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October 2004 Butterfly Sightings

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December 31, 2004 Orange Sulphur (1)(very small, fresh male) Power Line Cut Off Franklin Ave., Belleville, NJ (V Corsello)
December 27, 2004 Mimosa Yellow (after the freeze) NABA IBP, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
December 21, 2004 Mimosa Yellow NABA IBP, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
December 19, 2004 Orange-barred Sulphur World Birding Center Headquarters, Bentsen-RGV State Park, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (G Quintanilla, B Basham, D Hanson)
December 19, 2004 Great Purple Hairstreak NABA IBP, Mission, TxX (G Quintanilla, B Basham, D Hanson)
December 18, 2004 Great Southern White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Barred Yellow (12)
Sleepy Orange (17)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Red Admiral (1)
White Peacock (3)
Viceroy (2)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Monarch (2)
Queen (8)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (4)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Circle B Bar Reserve, FL (B & L Cooper, J DuBois)
December 15, 2004 Marine Blue (Pale Variant) NABA International Butterfly Park, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (G Quintanilla, D Hanson)
December 14, 2004 Monarchs (photo of part of a large colony) El Rosario, Angangueo, Michoacan, Mexico (M Quinn)
December 14, 2004 Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Large Orange Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Cassius Blue (43)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (12)
Julia Heliconian (6)
Zebra Heliconian (123)
White Peacock (5)
Viceroy (2)
Ruddy Daggerwing (1)
Monarch (32)
Queen (11)
Hammock Skipper (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (15)
Dorantes Longtail (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (4)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, FL (E Golden, M Tompkins, R Diaz, R Brueckner)
December 12, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Southern Dogface (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Large Orange Sulphur (14)
Mexican Yellow (3)
Little Yellow (22)
Mimosa Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (26)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (2)
Marine Blue (2)
Ceraunus Blue (9)
Reakirt's Blue (10)
Rounded Metalmark (4)
Red-bordered Metalmark (1)
American Snout (7)
Gulf Fritillary (7)
Variegated Fritillary (8)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Texan Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (24)
Red Admiral (7)
Painted Lady (3)
American Lady (5)
Common Mestra (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Monarch (6)
Queen (22)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (12)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (2)
Laviana White-Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Southern Skipperling (19)
Fiery Skipper (30)
Whirlabout (2)
Sachem (6)
Eufala Skipper (13)
Ocola Skipper (2)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
December 12, 2004 Mexican Silverspot Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (G Quintanilla, D Hanson)
December 11, 2004 Monarch (34) Route 1, Between Marin City & Point Reyes Station, Marin Co., CA (K Keating)
December 9, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Large Orange Sulphur (17)
Lyside Sulphur (1)
Mexican Yellow (2)
Little Yellow (19)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (18)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1) (fresh)
Marine Blue (3)
Ceraunus Blue (8)
Reakirt's Blue (4)
Rounded Metalmark (2)
Red-bordered Metalmark (1) (female)
American Snout (7)
Gulf Fritillary (5)
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Bordered Patch (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Texan Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (24)
Red Admiral (5)
Painted Lady (3)
American Lady (3)
Common Mestra (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Monarch (6)
Queen (17)
Soldier (2)
Funereal Duskywing (2)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (12)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (6)
Southern Skipperling (7)
Fiery Skipper (24)
Sachem (3)
Eufala Skipper (10)
Ocola Skipper (3)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
December 8, 2004 Thick-tipped Greta (1st U.S. Record) World Birding Center Headquarters gardens, Bentsen-RGV State Park, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (R Emmitt)
December 8, 2004 Sachem (1) 17th Street south of Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. (E Raun)
December 7, 2004 Cross-barred White (1st U.S. Record) NABA International Butterfly Park, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (J Glassberg, D Hanson, & m. ob.)
December 5, 2004 Orange Sulphur (1) (winter form) Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NY (J E DiOrio)
December 5, 2004 Common Buckeye (2) Back Bay NWR, Virginia Beach, VA (S Baron)
December 2, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Southern Dogface (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Large Orange Sulphur (6)
Mexican Yellow (2)
Little Yellow (7)
Great Purple Hairstreak (4)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (4)
Marine Blue (1)
Cyna Blue (1)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Rounded Metalmark (6)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (6)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Texan Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (4)
Red Admiral (4)
Common Buckeye (6)
White Peacock (1)
Monarch (6)
Queen (34)
Soldier (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (6)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (9)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (8)
Whirlabout (1)
Sachem (1)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (14)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
December 1, 2004 Great Southern White (69)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)
Barred Yellow (80)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
White M Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (13)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
White Peacock (27)
Malachite (3)(1 very tattered; 2 fresh)
Carolina Satyr (54)
Monarch (4)
Queen (36)
Soldier (1)
Dorantes Longtail (21)
Horace's Duskywing (7)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Least Skipper (1)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (46)
Sachem (5)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (6)
Arnold's Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, FL (L Atherton, B & L Cooper)


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