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April 29, 2009

Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Painted Lady (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 29, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (14)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (3)
American Lady (75+)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)

Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)

April 29, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (10)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)(1 black female)
Palamedes Swallowtail (8)
Barred Yellow (1)
Little Yellow (1)
Dainty Sulphur (12)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Variegated Fritillary (14)
Pearl Crescent (16)
Common Buckeye (7)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Georgia Satyr (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Swarthy Skipper (6)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (7)
Tawny-edged Skipper (7)
Whirlabout (65)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Arogos Skipper (1)
Delaware Skipper (7)
Palmetto Skipper (18)
Dusted Skipper (8)(Loammi)
Twin-spot Skipper (26)

Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area, FL (L & B Cooper)

April 28, 2009

Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 28, 2009

Cabbage White (5)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
American Lady (3)
Red Admiral (1)

Backyard, Brooklyn NY (V Corsello)

April 28, 2009

Falcate Orangetip (1st Fem. this yr., this location)
Wild Indigo Duskywing

Cherry Hill, NJ (D Amadio)

April 28, 2009

Monarch (1)(1st of the year)

Columbia, Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)

April 27, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (3)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 27, 2009

Brown Elfin (3)
Spring Azure (3)
Eastern Comma (1)
Green Comma (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (4)
Mourning Cloak (5)

Haliburton, ON (Ontario Butterflies Google Group: E Poropat)

April 27, 2009

American Lady

Listowel, ON (Ontario Butterflies Google Group: G Richardson)

April 27, 2009

Cabbage White (uncommon)
Clouded Sulphur (uncommon)
Meadow Fritillary (uncommon)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)

Malabar Farm State Park, OH (G Cowell)

April 27, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (7)
Falcate Orangetip (3)
American Lady (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)

State Game Lands #285, PA (J Monroe)

April 27, 2009

Monarch (1)

Central Park, New York Co., NY (S Rosenberg)

April 27, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1) (male)
Cabbage White (8)
Falcate Orangetip (29)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Spring Azure (2)

Mercer County Park, NJ (H Kindervatter)

April 27, 2009

Clouded Sulphur (3)
Henry's Elfin (2)
Eastern Pine Elfin
White M Hairstreak
Spring Azure (40)
American Lady
Lady sp. (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (20)

Belleplain State Forest, Cape May Co., NJ (D Amadio)

April 27, 2009

Black Swallowtail (fresh female)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur
American Copper
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Pearl Crescent

Cape May Bird Observatory, CRE Gardens, Goshen, NJ (D Amadio)

April 27, 2009

Red Admiral (fly by at 7 p.m.)

The Nature Conservancy, South Cape May Meadows, NJ (D Amadio)

April 27, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)( nectaring on lilacs)
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)(male)
Monarch (1)
Duskywing sp. (1)

Butterfly garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)

April 27, 2009

Checkered White (21)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Oak Hairstreak (15) (Southern)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Phaon Crescent (2)
Pearl Crescent (14)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (12)
Viceroy (3)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Carolina Satyr (6)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Horace's Duskywing (41)
Fiery Skipper (6)
Whirlabout (3)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Dun Skipper (5)
Monk Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (2)

Colt Creek State Park, FL (L & B Cooper)

April 26, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (3)
Black Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Henry's Elfin (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 26, 2009

Early Hairstreak (2)

Pocosin Fire road, Shenandoah Nat. Park, VA (D Lepkowski, M Smith)

April 26, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (8)
Falcate Orangetip (3)
Spring Azure (2)
Meadow Fritillary (10)
Mourning Cloak (1)

State Game Lands #173, PA (J Monroe)

April 26, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (6)
Spring Azure (1)
Mourning Cloak (3)

Spring Rd. Butterfly Garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)

April 26, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)

Millwood Garden Center, Millwood NY (M Diederich)

April 26, 2009

Cabbage White (6)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
American Lady (2)

