter)
March 1, 2002 Anise Swallowtail (1)
Mustard White (8)
Cabbage White (1)
Large Marble (5)
Sara Orangetip (15)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Bramble Hairstreak (1)
Sonoran Blue (1) (female)
Silvery Blue (10)
Acmon Blue (3)
Mylitta Crescent (2)
California Tortoiseshell (9)
Common Buckeye (2)
Propertius Duskywing (4)
Sunol Regional Park, Alameda County, CA (J Hall, D Edwards)


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