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April 2008 Butterfly Sightings

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April 27, 2008 Mustard White (1)
Spring Azure (3)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Waushara Co., WI (M Reese)
April 26, 2008 Wild Indigo Duskywing Glenwood Road, Binghamton, NY (Bob Grosek)
April 26, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (14)
Falcate Orangetip (65+) (Overwhelmingly males)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Pearl Crescent (28)
Juvenal's Duskywing (8)
Dreamy Duskywing (1)
Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)
April 26, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)(dark female)
Cabbage White (35)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (22)
Eastern Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1) (early)
Swartswood State Park, Sussex County, NJ (R Kelly, A Lindberg, M Feder)
April 26, 2008 Hessel's Hairstreak Old Robbins Trail, off Jakes Landing Road, north of Dennisville, Cape May Co., NJ (P Sutton)
April 26, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (abundant)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (common)
Spicebush Swallowtail (uncommon)
Palamedes Swallowtail (abundant)
Orange Sulphur (few)
Cloudless Sulphur (uncommon)
Great Purple Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (uncommon)
Red-banded Hairstreak (uncommon)
Spring Azure (common)
Pearl Crescent (common)
Eastern Comma (uncommon)
Northern Pearly-eye (uncommon)
Carolina Satyr (common)
Monarch (few)
Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, VA (M A Koeneke, G Koppel)
April 25, 2008 Monarch (3) Armleder Park, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH (B Hull)
April 25, 2008 Spring Azure Wolfe Park, Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)
April 25, 2008 Cabbage White (19)
Falcate Orangetip (23)
Clouded Sulphur (9)
American Copper (4)
Spring Azure (9)
Juvenal's Duskywing (19)
Mercer County Park, NJ (H Kindervatter)
April 25, 2008 Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (15)
Plainsboro Preserve, NJ (H Kindervatter)
April 25, 2008 Hessel's Hairstreak (1) northern Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic Co., NJ (C Sutton, J Dowdell)
April 25, 2008 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (20)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Falcate Orangetip (1)(male)
Brown Elfin (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Silvery Blue (4)
Dreamy Duskywing (5)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Grizzled Skipper (2)
Cobweb Skipper (1)
Allegheny Co., VA (M G Smith)
April 24, 2008 West Virginia White Jones Park, Vestal Center, NY (Bob Grosek)
April 24, 2008 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (11)
Cabbage White (45)
Falcate Orangetip (69)
Spring Azure (5)
Mourning Cloak (5)
Hook Mt., Rockland Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 24, 2008 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (15)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
American Copper (13)
Henry's Elfin (75-80)
Juniper Hairstreak (36)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Gateway National Recreation Area, Sandy Hook, Monmouth Co., NJ (V Corsello)
April 24, 2008 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Brown Elfin (6)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (15)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (15)
Glassboro Fish and Wildlife Management Area, NJ (H Kindervatter)
April 23, 2008 Banded Hairstreak (few) Big Creek Scenic Area, Sam Houston Natl. Forest, TX (R & B Wauer)
April 23, 2008 Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (8+)
Falcate Orangetip (25+) (4 females)
Brown Elfin (1) (fresh)
Juniper Hairstreak (6) (fresh)
White M Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Spring Azure (15+)
Eastern Comma (8)
Mourning Cloak (12+)
Compton Tortoiseshell (3)
Red Admiral (2)
American Lady (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Mt. Ivy trail, Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore)
April 23, 2008 Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (21)
Falcate Orangetip (40+)
Spring Azure (12)
Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (18)
Painted Lady (1)
Hook Mountain, Nyack, NY (V Corsello)
April 23, 2008 Cabbage White (10)
Falcate Orangetip (14)(9 males)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (8)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (4)
Mercer County Park, NJ (H Kindervatter)
April 23, 2008 Cabbage White (10)
Orange Sulfur (15)
Henry's Elfin (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (5)
Edgewood Arsenal, MD (R Cheicante)
April 23, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Gateway Business Park, eastern Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)
April 22, 2008 Southern Pearly-eye (numerous)
Creole Pearly-eye (2-3)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (2)
Indian Mounds Rec. Area, Sabine Natl. Forest, TX (R & B Wauer)
April 22, 2008 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (8)
Cabbage White (42)
Falcate Orangetip (22)
Clouded Sulphur (25)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (10)
Meadow Fritillary (100+)
Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (8)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Friendship Hill, Fayette Co., PA (C Lehman)
April 22, 2008 Cabbage White (8+)
Falcate Orangetip (3) (1 female)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Spring Azure (12+)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Little Stony Pt., Cold Spring, Putnam Co., NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
April 22, 2008 Brown Elfin (2)
Mourning Cloak (4)
Red Admiral (1)
Bear Mt. summit, Orange Co., NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
April 22, 2008 Cabbage White (4)
Spring Azure (33)
Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Old Chappaqua Road), Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 22, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (25)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Sayen Gardens, NJ (H Kindervatter)
