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July 2011 Butterfly Sightings

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July 31, 2011

Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (8)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (abundant)
American Snout (5)
Gulf Fritillary (10)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)(very fresh, second brood)
Phaon Crescent (11)
Pearl Crescent (17)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Hackberry Emperor (4)
Carolina Satyr (13)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing (13)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (8)
Least Skipper (15)
Southern Skipperling (8)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Southern Broken-Dash (5)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Duke's Skipper (13)
Dun Skipper (10)
Laced-wing Roadside-Skipper (5)

Thistlewaite WMA, St. Landry Par., LA (C Marks)

July 31, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2+)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4+)
Cabbage White (dozens)
Orange Sulphur (12+)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4+)
Variegated Fritillary (1) (on territory, chasing monarchs and others)
Pearl Crescent (12+)
Common Buckeye (10)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Monarch (10+)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3-4)

Stillwell Woods County Park, Woodbury/Syosset, Nassau Co., NY (S Rosenthal)

July 31, 2011

Black Swallowtail (20+)
Spicebush Swallowtail (10)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Eastern Comma (1)
Common Buckeye (40+)
Red-spotted Admiral (2) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Monarch (8)
Silver-spotted Skipper (20+)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (8)

Along Dutch Neck Road south of the C & D Canal, south of Delaware City, DE (A Loudell)

July 30, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (18+)

Sheffield, MA (T Gagnon and others)

July 30, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (12)
Black Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (9)
Cabbage White (14)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphurs; (2)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Monarch (15)
Silver-spotted Skipper (36)
Least Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (1)

Hilltop Hanover Farm, Yorktown Heights, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)

July 30, 2011

Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (9)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (71)
Spicebush Swallowtail (24)
Cabbage White (76)
Clouded Sulphur (43)
Orange Sulphur (21)
Red-Banded Hairstreak (10)
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Eastern-Tailed Blue (20)
Spring Azure (14) (Summer)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Variegated Fritillary (8)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (29)
Eastern Comma (4)
American Lady (2)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (15)
Red-spotted Admiral (7) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Viceroy (7)
Appalachian Brown (12)
Common Wood-Nymph (6)
Monarch (46)
Silver-spotted Skipper (36)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Least Skipper (21)
Tawny-edged Skipper (13)
Crossline Skipper (3)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (33)
Little Glassywing (2)
Sachem (4)
Dun Skipper (2)
Hobomok Skipper (3)
Zabulon Skipper (38)
Broad-winged Skipper (35)
Fiery Skipper (3)

Northern Delaware (New Castle County) NABA/Del. Nature Society Count, DE (A Loudell, J White, S O'Byrne, D Stoner, J Constantine, C Hoess, S Vincent)

July 30, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (23)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (19)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Red banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (3)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Eastern Comma (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (5)
Hackberry Emperor (8)
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (18)
Common Sootywing (3)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Least Skipper
Sachem (2)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (3)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Delaware Skipper (3)
Zabulon Skipper (6)
Dun Skipper (1)
Salt Marsh Skipper (2)

Eastern Neck NWR, Rock Hall, MD (C Herz, M Russell)

July 29, 2011

Bog Copper (2)
Dorcas Copper (5)
Atlantis Fritillary (30+)
Purplish Fritillary (20+)
Green Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Common Ringlet (1)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Long Dash (1)
Dion Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (3)

County A, Douglas Co., WI (M Reese)

July 29, 2011

Viceroy (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (10)
Least Skipper (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (14)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (2)

Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center, MD (R Borchelt)

July 29, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (17)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Common Buckeye (2)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (15)(abundant on the swamp milkweed along the salt marsh)
Dun Skipper (1)

Terrapin Park, MD (R Borchelt)

July 27, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (53)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (13)
Spicebush Swallowtail (33)
Cabbage White (21)
Clouded Sulphur (10)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Bronze Copper (1) (Fresh Female)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Spring Azure (6) (Summer)
American Snout (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Meadow Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (36)
Question Mark (7)
Eastern Comma (9)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted
Purple)
Viceroy (9)
Hackberry Emperor (13)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (12)
Monarch (23)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (7)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (5)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Zabulon Skipper (3)
Dun Skipper (1)