Backyard, Brooklyn NY (V Corsello)

April 26, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)

353 Stonetown Road, Ringwood, Passaic Co., NJ (A Block)

April 26, 2009

Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)

NJ Botanical Garden, Skylands, Ringwood, Passaic Co., NJ (A Block)

April 26, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)

Lakehurst, NJ (A Loudell)

April 26, 2009

Cabbage White (1)
Brown Elfin (1)
Hoary Elfin (35+)
Eastern Comma (1)

Off Beaver Dam Road, Warren Grove Recreation Area, NJ (A Loudell)

April 26, 2009

Eastern Tailed-Blue (1st of the year)

Byrd Visitor Center, Shenandoah National Park, VA (M Meisel)

April 26, 2009

Falcate Orangetip (1)(male)

along Browns Bridge, near the Patuxent River, Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)

April 26, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)(male)
American Lady (1)(nectaring on Golden Ragwort)

Butterfly garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)

April 25, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (4)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (10)
Clouded Sulphur (40)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Henry's Elfin (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Painted Lady (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (8)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 25, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (20)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
West Virginia White (20)
Brown Elfin (1)
Early Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (10)
Sleepy Duskywing (3)
Juvenal's Duskywing (20)

Elkmont Ranger Station, TN (J Glassberg)

April 25, 2009

Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (5)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Azure sp. (several)
Mourning Cloak (1)

State Game Land #117, PA (J Monroe)

April 25, 2009

Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (7)
Meadow Fritillary (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (2)

State Game Lands #189, PA (J Monroe)

April 25, 2009

Cabbage White (2)
Spring Azure (5)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Monarch ? (1)

Spring Rd. Butterfly Garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)

April 25, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Spring Azure (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)

Lums Pond State Park, DE (A Loudell)

April 24, 2009

Monarch (1)

Carlisle Ave, Whitefish Bay, WI (J Huf)

April 24, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Falcate Orangetip (43)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
Spring Azure (9)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (21)

East Fork State Park, Clermont Co., OH (B Hull)

April 24, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
West Virginia White (6)
Olympia Marble (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Brown Elfin (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12)
Spring Azure (3)
Eastern Comma (3)
Monarch (1)
Dreamy Duskywing (1)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (25)

Twin Creeks Uplands Research Laboratory, TN (J Glassberg)

April 24, 2009

Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (10)
Spring Azure (20-30)
Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)

Hillman State Game Lands, Washington Co., PA (B Walbek)

April 24, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
West Virginia White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (1) (male)
Spring Azure (10)
Eastern Comma (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)

Raccoon Creek State Park, Beaver Co., PA (B Walbek)

April 24, 2009

Cabbage White (7)

NY Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (A Block)

April 24, 2009

Cabbage White (6)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (7)

Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)

April 24, 2009

Cabbage White (2)
American Lady (1)

Bronxville, Westchester Co., NY (A Block)

April 24, 2009

Meadow Fritillary (1st of the year)

the Big Meadow,Shenandoah National Park, VA (M Miesel)

April 23, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (4)
Black Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (15)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (7)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (3)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 23, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
West Virginia White (4)
Cabbage White (6)
Falcate Orangetip (52)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (4)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (21)

East Fork State Park, Clermont Co., OH (B Hull)

April 23, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)

Greenway Farm, TN (D Sutton, T Searfoss)

April 22, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (20)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (4)
Spring Azure (1)
Painted Lady (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 20, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (5)

Patriot, In (M McCarty)

