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October 31, 2001 Monarch (1) Lake Park, Milwaukee, WI (P Fojut)
October 31, 2001 Sachem (3) (freshly emerged "cold-weather form" males) Herndon, VA (H Pavulaan)
October 30, 2001 White M Hairstreak (1) Cape May Point, Cape May County, NJ (P Bacinski)
October 30, 2001 Orange Sulphur Smithsonian's Natural History Museum butterfly garden, Washington, DC (E Raun)
October 29, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (fairly common)
Checkered White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (common)
Cloudless Sulphur (common)
Little Yellow (fairly common)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Dainty Sulphur (fairly common)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (2)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
American Snout (2)
Gulf Fritillary (common)
Julia Heliconian (1) (photographed in Burleson Co.)
Variegated Fritillary (fairly common)
Texan Crescent (6)
Phaon Crescent (5)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (2)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (4)
Red Admiral (fairly common) (some very fresh)
Common Buckeye (common)
Common Mestra (1)
Monarch (95+) (45+ in Washington Co. & 50+ in Burleson Co.)
Queen (1)
White-striped Longtail (1) (photographed in Washington Co.)
Long-tailed Skipper (1) (photographed in Burleson Co.)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (5)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (common)
Fiery Skipper (common)
Whirlabout (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (common)
Dun Skipper (1)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (fairly common)
Ocola Skipper (fairly common)
Lake Somerville Area, Washington & Burleson Cos, TX (R Wauer)
October 29, 2001 White M Hairstreak (1) Cape May Point State Park, Cape May County, NJ (P Sutton)
October 29, 2001 Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Sachem (2)
Herndon, VA (H Pavulaan)
October 28, 2001 Checkered White (2)
Yellow sp. (1)
Dainty Sulphur (10) (most were very fresh)
Western Pygmy-Blue (5)
Marine Blue (3)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Common Buckeye (6) (fresh)
Tropical Buckeye (1) (very fresh)
River Park, Los Lunas, Valencia Co. NM (C. Rustay)
October 28, 2001 Orange Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (fairly common)
Phaon Crescent (2)
Pearl Crescent (common)
Red Admiral (6)
Common Buckeye (2)
Goatweed Leafwing (3)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Carolina Satyr (abundant)
Monarch (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (fairly common)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Sam Houston NF, Montegomery and Walker Cos., TX (R Wauer)
October 28, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Butterfly Garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 28, 2001 Painted Lady (2) (fresh male and female)
Sachem (male)
Herndon, VA (H Pavulaan)
October 28, 2001 Checkered White (2)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Common Sulphur (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (4)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Variegated Fritillary (34)
Pearl Crescent (8)
American Lady (3)
Painted Lady (8)
Common Buckeye (77)
Common Checkered-Skipper (59)
Fiery Skipper (47)
Key Cave, Lauderdale Co., AL (N Piper)
October 27, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Sachem (1) (female)
Butterfly Garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 27, 2001 Common Sulphur (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Viceroy (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Colbert Co., AL (D Bradford, N Piper)
October 26, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Checkered White (1)
Orange Sulphur (common)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (8)
Large Orange Sulphur (1)
Little Yellow (fairly common)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (6)
Gray Hairstreak (fairly common)
American Snout (5)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Julia Heliconian (3)
Texan Crescent (fairly common)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (common)
Pearly Crescent (abundant)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (fairly common)
Common Buckeye (1)
Hackberry Butterfly (2)
Empress Leilia (2)
Tawny Emperor (abundant)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Monarch (1)
Queen (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (fairly common)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Julia Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (common)
Fiery Skipper (common)
Sachem (fairly common)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (6)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Palmetto State Park area, Gonzales Co., TX (R Wauer)
October 26, 2001 Red Admiral (1) Lauderdale County, AL (N Piper)
October 25, 2001 Ruby-spotted Swallowtail
Giant White
Purple-Washed Skipper
Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (E Thompson)
October 25, 2001 Crimson Patch Valley Nature Center, Weslaco, Hidalgo Co., TX (E Thompson)
October 25, 2001 Mimosa Skipper Sabal Palm Sanctuary, Brownsville, Cameron Co., TX (E Thompson)
October 25, 2001 Cabbage White (6)
American Lady (1)