April 22, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (9)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (6)
Checkered White (13)
Cloudless Sulphur (15)
Little Yellow (12)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Oak Hairstreak (5)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Little Metalmark (18)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (17)
Zebra Heliconian (3)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Pearl Crescent (30)
Question Mark (5)
American Lady (8)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (27)
White Peacock (1)
Viceroy (2)
Hackberry Emperor (3)
Tawny Emperor (7)
Appalachian Brown (8)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Carolina Satyr (6)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Queen (2)
Horace's Duskywing (12)
Zarucco Duskywing (3)
Least Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (10)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (23)
Southern Broken-Dash (4)
Sachem (3)
Dun Skipper (2)
Twin-spot Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (2)
Colt Creek State Park, FL (B & L Cooper, D & M Cutler)
April 21, 2008 Georgia Satyr (10-11) Pitcher Plant Trail, Turkey Creek Unit, Big Thicket Natl. Preserve, TX (R & B Wauer)
April 21, 2008 Cabbage White (10)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Spring Azure (1) (marginata)
Underhill Preserve, Nassau County, NY (R Kelly)
April 21, 2008 Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (2) (1st for this location)
Spring Azure (2)
Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Campfire Road), Westchester Co., NY M Diederich)
April 20, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (common)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Oak Hairstreak (3)
Pearl Crescent (9)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
American Snout (abundant)
Question Mark (14)
American Lady (7)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (15)
Red-spotted Admiral (5)
Hackberry Emperor (6)
Southern Pearly-eye (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (24)
Carolina Satyr (15)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (common)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (common)
Southern Broken-Dash (abundant)
Least Skipper (2)
Thistlethwaite WMA, St. Landry Parish, LA (C Marks)
April 20, 2008 Olympia Marble (4)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Spring Green Preserve, Sauk Co., WI (A Thering, D Eide)
April 20, 2008 Cabbage White (35+) (Including 3 flying in steady rain!)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Spring Azure (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Eastern Comma (6)
White Clay Creek Preserve, PA (A Loudell)
April 19, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (33)(fresh summer))
Pearl Crescent (10)
American Snout (52)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red Admiral (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (4)
Southern Pearly-Eye (21)
Creole Pearly-Eye (2) (both male)
Little Wood-Satyr (8) (one caught by dragonfly)
Carolina Satyr (12)
Gemmed satyr (1)
Clouded Skipper (6)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (5)
Dun Skipper (4)
Clark Creek Nature Area, LA (C Marks)
April 19, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Zebra Swallowtail (15)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (6)
Pearl Crescent (9)
American Snout (42+)
Common Buckeye (9)
American Lady (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (6)
Southern Pearly-eye (5)
Little Wood-Satyr (30+)
Carolina Satyr (20+)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Whirlabout (1)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (1)
Cloudywing sp. (1)
Skipper sp. (4)(Broken Dashes or Little Glassywing)
Weyanoke, LA (C Marks)
April 19, 2008 Falcate Orangetip Knockel Road, Marlboro Twp., Montgomery Co., PA (W A Jacobs)
April 19, 2008 Falcate Orangetip King Road, Salford Twp, Montgomery Co., PA (W A Jacobs)
April 19, 2008 Cabbage White (1)
Spring Azure (16)
Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Old Chappaqua Road), Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 19, 2008 Cabbage White (22)
Falcate Orangetip (35-40)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12)
Spring Azure (4)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (5)
Mountainside Park, Pequannock, Morris Co., NJ (V Corsello)
April 19, 2008 Cabbage White (15+)
Falcate Orange-tip (10+)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
American Copper (5)
Brown Elfin (15)
Hoary Elfin (17)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Spring Azure (2)
American Lady (1)
Sleepy Duskywing (3)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Lakehurst, Greenwood WMA, and Warren Grove WMA NJ (H Zirlin)
April 19, 2008 Cabbage White (1)
Henry's Elfin (8)
Brown Elfin (5)
Eastern Pine Elfin (4)
Hessel's Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (14)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Jakes Landing Road, Cape May Co., NJ (A Loudell)
April 19, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (4)
Falcate Orangetip (20)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Beaver Dam Road, Cape May Co., NJ (A Loudell)
April 19, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (38)
Black Swallowtail (13)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (87)
Great Southern White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (7)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Oak Hairstreak (4)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (4)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Little Metalmark (3)
Gulf Fritillary 22
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Variegated Fritillary (6)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Question Mark (3)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (8)
White Peacock (1)
Viceroy (3)
Carolina Satyr (50)
Georgia Satyr (1)
Monarch (1)
Queen (41)
Soldier (3)
Northern Cloudywing (3)
Confused Cloudywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (19)
Zarucco Duskywing (2)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Whirlabout (26)
Sachem (4)
Delaware Skipper (5)