Appalachian Trail Lands From State Route 94 To County Route 517, Vernon, NJ V Corsello)

July 26, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Spicebush Swallowtail (35)
Cabbage White (100)
Clouded Sulphur (6)
Orange Sulphur (9)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
'Summer' Spring Azure (4)
Great Spangled Fritillary (11)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Eastern Comma (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (50)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (12)
European Skipper (3)

Power line cut Wolf Run Rd. PA (J Monroe)

July 24, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (3)
Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (11)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (19)
Spring Azure (10)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (7)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (12)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (4)
Common Wood-Nymph (5)
Monarch (23)
Dun Skipper (2)

Wickiup Hill Outdoor Learning Center, IA (T Jantscher)

July 23, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (6)
Sleepy Orange (8)
Red-banded Hairstreak (15+)
American Snout (3)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Phaon Crescent (2)
Pearl Crescent (13)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (10+)
Horaces Duskywing (common)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Least Skipper (15+)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (3)
Duke's Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (5)

Thistlethwaite WMA, St. Landry Par., LA (C Marks)

July 23, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4+)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Pearl Crescent (3+)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (2+)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (4+)
Ottoe Skipper (9)(mated pair)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (1)

Rush Creek State Natural Area, Crawford Co., WI (A Bartz, M Reese)

July 23, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Northern Cloudywing (6)
Horace's Duskywing (5)
Fiery Skipper (4)

In front of park office, Santee State Park, SC (A Loudell)

July 21, 2011

Polydamas Swallowtail (10)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Statira Sulphur (3)
Cassius Blue (8)
Julia Heliconian (1)
Zebra Heliconian (4)
Monarch (3)
Queen (8)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)

Fairchild Tropical Gardens, Coral Gables, FL (A Loudell)

July 20, 2011

Mustard White (11)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Spring Azure (5+)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Eastern Comma (22)
Satyr Comma (10)
Green Comma (9)
Gray Comma (91)
Compton Tortoiseshell (270)
Mourning Cloak (4)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (11)(white banded form)
Northern Pearly-eye (20+)
Common Wood-Nymph (7)
Monarch (9)
European Skipper (3)
Long Dash (3)
Dun Skipper (3)

Grandma Lake area, Florence Co., WI (M Reese)

July 18, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (15)
Florida White (4)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (6)
Large Sulphur species (10) (In flight)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Cassius Blue (Dozens)
Ceraunus Blue (5)
Monarch (8)
Hammock Skipper (2)
Florida Duskywing (8)
Southern Broken-Dash (5)

Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden, Stock Island, FL (A Loudell)

July 17, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (several)
Orange Sulphur (1)
American Snout (1)(same trumpet vine as last year in late June/early July)
Question Mark (3)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)(very worn)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1)(first time from this site)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Broad-winged Skipper (many)

Lido Beach Preserve, Point Lookout NY (S Rosenthal)

July 17, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4+)
Cabbage White (many)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (many)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (7+)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)

Wallkill River NWR, Sussex, NJ/Orange Co., NY (A Block)

July 17, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (33)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (10)
Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Gray Hairstreak (7)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (13)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Silvery Checkerspot (16)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Polygonia sp. (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (4)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (26)
Horace's Duskywing (4)
Least Skipper (9)
Broad-winged Skipper (3)

Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge, MD (R Borchelt)

July 16, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (dozens)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7+)
Common Sootywing (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (5)

Wave Hill Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (A Block)

July 16, 2011

Cabbage White (10+)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4+)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)(very brightly marked)

Horace Greeley High School, Chappaqua, NY (A Block)

July 16, 2011

Black Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (57)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur (6)
Coral Hairstreak
Striped Hairstreak
White M Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Spring Azure (summer) (5)
Great Spangled Fritillary (5)
Atlantis Fritillary
Pearl Crescent (3)
Baltimore Checkerspot
Question Mark
American Lady
Common Buckeye
Red-spotted Admiral (w/white bands)
Common Wood-Nymph
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
European Skipper (7)
Peck's Skipper (21)
Long Dash (17)
Northern Broken-Dash (7)
Little Glassywing (6)
Delaware Skipper (9)
Dion Skipper
Dun Skipper (12)