Monarch (4)
Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (M Diederich)
October 24, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (5)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (26)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Large Orange Sulphur (2)
Lyside Sulphur (3)
Little Yellow (22)
Dainty Sulphur (4)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (28)
Ceraunus Blue (11)
Reakirt's Blue (2)
Rounded Metalmark (1)
American Snout (36)
Gulf Fritillary (14)
Variegated Fritillary (17)
Question Mark (1) very fresh
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (9)
Red Admiral (6)
Common Buckeye (24)
Hackberry Emperor (6)
Tawny Emperor (68)
Monarch (10)
Queen (4)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Coyote Cloudywing (3)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Southern Skipperling (9)
Fiery Skipper (100)
Sachem (42)
Eufala Skipper (36)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (2)
Dewitt County, TX (D Muschalek)
October 24, 2001 Monarch (1) Cornwall-On-The-Hudson, Orange Co., NY (K Keating)
October 24, 2001 Cabbage White (1) Culinary Institute of America (CIA) Campus, Hyde Park, Dutchess Co., NY (K Keating)
October 24, 2001 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Gray Hairstreak
Pearl Crescent
American Lady
Painted Lady
Red Admiral
Monarch
Manhattan, NY (B Grosek)
October 24, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Monarch (1)
Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (M Diederich)
October 24, 2001 Checkered White (3) (all in good condition)
Cabbage White (12+)
Orange Sulphur (35+)
Gray Hairstreak (1) (in good condition; in Community Gardens)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1) (seen at nearby Ft.Tilden unit of Gateway NRA)
Red Admiral (3)
American Lady (2)
Painted Lady (1)
Monarch (85+) (many nectaring on various wild & garden flowers)
Common Checkered Skipper (5+) (all in good condition)
Sachem (1) (female,in good condition, on Zinnias in C.Gardens)
Floyd Bennett Field, Gateway National Recreation Area, Brooklyn, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
October 24, 2001 Orange Sulphur (many)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
American Lady (many)
Painted Lady (many)
Red Admiral (many)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (many)
Linwood, Atlantic County, NJ (G Bassett)
October 24, 2001 Sleepy Orange (1) (female) Maurice River Butterfly Preserve and Botanical Gardens, Cumberland Co. NJ (J.DiOrio)
October 24, 2001 Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Monarch (1) (nectaring on goldenrod)
Frederick Rd., Conyngham, Luzerne Co. PA (A Gregory)
October 24, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (1)
Baltimore, MD (J Wilkinson)
October 23, 2001 Orange Sulphur (1)
Questionmark ? (1)
Ward Pound Ridge, Westchester, NY (M Diederich)
October 23, 2001 Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Question Mark (1)
Monarch (2) (one nectaring on goldenrod)
Frederick Rd., Conyngham, Luzerne Co., PA (A Gregory)
October 23, 2001 Brazilian Skipper (1) Cape May Point, Cape May County, NJ (M O'Brien)
October 22, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (10)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Southern Dogface (7)
Lyside Sulphur (24)
Little Yellow (45)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Gray Hairstreak (14)
LACEY'S SCRUB-HAIRSTREAK (5) (all very fresh)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Western Pygmy-Blue (116) (in Marsh)
Ceraunus Blue (26)
Rounded Metalmark (5)
American Snout (450)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Variegated Fritillary (14)
Theona Checkerspot (1)
Bordered Patch (10)
Texan Crescent (1)
Vesta Crescent (30)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (8)
White Peacock (12)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Tawny Emperor (135)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Monarch (3)
Queen (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Mazan's Scallopwing (3)
Sickle-Winged Skipper (48)
White-patched Skipper (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (10)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (4)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (14)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Southern Skipperling (4)
Fiery Skipper (16)
Whirlabout (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (3)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (3)
Eufala Skipper (6)
Obscure Skipper (14)
Ocola Skipper (10)
Hazel Bazemore Park, Nueces County,TX (D Muschalek)
October 22, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (fairly common)
Black Swallowtail (few)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Large Orange Sulphur (few)
Lyside Sulphur (common)
Little Yellow (fairly common)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Dainty Sulphur (fairly common)
Gray Hairstreak (few)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (4)
Western Pygmy-Blue (2)
Ceraunus Blue (common)
Rounded Metalmark (3)
American Snout (abundant)
Gulf Fritillary (few)
Variegated Fritillary (4)
Theona Checkerspot (fairly common)
Bordered Patch (common)
Elada Checkerspot (4)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (common)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (4)