April 19, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Checkered White (1)
Great Southern White (5)
Southern Dogface (15)
Large Orange Sulphur (10)
Lyside Sulphur (5)
Little Yellow (6)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-crescent Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
White Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (4)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (3)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (2)
Cyna Blue (7)
Ceraunus Blue (2)
Reakirt's Blue (24)
Fatal Metalmark (3)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Theona Checkerspot (1)
Bordered Patch (15)
Crimson Patch (2)
Texan Crescent (3)
Vesta Crescent (10)
Phaon Crescent (20)
Mexican Bluewing (1)
Tawny Emperor (60)
Queen (14)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Brown Longtail (4)
Yellow-tipped Flasher (1)
Texas Powdered-Skipper (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (8)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (15)
Laviana White-Skipper (15)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (7)
Common Sootywing (2)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Southern Skipperling (3)
Fiery Skipper (6)
Whirlabout (6)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Common Mellana (1)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (6)
Eufala Skipper (2)

NABA Butterfly Park, TX (J Glassberg)

April 19, 2009

Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (2)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red Admiral (1)
American Lady (1)
Question Mark (2)
American Snout (2)
Little Wood Satyr (8)
Carolina Satyr (abundant)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Southern Pearly-eye (1)
Clouded Skipper (1)

Mary Brown Nature Preserve, W. Feliciana Parish LA (C Marks)

April 19, 2009

Henry's Elfin (5)
Brown Elfin (2)
Eastern Pine Elfin (2)
Spring Azure (12) (Some forms 'lucia' and 'marginata')

Dirt road off Jakes Landing Road, northern Cape May County, NJ (A Loudell)

April 19, 2009

Cabbage White (8)
Henry's Elfin (5)
Spring Azure (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)

Beaver Dam Road, northern Cape May County, NJ (A Loudell)

April 19, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (2)
Great Southern White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (3)
Dainty Sulphur (9)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (7)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Queen (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Zarucco Duskywing (6)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Whirlabout (11)
Sachem (2)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Palmetto Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)

Prairie Unit LWRSF, FL (T Palmer)

April 18, 2009

Olympia Marble (4)
Brown Elfin (5)
Spring Azure (1)
Mourning Cloak (13)

Necedah NWR, Meadow Valley Wildlife Area, WI (M Reese, D Reese)

April 18, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Clouded Sulphur (6)
Henry's Elfin (4)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (3) (late instar larvae)

Revis Ridge Nature Preserve, Mason Co., IL (Peoria Entomology Group)

April 18, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (35)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (2)
Spring Azure (3)
Eastern Comma (2)
Painted Lady (1)

Patriot, In (M McCarty)

April 18, 2009

Early Hairstreak (worn, male)

along Rt. 33, Greene Co., VA (R Frederick)

April 18, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (4) (fresh)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (10+)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (10+)
Cloudless Sulphur (20+)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Spring Azure (6) (summer form, very fresh)
American Snout (20+) (fresh)
Question Mark (1)(very fresh dark summer form)
Eastern Comma (2)(fresh dark summer form)
Red Admiral (1)
American Lady (1)
Monarch (1)
Southern Pearly-eye (3)
Little Wood satyr (4)
Carolina Satyr (15+)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Common Checkered Skipper (2)
GOLDEN BANDED-SKIPPER (5)(3 fresh males, I worn male and 1 fresh female near hog peanut on limestone outcropping of the Claiborne Formation, Eocene)
Clouded Skipper (1)

Near Alabama River at RT 84, Monroe Co., AL (H Zirlin)

April 18, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (6)
West Virginia White (5)
Spring Azure (20)
Eastern Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (4)

Wildflower Reserve at Raccoon Creek State Park, Beaver Co., PA (B Walbek)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)

Jones Beach, Long Island, NY (M Diederich)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
Orange Sulphur (1)

Pelham Bay, The Bronx (off the Hutchinson Parkway) NY (M Diederich)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White (1)

Spring Road Butterfly Garden, Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White (1)
Henry's Elfin (2-3)
Juniper Hairstreak (3)
Spring Azure (1)

Gateway National Recreation Area, Sandy Hook Unit, Monmouth, NJ (L & S Rosenberg)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White
Brown Elfin
Henry's Elfin (7)
Eastern Pine Elfin
Spring Azure (13)