Rickett's Glen State Park, Benton, PA (D Amadio)

July 16, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (15)
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur (12)
Coral Hairstreak
Striped Hairstreak (4)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Spring Azure (summer) (6)
Great Spangled Fritillary (4)
Aphrodite Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary (6)
Pearl Crescent (15)
Baltimore Checkerspot
American Lady
Common Buckeye (6)
Red-spotted Admiral
Northern Pearly-eye (7)
Eyed Brown
Brown sp. (too worn)
Common Wood-Nymph (6)
Monarch
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
European Skipper
Peck's Skipper (21)
Long Dash (10)
Northern Broken-Dash (10)
Little Glassywing (2)
Delaware Skipper (8)
Dion Skipper (12)
Dun skipper (4)

PA SGL#57, North of Rickett's Glen, PA (D Amadio)

July 16, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (17)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (15)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Juniper Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (1) (Summer)
American Snout (3)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (34)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (2)
Common Buckeye (8)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple,Road Killed)
Viceroy (3)
Hackberry Emperor (1) (Very Worn)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (4)
Little Wood-Satyr (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (27)
Monarch (11)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Mulberry Wing (1)
Black Dash (2)
Dun Skipper (2)

Appalachian Trail Lands From Canal Road To State Route 94, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)

July 16, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (13)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (13)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Sleepy Orange (1)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (7)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Silvery Checkerspot (2)
Pearl Crescent (4)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (43)
Hayhurst's Scallopwing (9)
Horace's Duskywing (9)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (22)
Peck's Skipper (13)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Sachem (68)

US National Arboretum, DC (NABA count: T Stock organizer)

July 16, 2011

Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Question Mark (2)
American Lady (5)
Common Buckeye (6)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Hoary Edge (4)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
Confused Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (78)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (11)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (1)
Bell's Roadside-Skipper (1)(1st of the season)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)

Monastery of the Holy Spirit, GA (FM Stiteler, J Allison, J Payne, R Payne)

July 16, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Golden-banded Skipper (2)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (4)

North Tallahassee, FL (A Loudell)

July 15, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (8)
Clouded Sulphur (22)
Harvester (1)
Bronze Copper (1)
Coral Hairstreak (5)
Acadian Hairstreak (2)
Edwards' Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (7)
Spring Azure (8)(summer)
Swamp Metalmark (24)
Great Spangled Fritillary (34)
Aphrodite Fritillary (7)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (5)
Northern Crescent (22)
Baltimore Checkerspot (4)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (4)
Gray Comma (3)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)(red-spotted purple form)
Viceroy (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (28)
Eyed Brown (10)
Appalachian Brown (6)
Little Wood-Satyr (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (245)
Monarch (7)
Least Skipper (1)
European Skipper (14)
Tawny-edged Skipper (3)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Long Dash (10)
Northern Broken-Dash (20)
Little Glassywing (7)
Delaware Skipper (18)
Mulberry Wing (16)
Broad-winged Skipper (3)
Dion Skipper (7)
Black Dash (40)
Dun Skipper (32)

Northern Kettle Moraine NABA Count, WI (K & D Legler, P Fissel, M Reese)

July 15, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (8)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (10)
Cabbage White (18)
Clouded Sulphur (16)
Orange Sulphur (14)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (6)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (8) (Summer)
American Snout (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (75+)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (5)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (6)
Red-spotted Admiral (4) (Red-spotted Purple)
Viceroy (12)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (4)
Eyed Brown (5)
Appalachian Brown (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (3)
Common Ringlet (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (41)
Monarch (14)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Little Glassywing (1)
Mulberry Skipper (1)
Dion Skipper (1) (First Sighting
For Me Here)
Black Dash (1)
Dun Skipper (4)

Appalachian Trail Lands From Canal Road To State Route 94, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)