Tropical Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (5)
Common Mestra (fairly common)
Empress Leilia (fairly common)
Tawny Emperor (fairly common)
Monarch (12)
Queen (fairly common)
Common Checkered-Skipper (few)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Southern Skipperling (fairly common)
Fiery Skipper (fairly common)
Whirlabout (1)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (5)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (fairly common)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Choke Canyon State Park, McMullen and Live Oak Cos., TX (R Wauer)
October 22, 2001 Xami Hairstreak
Hammock Skipper
Olive-clouded Skipper
Laguna Vista, Cameron Co., TX (E Thompson)
October 22, 2001 Cabbage White (32)
Clouded Sulphur (41)
Orange Sulphur (38)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Meadow Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (6)
Painted Lady (1)
Monarch (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Youghiogheny River Trail, Westmoreland Co., PA (C Lehman)
October 22, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (9)
American Copper (1)
Red Admiral (4)
Monarch (13)
Fiery Skipper (1) (female)
Sandy Hook, Gateway National Recreational Area, Monmouth Co., NJ (K Keating)
October 22, 2001 Orange Sulphur (11)
Question Mark (9)
American Lady (2)
Painted Lady (10)
Question Mark (2)
Red Admiral (100`s)
Monarch (100`s)
Long Beach Island, Ocean County NJ (J DiOrio, (S DiOrio)
October 22, 2001 American Copper (1)
Painted Lady (many)
Red Admiral (many)
Cape May Point State Park, Cape May County, NJ (L Zemaitis)
October 21-24, 2001 Ruddy Daggerwing Valley Nature Center, Weslaco, Hidalgo Co., TX (E Thompson, many others)
October 21 2001 Clouded Sulphur (6) Waushara, Co., WI (M Reese)
October 21, 2001 Common Buckeye (1) Wonderland Camp, Camp Lake, Kenosha, WI (P Fojut)
October 21 2001 Clouded Sulphur Dorchester Park, Whitney Point, NY (B Grosek)
October 21, 2001 Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (15)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
American Copper (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (4)
Painted Lady (7)
Red Admiral (9)
Monarch (14)
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)
Sachem (3)
Marice River Butterfly Preserve and Botanical Gardens, Cumberland County, NJ ( J. DiOrio)
October 21, 2001 Orange Sulphur (many)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Little Yellow (3)
Gray Hairstreak (1 worn)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (few)
Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (many)
Common Buckeye (many)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Least Skipper (1)
Dividing Creek, Cumberland County, NJ (B Barber)
October 21, 2001 Eastern Tailed-Blue (1) West Cape May, Cape May County, NJ (L Zemaitis)
October 21, 2001 Cloudless Sulphur (1) Sperryville, Rappahannock Co., VA (H Pavulaan))
October 21, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (28)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Question Mark (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Monarch (11)
Common Checkered-Skipper (6)
Sachem (2)
Woodpecker Ridge Nature Center, Botetourt Co., VA (B. Kinzie)
October 20-23, 2001 Cabbage White (many)
Orange Sulphur (many)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (many)
Red Admiral (many)
Monarch (many)
Cape May Point, Cape May, NJ (K Parker)
October 20, 2001 Viceroy (1) Cape May Point, Cape May, NJ (L Zemaitis)
October 20, 2001 Variegated Fritillary (1) Cape May Point State Park, Cape May, NJ (L Zemaitis)
October 20, 2001 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1) (worn male)
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (1) (winter form)
Pearl Crescent (1) (female)
Painted Lady (2)
Sachem (2) (male and female)
Fiery Skipper (1) (male)
Butterfly garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 20, 2001 Cabbage White (8)
Orange Sulphur (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (20+)
Little Yellow (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (2) (one drying its wings after just emerging from its chrysalis!)
Common Checkered Skipper (3)
Sachem (25+)
Sterling, Loudoun Co., VA (H Pavulaan)
October 20, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (15)
Cloudless Sulphur (8)
Little Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (50)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2) (see note at bottom)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (20)
American Lady (15)
Painted Lady (8)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (5)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (10)
Fiery Skipper (10)
Crossline Skipper (2)
Little Glassywing (1)
Sachem (5)
Yehl Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (6)
Wake Co., NC (J Pippen, H LeGrand)
October 20, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (7)
Little Yellow (5)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4))
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (30)
Question Mark (1)
American Lady (15)
Painted Lady (8)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (20)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (5)
Clouded Skipper (20)