Palatka Skipper (1)
Monk Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (8)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Lake Kissimmee State Park, FL (B Cooper, L Cooper, B Bindschadler, D Cutler, M Cutler, J DuBois, L Smith)
April 18, 2008 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Two-tailed Swallowtail (3)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Southern Dogface (4)
Mexican Yellow (3)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Juniper Hairstreak (18)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Arizona Hairstreak (50+)
Marine Blue (2)
Spring Azure (2)
Zela Metalmark (50+)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Theona Checkerspot (1)
Texan Crescent (3)
Mylitta Crescent (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Tropical Leafwing (1)
Short-tailed Skipper (6)
Arizona Skipper (1)
Golden-headed Scallopwing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing ? (1)
Mournful Duskywing (4)
Pacuvius Duskywing (2)
Orange Skipperling (6)
White-barred Skipper (7)
SEABA Garden Canyon Field Trip, AZ (12 participants)
April 18, 2008 Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Putnam Co., OH. (G O Coburn)
April 18, 2008 Spring Azure (18)
American Lady (1)
Ward Pound Ridge, Pound Ridge, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 18, 2008 Cabbage White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (5) (all males)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Brown Elfin (2)
Henry's Elfin (19)
Eastern Pine Elfin
White M Hairstreak
Spring Azure (26)
Pearl Crescent
Glassboro WMA, Glassboro, NJ (D Amadio)
April 17, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)(very fresh)
Cabbage White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (51) (mostly males)
Spring Azure (3)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (15)
Hook Mt., Nyack, Rockland Co., NY (M Diederich, F Bonanno)
April 17, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (abundant)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (abundant)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (4)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (abundant)
Juvenal's Duskywing (abundant)
Graves Mill/Staunton River trails, Shenandoah National Park, Madison County, VA (M Meisel & R Frederick)
April 16, 2008 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)
Spring Azure (4)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (5)
Goatweed Leafwing (5)
Monarch (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (7)
near Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Dent Co., MO (D Berry)
April 16, 2008 Painted Lady (3)(Very early!) Wautoma, Waushara Co., WI (M Reese)
April 16, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Falcate Orangetip (30+) (at least 3 females)
Spring Azure (6+)
Eastern Comma (5)
Mourning Cloak (10)
Compton Tortoiseshell (3) (Mt. Ivy)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1) (Hook Mt.)
Hook Mt. & Mt. Ivy trail, Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
April 16, 2008 Cabagge White (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Pruyn Butterfly garden, Pruyn Preserve, Chappaqua, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 16, 2008 Spring Azure (3)(1 form lucia)
Eastern Comma (1)
Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Old Chappaqua Rd.), Chappaqua, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 16, 2008 Cabbage White (36)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (17)
American Copper (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Spring Azure (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (1)
Big Brook Park, Marlboro, NJ (V Corsello)
April 15, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Spring Azure (2)
Eastern Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (7)
Red Admiral (4)
Juvenal's Duskywing (5)
near Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Dent Co., MO (D Berry)
April 15, 2008 Spring Azures (2)(form violacea)
Eastern Comma (1)
Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Old Chappaqua Rd.), Chappaqua, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 15, 2008 Cabbage White (1) Memorial Park, Nutley, NJ (V Corsello)
April 15, 2008 Cabbage White (4)
Falcate Orange-tip (1)
Orange Sulphur (17)
American Copper (4)
Spring Azure (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Question Mark (2)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
April 14, 2008 Pipevine Swallowtail (4)
Two-tailed Swallowtail (3)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Southern Dogface (5)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Juniper Hairstreak (30)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Arizona Hairstreak (70)
Marine Blue (4)
Acmon Blue (1)
Zela Metalmark (60)
Fulvia Checkerspot (1)
Bordered patch (7)
Mylitta Crescent (3)
American Lady (5)
Leafwing sp (1)
Mournful Duskywing (12)
Pacuvius Duskywing (2)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
Orange Skipperling (9)
White-barred Skipper (6)
Garden Canyon on Ft. Huachuca, AZ (D & S Cunningham, P & H Brodkin)
April 12, 2008 Mustard White (2)
Satyr Comma (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
California Tortoiseshell (10)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Grant Narrows Park, Pitt Meadows, Vancouver, BC (S Ansell)
April 12, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Pipevine Swallowtail (abundant)
Spicebush Swallowtail (very abundant)
Palamedes Swallowtail (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (6)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)(a fresh female)
Red-banded Hairstreak (6)
Gray Hairstreak (1-2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (abundant)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Red Admiral (1) (being chased by 3 Pearl Crescents)
Painted Lady (3)
American Lady (9)
Common Buckeye (2)
Goatweed Leafwing (6)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (abundant)
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Hoary Edge (20) (all fresh)
Cloudywing sp. (abundant)
Duskywing sp. (3)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Whirlabout (1)