Glassboro WMA, Glassboro, NJ (D Amadio)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White (3)
Falcate Orangetip (7)(males)
Clouded Sulphur (2)

Salem WMA, Mannington, NJ (D Amadio)

April 18, 2009

Cabbage White (3)
Falcate Orangetip (3) (All males)
Spring Azure (2)

Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)

April 18, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (4)
Black Swallowtail (22)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (49)
Great Southern White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
'Southern' Oak Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Cassius Blue (1)
Little Metalmark (5)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Variegated Fritillary (10) (1 egg on Violet sp.)
Phaon Crescent (5)
Pearl Crescent (5)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (5)
White Peacock (1)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Georgia Satyr (11)
Monarch (5)
Queen (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (9)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Swarthy Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper (3)
Whirlabout (26)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Sachem (1)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Monk Skipper (4)
Twin-spot Skipper (9)

Tosohatchee WMA, FL (Miami Blue NABA chapter, L Cooper, B Cooper, E Nuehring, R Nuehring, L Evans, L Blackwelder, B Smith)

April 17, 2009

Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (8)
Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Red-Banded Hairstreak (7)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Spring Azure (1)
Pearl Crescent (10)
American Lady (7)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Goatweed Leafwing (3)
Carolina Satyr (15)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (5)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (1)

Alexander SF near Indian Creek Rec Area, LA (C Marks)

April 17, 2009

Early Hairstreak

Cedar Run-Whiteoak Canyon link trail, Madison Co., VA (D H Cox)

April 17, 2009

Question Mark (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)

State College, PA (J Marchinchin)

April 17, 2009

Mourning Cloak (1)

Spring Road Butterfly Garden, Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)

April 17, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Clouded Sulphur (4)

Chincoteague NWR, Chincoteague, VA (A Block)

April 17, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (abundant)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (superabundant)
Palamedes Swallowtail (superabundant)
Cabbage White (fairly common)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Spring Azure (abundant)
Pearl Crescent (abundant)
American Lady (common)

Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, VA (G Koppel, M A Koeneke)

April 17, 2009

Cabbage White (Dozens)
Clouded/Orange Sulphurs (Dozens)

Driving along Route 13 - North Dover to C & D Canal, DE (A Loudell)

April 16, 2009

Outis Skipper

Pontotoc Ridge Preserve, OK (J Herndon)

April 16, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Monarch (2)

Champions Club Tennis Complex, TN

April 15, 2009

Polydamas Swallowtail (2)

Green Acres garden, Rockport, TX (R & B Wauer)

April 14, 2009

Eastern Comma (4)
Satyr Comma (2)
Gray Comma (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (20)
Mourning Cloak (23)

Chequamegon National Forest, southeast of Grand View, Bayfield Co., WI (R Brady)

April 13, 2009

Cabbage White (1)
Mylitta Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Common Ringlet (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)

Arboretum at University Of California Santa Cruz, CA (E Vollmer)

April 13, 2009

Checkered White (200+)
Barred Yellow (25+)
Dainty Sulphur (400+)

Vista View Park, Davie, Broward Co, FL (K Keating)

April 12, 2009

Olympia Marble (1)

Spring Green Preserve SNA, WI (J Gruber)

April 12, 2009

Compton Tortoiseshell (2)

Ward Pound Ridge, Westchester Co., NY (H Zirlin)

April 11, 2009

Mourning Cloak (1)

Meadow Valley Wildlife Area, Juneau Co., WI (M Reese)

April 11, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (40)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (3)
Spring Azure (3)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 11, 2009

Cabbage White (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 10, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (13)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (51)
Great Southern White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Little Metalmark (1)
Variegated Fritillary (9)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (16)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (4)
Queen (3)
Northern Cloudywing (11)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Whirlabout (46)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Delaware Skipper (5)
Palmetto Skipper (33)
Monk Skipper (3)
Twin-spot Skipper (9)

Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area, FL (B Bindschadler, J Bindschadler, J DuBois, B Cooper, L Cooper)

April 9, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (30)
Falcate Orangetip (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (3)
Spring Azure (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)

Patriot, In (M McCarty)

April 9, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
Falcate Orangetip (26)
Colias sp. (1)
Spring Azure (6)
Polygonia sp. (5)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (4)

East Fork State Park, Clermont Co., OH (B Hull)

April 9, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Zebra Swallowtail (8)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Falcate Orangetip (10)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Harvester (2)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Eastern Pine Elfin (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (7)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
American Snout (1)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Eastern Comma (1)
Goatweed Leafwing (4)
Monarch (3)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (50)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Cobweb Skipper (5)
Pepper and Salt Skipper (2)

Gumdale Glade and Carroll Cabin Barrens, Decatur Co., TN (B Jones)

April 9, 2009

Polydamas Swallowtail (3)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Mangrove Buckeye (3)
Monarch (1)
Queen (1)
Mangrove Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)

Cutler (Deering Estate), Miami-Dade Co., FL (L & K Keating)

April 8, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (25)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)

Patriot, In (M McCarty)

April 6, 2009

Mylitta Crescent (4)
Painted Lady (14)
Common Buckeye (1)
Common Ringlet (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)

Arboretum at University Of California Santa Cruz, CA (E Vollmer)

April 5, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (30)
Falcate Orangetip (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Henry's Elfin (5)
Spring Azure (4)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)

Patriot, IN (M McCarty)

April 5, 2009

Cabbage White (7)
White (1) (Possible West Virginia White, flying around cutleaf toothwort)
Spring Azure (25-30)
Eastern Comma (6)
Mourning Cloak (3)

Raccoon Creek S.P., Beaver Co., PA (B Walbek)

April 5, 2009

Mourning Cloak (1)

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Broad Channel, NY (A Block)

April 5, 2009

Spring Azure (4)(all marginata)
Eastern Comma (1)
Polygonia sp. (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)

Kittatinny State Park, Sussex Co., NJ (R Kelly, M Feder)

April 5, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Spring Azure (1)

Leesylvania State Park, VA (M A Koeneke, G Koppel)

April 5, 2009

Cabbage White (1)

Front yard, Bear, DE (A Loudell)

April 5, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (25)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Cabbage White (5)
Falcate Orangetip (16)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (1)
American Snout (2)
Question Mark (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)

Pettigrew State Park, NC (J Monroe)

April 5, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (5)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (75(many nectaring at Iris species)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (29)
Barred Yellow (1)
Dainty Sulphur (2)
Little Metalmark (3(also 3 caterpillars on Cirsium horridulum)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Variegated Fritillary (7)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (3)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Georgia Satyr (6)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Northern Cloudywing (6)
Confused Cloudywing (1)
Zarucco Duskywing (3)
Southern Skipperling (3)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper (9)
Whirlabout (8)
Sachem (2)
Twin-spot Skipper (3)

Tosohatchee State Reserve, FL (B Woodmansee, S Burfman, D & R Spink, B & L Cooper)

April 5, 2009

Black Swallowtail (6)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (3)
Checkered White (2)
Great Southern White (20)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Dainty Sulphur (3)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)(Scottsmore Landing roadsides; both fresh)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Pygmy-Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Queen (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Salt Marsh Skipper (4)

Brevard Co., FL (B Woodmansee, S Burfman, D & R Spink, B & L Cooper)

April 3, 2009

Giant Swallowtail (5)
Great Southern White (1)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Zebra Heliconian (3)
Malachite (1) [worn]
Ruddy Daggerwing (3) (worn)
Soldier (1) (fresh)
Horace's Duskywing (1) (male)

Tree Tops Park, Davie, Broward Co., FL (El & Ez Gavilan and K Keating)

April 2, 2009

Cabbage White (2)
Mourning Cloak (4)

New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY ( A Block)

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