Fiery Skipper (20)
Leonard's Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (4)
Whirlabout (1)
Sachem (15)
Yehl Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (10)
Chatham Co., NC (J Pippen, H LeGrand)
October 20, 2001 Variegated Fritillary
Silvery Checkerspot
Painted Lady
Common Buckeye
Monarch
Common Checkered-Skipper
Fiery Skipper
Common Roadside-Skipper
Key Cave, Lauderdale Co., AL (N Piper)
October 19, 2001 Orange Sulphur (1) (fresh) South of Hume, SK (J Whitell)
October 19, 2001 Cabbage White (5)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Monarch (3) (one nectaring)
Conyngham, Luzerne Co., PA (A Gregory)
October 19, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Monarch (4)
Macadan Road south approx. (1) mile, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (M Diederich)
October 19, 2001 Cabbage White (9)
Clouded Sulphur (8)
Orange Sulphur (19)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (19)
Monarch (49)
Sandy Hook, Gateway National Recreational Area, Monmouth Co., NJ (K Keating)
October 19, 2001 Sachem (2) Herndon, Fairfax Co., VA (H Pavulaan)
October 19, 2001 Giant Swallowtail (1)
Little Yellow (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (6)
Eastern Pygmy-Blue (8)
Cassius Blue (20)
Ceraunus Blue (7)
Gulf Fritillary (12)
Phaon Crescent (40+)
Red Admiral (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Mangrove Buckeye (4)
White Peacock (60+)
Monarch (6)
Mangrove Skipper (4)
Long-tailed Skipper (13)
Least Skipper (1)
Obscure Skipper (10)
Osprey and Pelican Trail at Honeymoon Island SRA, Pinellas Co., FL (B Ahern)
October 19, 2001 Black Swallowtail (7)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (7)
Great Southern White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (35)
Barred Yellow (12)
Little Yellow (12)
Sleepy Orange (36)
Red-banded Hairstreak (6)
Little Metalmark (9)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Zebra Heliconian (6)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Common Buckeye (2)
White Peacock (60)
Viceroy (17)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (88)
Monarch (1)
Queen (11)
Long-tailed Skipper (8)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Horace's Duskywing (5)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (19)
Least Skipper (1)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Whirlabout (5)
Southern Broken-Dash (5)
Delaware Skipper (2)
PALMETTO SKIPPER (2) (1 fresh male; 1 fresh female)
PALATKA SKIPPER (1)
BERRY'S SKIPPER (1) (worn male)
Twin-spot Skipper (2)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (20)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, Okeechobee Co., FL (L Cooper, B Cooper)
October 18, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (8)
Orange Sulphur (15)
Acmon Blue (4)
Field Crescent (6)
Mylitta Crescent (16)
California Tortoiseshell (3)
Painted Lady (2)
West Coast Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (25)
California Sister (2)
Common Ringlet (20)
Common Checkered-Skipper (7)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Woodland Skipper (11)
Umber Skipper (60)
Tilden and Wildcat Canyon Regional Parks, Contra Costa Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
October 18, 2001 Red Admiral (2)
Monarch (3)
Sandy Hook, Gateway National Recreational Area, Monmouth Co., NJ (K Keating)
October 18, 2001 Sachem (6) (3 pairs) Herndon, VA (H Pavulaan)
October 17, 2001 Monarch (47) South on Macadam Rd., Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, NJ (M Diederich)
October 16, 2001 Black Swallowtail (1) (photographed)
Cabbage White (9)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Thompson Park, Lincroft, Monmouth County, NJ (K Keating)
October 16, 2001 Monarch (7) Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, NJ (M Diederich)
October 15, 2001 Checkered White (2)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Little Yellow (10)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (8)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (15)
Phaon Crescent (5)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (2)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
Hackberry Emperor (10)
Tawny Emperor (10)
Monarch (4)
Queen (3)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Sachem (2)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Heard Museum, Collin Co., TX (L. Bruce)
October 15, 2001 Orange Sulphur (1) Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, NJ (M Diederich)
October 15, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (7)
Giant Swallowtail (6)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Palamedes Swallowtail (3)
Southern Dogface (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (165)
Barred Yellow (157)
Little Yellow (17)
Sleepy Orange (47)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (4)
Gulf Fritillary (193)
Zebra Heliconian (17)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Phaon Crescent (35)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (1)
Common Buckeye (12)
White Peacock (4)
Red-spotted Purple (1)
Viceroy (4)
Hackberry Emperor (4)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Queen (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (461)
Dorantes Longtail (28)