Kisatchie National Forest, Grant Parish, LA (C Marks)
April 12, 2008 Spring Azure (1) Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Old Chappaqua Rd.), Chappaqua, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
April 12, 2008 Cabbage White (5)
Falcate Orangetip (2)(male & female)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Gateway Business Park in eastern Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)
April 11, 2008 Checkered White (1) Armleder Park, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH (B Hull)
April 11, 2008 Falcate Orangetip (1)(female) Cherry Hill, NJ (D Amadio)
April 11, 2008 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Spring Azure (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
April 11, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Great Southern White (25)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Pygmy-Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (34)
Phaon Crescent (48)
Pearl Crescent (7)
American Lady (4)
Common Buckeye (8)
Long-tailed Skipper (3)
Palatka Skipper (4)
Salt Marsh Skipper (82)
Ft. Island Trail, FL (T Palmer)
 April 10, 2008 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
West Virginia White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (14)(12 adults, 2 eggs on Arabis)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Southern Dogface (2)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Goatweed Leafwing (7)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Duskywing sp. (4)
Cedars of Lebanon State Park, TN (R Venable)
 April 10, 2008 Spring Azure (1) Chappaqua Power Cut (Off Old Chappaqua Rd.), Westchester Co., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
 April 10, 2008 Falcate Orangetip (21)(all male except 1)
Mourning Cloak (4)
Hook Mt., Rockland Co., NY (M Diederich) (1st Butterflies for 2008!)
 April 10, 2008 Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (5)
Eastern Comma (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Appalachian Trail Lands Around Pochuck Creek And Canal Road, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)
 April 10, 2008 West Virginia White (10) Laurel Prong Trail, Shenandoah National Park, Madison Co. VA (M Meisel, R Frederick)
 April 10, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (11)
Checkered White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Gulf Fritillary (5)
Zebra Heliconian (2)
Phaon Crescent (4)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Question Mark (2)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (10)
Appalachian Brown (5)
Carolina Satyr (7)
Little Wood-Satyr (42)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (2)
Chassahowitzka WMA, FL (T Palmer)
April 8, 2008 Mourning Cloak (1)(1st of the year) Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)
April 7, 2008 Southern Dogface (1)
Henry's Elfin (2)
Spring Azure (15)
American Snout (1)
Question Mark (4)
Eastern Comma (5)
Painted Lady (4)
Red Admiral (5)
Goatweed Leafwing (12)
near Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Dent Co., MO (D Berry)
April 7, 2008 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)(1 black female)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
West Virginia White (1)
Falcate Orangetip (38)(7 female, 23 male, 1 egg)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (2)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)(1 male, 1 female)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Tim's Ford State Park, TN (R Venable)
April 6, 2008 Orange Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (4)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (6)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (5)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
MONARCH (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
near Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Dent Co., MO (D Berry)
April 5, 2008 Spring Azure (13)
Question Mark (4)
Eastern Comma (6)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (4)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
near Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Dent Co., MO (D Berry)
April 5, 2008 Mourning Cloak (14)(on gravel road) West Lane Rd., west of Sandhill Wildlife Area, Wood Co., WI (M Reese)
April 5, 2008 Mourning Cloak (1)(1st of '08) Windsor, WI (D Owen)
April 5, 2008 Cabbage White (1) Olin Park, Madison, WI (D Owen)
April 5, 2008 Falcate Orangetip (uncommon)
Spring Azure (frequent)
Manassas National Battlefield, VA (M A Koeneke)
April 5, 2008 Cabbage White (4)
(A couple of Cabbage females chased male Falcates!)
Falcate Orangetip (5) (All males, first of '08)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Eastern Comma (5)
Lums Pond State Park, DE (A Loudell)
April 5, 2008 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (5)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Palamedes Swallowtail (61)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Henry's Elfin (6)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Phaon Crescent (7)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (6)
Monarch (1)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
Neamathla Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (5)
Dun Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (2)
Goethe State Forest, FL (T Palmer)
April 2, 2008 Spring Azure (1)
Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (1) (1st of season)
near Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Dent Co., MO (D Berry)
April 2, 2008 Giant Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (35)
Great Southern White (30)
Cloudless Sulphur (15)
Juniper Hairstreak (3) (Sweadner's - 1 caught midair by large dragonfly)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Cassius Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (11)
Phaon Crescent (18)
Question Mark (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (4)
Little Wood-Satyr (9)(includes viola)
Monarch (2)
Queen (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (1)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (1)
Tomoka State Park, FL (M Wilson, B Bindschadler, B & L Cooper)
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