Horace's Duskywing (20)
Zarucco Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (18)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (43)
Whirlabout (48)
Southern Broken-Dash (12)
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Sachem (14)
Ocola Skipper (11)
Withlacoochee State Trail, Pasco, Hernando, Citrus Cos. , FL (L Cooper, B Cooper)
October 14, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Great Southern White (6-7)
Cloudless Sulphur (5-6)
Orange-barred Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (abundant)
Dainty Sulphur (fairly common)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Western Pygmy-Blue (fairly common)
Ceraunus Blue (abundant)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (1)
Rounded Metalmark (common)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (7-8)
Phaon Crescent (6-7)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (fairly common)
Tropical Buckeye (6-7) (all on paved roads)
Monarch (6) (one egg-laying on milkweed)
Queen (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Sickle-winged Skipper (fairly common)
False Duskywing (5)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (common)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Laviana White-Skipper (fairly common)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (few)
Fiery Skipper (fairly common)
Whirlabout (2
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Sachem (1)
Dun Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1)
Obscure Skipper (fairly common)
Ocola Skipper (5)
Magic Ridge and Indianola, Calhoun Co., TX (R Wauer)
October 14, 2001 Clouded Sulphur
Cloudless Sulphur (25 or more)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Gulf Fritillary (20)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Silvery Checkerspot (3)
Pearly Crescentspot (10)
Question Mark (5)
Painted Lady (4)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (20 or more)
Viceroy (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (30 or more)
Whirlabout
Southern Broken-Dash
Delaware Skipper
County Road 188 and Waterloo, Lauderdale Co., AL (D Bradford, N Piper)
October 13, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Large Orange Sulphur (several)
Lyside Sulphur (numerous)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (several)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Red-Bordered Metalmark (several)
American Snout (clouds)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Phaon Crescent (several)
Pearl Crescent (several)
White Peacock (1)
Mexican Bluewing (1)
Emperor sp. (numerous) (Tawny or Leilia, not sure, maybe both)
Queen (numerous)
Bentson-Rio SP, Hidalgo Co., TX (C Marks)
October 13, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Checkered White (1)
Lyside Sulphur (numerous)
Little Yellow (4)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Bordered Patch (several)
Vesta Crescent (several)
Phaon Crescent (several)
Queen (numerous)
Lucy's Garden in Mission, TX (C Marks)
October 13, 2001 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Monarch
Livingston County, NY (B Grosek)
October 13, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Monarch (6)
Soccer Field, Kings Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
October 13, 2001 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1) (fresh)
Cabbage White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Lady sp (1)
Monarch (2+)
Sachem (2)
butterfly garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun, Washington Area Butterfly Club)
October 12, 2001 Orange Sulphur (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Little Yellow (12)
Gray Hairstreak (10)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (2)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (5)
Hackberry Emperor (3)
Monarch (11)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Whirlabout (1)
Sachem (3)
Dun Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Plano, Collin Co. TX (L. Bruce)
October 12, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (several)
Great Southern White (1)
Southern Dogface (several)
Large Orange Sulphur (several)
Lyside Sulphur (several)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (2)
Western Pigmy-Blue (2)
Ceraunus Blue (several)
Red-bordered Metalmark (2)
American Snout (numerous)
Gulf Fritillary (several)
Mexican Fritillary (2)
Bordered Patch (several)
Elada Checkerspot (numerous)
Phaon Crescent (3)
White Peacock (2)
Monarch (1)
Queen (numerous)
Valley Nature Center, Weslaco, TX (C Marks)
October 12-13, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (several)
Giant Swallowtail (numerous)
Ornythion Swallowtail? (2) (caterpillars near where a female was seen laying eggs last week)
Checkered White (1)
Great Southern White (2)
Southern Dogface (numerous)
Large Orange Sulphur (several)
Lyside Sulphur (numerous)
Mimosa Yellow (several)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Metalmarks (2) (Rounded or Fatal)
American Snout (100s)
Julia (3)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Mexican Fritillary (1)
Theona Checkerspot (numerous)
Bordered Patch (numerous)
Elada Checkerspot (numerous)
Texas Crescent (several)
Phaon Crescent (2)
Painted Lady (5)
Red Admiral (3)
Buckeye (1)
White Peacock (3)
Mexican Bluewing (9)
Common Mestra (numerous)
Tropical Leafwing (7)
Emperor sp. (numerous) (Tawny or Leilia, or both)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Monarch (7)
Queen (numerous)
Soldier (1)
White-striped Longtail (common)
Brown Longtail (common)
Santa Ana Natural Wildlife Refuge, Hidalgo, Co., TX (C Marks)
October 12, 2001 Giant Swallowtail (3)
Great Southern White (2)
Southern Dogface (2-3)
Yellow Angled Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (numerous)
Orange-barred Sulphur (3)
Large Orange Sulphur (numerous)
Lyside Sulphur (several)
Boisduval's Yellow (3)
Little Yellow (several)
Mimosa Yellow (several)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Western Pigmy-Blue (5)
Ceraunus Blue (4)
American Snout (hundreds)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Bordered Patch (2)
White Peacock (several)
Rio Rico Rd., Hidalgo Co., TX (C Marks)
October 12, 2001 Monarch (2) Tree nursery, Sierra Chincua, Mexico (J Velazquez)
October 12, 2001 Cabbage White (7)
Orange Sulphur (3)
American Lady (1)(very worn)
Painted Lady (fresh)
Sachem (2)
Hartshorne Woods, Highlands, Monmouth Co., NJ (K Keating)
October 12, 2001 Orange Sulphur
Clouded Sulphur
Painted Lady
Monarch
Sachem
Fiery Skipper
Smithsonian Natural History Museum's butterfly garden, Washington, DC (E Raun)
October 12, 2001 Giant Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Barred Yellow (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Zebra Heliconian (5)
White Peacock (9)
Viceroy (5)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Queen (34)
HAYHURST'S SCALLOPWING (8)
Tropical Checkered Skipper (2)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Audubon's Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, FL (L Cooper, B Cooper)
October 11, 2001 Variegated Fritillary
Red Admiral
Weyburn, SK (M Bailey)
October 11, 2001 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (2)
American Lady (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Monarch (1)
Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary's Nature Garden, Topsfield MA (F Goodwin, D Savich)
October 11, 2001 Cabbage White (6)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Clouded/Orange Hybrid (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Wareing Field, Rockport MA, (F Goodwin, D Savich)
October 11, 2001 Mourning Cloak (1) Spring Rd. Butterfly Garden, Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
October 11, 2001 Cabbage White (8)
Orange Sulphur (21)
Pearl Crescent
Question Mark
Monarch
Common Checkered-Skipper
Fiery Skipper
Sachem (3)
Thompson Park, Lincroft, Monmouth Co., NJ (K Keating)
October 10, 2001 Giant Swallowtail
Great Southern White
Cloudless Sulphur
Dainty Sulphur
Little Yellow
Southern Dogface
Large Orange Sulphur
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Western Pygmy Blue
Ceraunus Blue
Red-bordered Metalmark
Fatal Metalmark
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary
Julia Heliconian
Phaon Crescent
Texan Crescent
Pearl Crescent
Bordered Patch
Red Admiral
White Peacock
Common Mestra
Queen
Brown Longtail
White-patched Skipper
Common Checkered-Skipper
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
Desert Checkered-Skipper
Laviana White-Skipper
Fiery Skipper
Whirlabout
Sachem
Clouded Skipper
Eufala Skipper
Valley Nature Center Park, Weslaco, TX (C Cate)
October 10, 2001 Cabbage White (15+)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (20+)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (6)
Red Admiral (2)
Wayne Twp., Greene Co., PA (A Gregory)
October 10, 2001 Red Admiral (1) South on Macadam Rd., Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, NJ (M Diederich)
October 9, 2001 Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Acmon Blue (10)
Mylitta Crescent (33)
Satyr Comma (1)
Painted Lady (12)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (12)
California Sister (8)
Common Ringlet (4)
Mournful Duskywing (20)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Woodland Skipper (35)
Umber Skipper (40)
Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve, San Mateo Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
October 9, 2001 Clouded Sulphur Weyburn Golf Course, Weyburn, SK (M Bailey)
October 9, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (42)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Southern Dogface (36)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Large Orange Sulphur (26)
Little Yellow (80)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Gray Hairstreak (32)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (1) (NEW FOR YEAR)
Ceraunus Blue (30)
Rounded Metalmark (5)
American Snout (38)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Red Admiral (18)
Common Buckeye (38)
Common Wood-Nymph (2) (NEW COUNTY RECORD)
Hackberry Emperor (6)
Tawny Emperor (5)
Monarch (1)
Queen (1)
Coyote Cloudywing (21)
Texas Powdered-Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Funereal Duskywing (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (8)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (8)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (4)
Dun Skipper (21)
Eufala Skipper (9)
Brazilian Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
October 9, 2001 Painted Lady (1)
Monarch (3)
Holiday Beach, Essex County, Ontario (B Learmonth)
October 8, 2001 Painted Lady (2) Seahurst Ave, Everett, WA (Rednax)
October 8, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail
Giant Swallowtail
Black Swallowtail
Great Southern White
Orange Sulphur
Southern Dogface
Cloudless Sulphur
Large Orange Sulphur
Little Yellow
Mimosa Yellow
Dainty Sulphur
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Western Pygmy-Blue
Ceraunus Blue
Red-bordered Metalmark
Fatal Metalmark
Rounded Metalmark
Red-bordered Pixie
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary
Julia Heliconian
Zebra Heliconian
Mexican Silverspot
Phaon Crescent
Vesta Crescent
Texan Crescent
Bordered Patch
Pearl Crescent
Red Admiral
White Peacock
Queen
Soldier
Brown Longtail
Two-barred Flasher
Funereal Duskywing
Common Checkered-Skipper
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
Desert Checkered-Skipper
Fiery Skipper
Sachem
Clouded Skipper
Eufala Skipper
Ocola Skipper
Frontera Audubon Thicket, Weslaco, TX (C Cate)
October 7, 2001 Giant Swallowtail
Black Swallowtail
Great Southern White
Orange Sulphur
Southern Dogface
Cloudless Sulphur
Large Orange Sulphur
Little Yellow
Mimosa Yellow
Dainty Sulphur
Dusky-blue Goundstreak
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Western Pygmy-Blue
Ceraunus Blue
Red-bordered Metalmark
Fatal Metalmark
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary
Julia Heliconian
Phaon Crescent
Texan Crescent
Bordered Patch
Pearl Crescent
Red Admiral
White Peacock
Common Mestra
Monarch
Queen
Dorantes Longtail
Brown Longtail
White-patched Skipper
Funereal Duskywing
Common Checkered-Skipper
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
Laviana White-Skipper
Fiery Skipper
Sachem
Southern Broken-Dash
Clouded Skipper
Eufala Skipper
Ocola Skipper
Guava Skipper
Valley Nature Center Park, Weslaco, TX (C Cate)
October 7, 2001 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (6)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Monarch (1)
Cherryhill Reservoir, Newbury MA (F Goodwin, W Tatro)
October 7, 2001 Checkered White
Common Sulphur (20)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Sleepy Orange (10)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12) (both male and female)
Gulf Fritillary (20)
Variegated Fritillary
Silvery Crescentspot
Pearly Crescentspot (20)
Question Mark
Painted Lady (several)
Buckeye (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper
Common Checkered-Skipper
Rose Trail, Colbert Co., AL (D Bradford, N Piper)
October 6, 2001 Giant Swallowtail (1) San Diego, CA (E Lucero)
October 5, 2001 Giant Swallowtail (1) San Diego, CA (E Lucero)
October 5, 2001 Checkered White (9)
Cabbage White (28)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (14)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Dainty Sulphur (13)
Western Pygmy-Blue (13)
Reakirt's Blue (6)
Acmon Blue (2) (fresh)
Bordered Patch (1)
Painted Crescent (11) (some quite worn)
Mylitta Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (12)
Tropical Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1) (worn)
California Sister (1)
Monarch (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Tropical Least Skipper (14)
Bosque del Apache NWR, Socorro Co. NM (C Rustay)
October 5, 2001 Cabbage White (5)
White sp. (1)
Question Mark (1)
American Lady (6)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (9)
Monarch (55+)
Sachem (3) (2 worn males, 1 very fresh female)
Snug Harbor, Staten Island, NY (B Benner)
October 5, 2001 Cabbage White (5)
Checkered White (3)
White sp. (5)
Orange Sulphur (14)
Clouded Sulphur (6)
Sulphur sp. (6)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
American Lady (15)
Painted Lady (12)
Red Admiral (11)
Monarch (200+)
Common Checkered-Skipper (11)
Sachem (1) (male)
Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY (B Benner)
October 5, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Eastern Tailed Blue (3)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Monarch (25)+
Sachem (1) (male)
Muttontown Preserve, Nassau Co., NY (B Benner)
October 4, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
California Tortoiseshell (1)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Howarth Park and El Charlee St., Everett, WA (Rednax)
October 4, 2001 Cabbage White (4)
CHECKERED WHITE (7)
White sp. (6)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Sulphur sp. (8) (inc. 2 white-form females)
American Lady (5)
Painted Lady (4)
Red Admiral (6)
Monarch (50+)
Ft. Tilden, Gateway Nat'l Rec Area, Queens Co., NY (B Benner)
October 4, 2001 Cabbage White (3)
White sp. (10)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Sulphur sp. (8)
American Lady (12)
Painted Lady (10)
Red Admiral (6)
Monarch (150+)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Sachem (3)
Floyd Bennett Field, Gateway Nat'l Rec. Area, Brooklyn, NY (B Benner)
October 4, 2001 Cabbage White (6)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Monarch (14)
Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (M Diederich)
October 3, 2001 Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
SMALL TORTOISESHELL (1) (a European species, origin uncertain, previously reported in the NY-NJ area over 5 times in 12 yrs.)
American Lady
Painted Lady
Monarch (40+)
Silver-spotted Skipper (possible late record for NY)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Wave Hill Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
October 3, 2001 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
American Lady (3)
Red Admiral (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Monarch (hundreds)
NY Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (A Block)
October 3, 2001 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Monarch
Glenwood Road, Binghamton NY (B Grosek)
October 3, 2001 Cabbage White (14)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Monarch (8)
Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (M Diederich)
October 3, 2001 Cabbage White (13)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Little Yellow
Pearl Crescent (2)
American Lady
Red Admiral
Monarch (18)
Common Checkered-Skipper
Sachem (6)
Owl Haven Nature Center, Tennent, Monmouth County, Co., NJ (K Keating)
October 3, 2001 Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
American Snout (2)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Southern Pearly-eye (5)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Monarch (25+)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (12)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Dun Skipper (1)
Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, Va., (A Gregory)
October 3, 2001 Pearl Crescent (2)
Question Mark (2)
Red Admiral (3)
Red-spotted Purple (1)
Monarch (1)
Matteson Trail in Hampton, Va., (A Gregory)
October 2, 2001 California Tortoiseshell (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Harberview/Howarth Park, Everett, WA (Rednax)
October 2, 2001 California Tortoiseshell (5) Eugene, Lane Co., OR (E Wold)
October 2, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Little Yellow (1)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Red Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (10)
Tawny Emperor (10)
Monarch (1)
Queen (1)
Hayhurst's Scallopwing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (5)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Sachem (8)
Dun Skipper (3)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Heard Museum, Collin Co., TX (L. Bruce)
October 2, 2001 Cabbage White (16)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Clouded Sulphur (6)
Sulphur sp. white form female (1)
American Lady (7)
Painted Lady (5)
Red Admiral (13)
Monarch (26)
Sachem (18)
Planting Fields State Park, Oyster Bay, Nassau. Co., Long Island, NY (B Benner)
October 2, 2001 Black Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (possible late record in NY)
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
White M Hairstreak (possible late season record in NY)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Red Admiral (several)
American Lady (3)
Monarch (100+ migrating)
Dun Skipper (possible late season record in NY)
Hook Mtn., Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom, S Walter)
October 2, 2001 Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Red Admiral
Painted Lady (6+)
Monarch (30+) (nectaring)
Common Checkered-Skipper
Wave Hill Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
October 2, 2001 Cabbage White (7)
Monarch (11)
Englewood Cliffs Boat Basin, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (M Diederich)
October 2, 2001 Cabbage White (24)
Orange Sulphur (22)
American Copper
American Lady (4)
Painted Lady (5)
Red Admiral (23)
Monarch (143)
Gateway National Recreational Area, Sandy Hook, NJ (K Keating)
October 1, 2001 Cabbage White (2)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (2)
Woodland Skipper (1)
Legion Park and El Charlee St, Everett, WA (Rednax)
October 1, 2001 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Little Yellow (5)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (10)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (20)
Question Mark (2) (laying eggs)
Common Buckeye (3)
Viceroy (1)
Hackberry Emperor (45)
Tawny Emperor (8)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Dun Skipper (1)
Bob Woodruff Park, Collin Co., TX (L. Bruce)
October 1, 2001 Clouded Sulphur
American copper (several) (two very worn)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Oakland Co., MI (J Bromfield)
October 1, 2001 Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (85)
Clouded Sulphur (120+)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
American Snout (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Variegated Fritillary (4)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (120+)
Question Mark (2)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Painted lady (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Red-spotted Purple (2)
Viceroy (6)
Monarch (14)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1) (fresh male puddling)
Common Checkered Skipper (20)
Fiery Skipper (12)
Sachem (6)
Scioto Co., OH (R Emmitt)
October 1, 2001 Pipevine Swallowtail (2) (m & f)
Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (3) (all fresh males)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6) (2 fresh f, 4 worn m)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2) (1 fresh, 1 worn)
Cabbage White (50)
Clouded Sulphur (100+)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Eastern-tailed Blue (6)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Variegated Fritillary (6)
Meadow Fritillary (11)
Pearl Crescent (100+)
Eastern Comma (1) (fresh photo)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-spotted Purple (1)
Viceroy (2)
Monarch (16)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (20)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Sachem (2)
Brown Co., OH (R Emmitt)
October 1, 2001 Cabbage White (7)
Clouded Sulphur 12)
Orange Sulphur (18)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1, very worn)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Compton Tortoiseshell (3 basking in sun on the side of a barn)
Red-spotted Purple (1)
Monarch (1)
Settler's Cabin Park, Allegheny Co., PA (B Walbek)
October 1, 2001 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (9)
Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Sleepy Orange (6)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Pearl Crescent (35)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (12)
Red-spotted Purple (2)
Southern Pearly-eye (26)
Carolina Satyr (50+)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (1) (landed on my blue water bottle)
Least Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Sachem (1)
Dun Skipper (4)
Great Dismal Swamp NWR, Va., (A Gregory)

   Please send sightings such as the first Monarch to cross the Rio Grande in mid February; the Painted Ladies streaming north ward in the southern California desert; the Spring Azures emerging in February in New Jersey, etc. to sightings@naba.org. We welcome all sightings but very unusual sightings will be labeled as possible unless accompanied by a recognizable photograph or convincing description of the butterfly and the circumstances of its sighting. Using the official NABA names and putting your lists in checklist order makes posting the sightings much easier. Photographs of sightings are welcome also--please send in JPEG format at 72 dpi or higher resolution. The scientific names associated with the English names given above are listed separately.


24 November 2001 / Main Page