July 14, 2011

Black Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
American Copper (numerous)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Spring Azure (summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (numerous)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent numerous
Common Buckeye (1)(very fresh)
Common Wood-Nymph
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper
Common Sootywing (2)
Least Skipper
Crossline Skipper
Dun Skipper
unidentified Skipper sp. (several witches)

Dave Elliot Rd. power line, Northern Ulster Co., NY (H Halama)

July 14, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Cabbage White (11)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (9)
Banded Hairstreak (1) (Fresh)
Juniper Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Spring Azure (6) (Summer)
American Snout (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (13)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (50+)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (10)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (15)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple)
Viceroy (11)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Tawny Emperor (8)
Northern Pearly-eye (4)
Eyed Brown (11)
Appalachian Brown (4)
Little Wood-Satyr (6)
Common Ringlet (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (36)
Monarch (10)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (4)
Little Glassywing (2)
Mulberry Wing (3)
Black Dash (2)
Dun Skipper (4)

Appalachian Trail Lands From Canal Road To State Route 94, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello, S Rosenthal)

July 13, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (4)
Marine Blue (1)
Spring Azure (2)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Common Buckeye (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (20)
Monarch (10)
Silver-spotted Skipper (20)
European Skipper (5)

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, Milwaukee Co., WI (J Huf)

July 13-14, 2011

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Mustard White (2)
Cabbage White (15-20)
Pink-edged Sulphur (15+)
Harvester (3)
Summer Azure (1)
Aphrodite Fritillary (4)
Northern Crescent (20+)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
Gray Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
White Admiral (15+)
Viceroy (1)
Northern Pearly-Eye (10+)
Eyed Brown (10+)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Common Ringlet (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (50+)
Monarch (15-20)
Long Dash (30+)
European Skipper (many)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Least Skipper (6)
Dun Skipper (20+)

Hiawatha National Forest (Delta and Alger Counties), MI (A Baytas)

July 13, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (9)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (30)
Orange Sulphur (30)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (45)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (11)
Monarch (6)
Silver-spotted Skipper (40)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Delaware Skipper (1)

Christie Estate South, Nassau Co., NY (R Kelly, A Lindberg)

July 12, 2011

Cabbage White (12)
Spring Azure (4)(summer)
Question Mark (1)(very fresh)
Red Admiral (1)(very fresh)
Viceroy (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)(worn)
Monarch (1)(unusually dark)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)
European Skipper (80)
Little Glassywing (9)

Martin Goodman Trail, Clarks Beach, ON (H Kindervatter)

July 10, 2011

Sleepy Orange (seen until 7/16)

Private backyard, Liberty Township, Trumbull Co, OH (S Butcher)

July 10, 2011

ATLANTIS FRITILLARY (5)
APHRODITE FRITILLARY (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (5)(White Admiral)
Northern Pearly-eye (8+)
Long Dash (15+)

Greene Co., NY (H Halama, S Chorvas)

July 10, 2011

American Snout (1)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1)

Jones Beach State Park, Nassau Co., NY (R Kelly, S Rosenthal)

July 10, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (10)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Spring Azure (4) (Summer)
Red-spotted Admiral (6) (Red-spotted Purple form, dramatic differences in size!)
Silver-spotted Skipper (12)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Least Skipper (3)
Dun Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (6)

Lums Pond State Park, DE (A Loudell)

July 10, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Spicebush Swallowtail (8)
Cabbage White (65)
Clouded Sulphur (17)
Orange Sulphur (9)
American Copper (2)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (22)
Spring Azure (5)(summer)
Appalachian Azure (5)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Great Spangled Fritillary (108)
Aphrodite Fritillary (13)
Meadow Fritillary (41)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Monarch (27)
Silver-spotted Skipper (265)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (8)
Little Glassywing (4)
Sachem (4)
Dun Skipper (6)

Big Meadows area of Shenandoah National Park, VA (part of the Shenandoah July 4 count: M A Koeneke, G Koppel)

July 10, 2011

Polydamas Swallowtail (11)
Zebra Swallowtail (5)
Black Swallowtail (13)
Giant Swallowtail (7)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (5)
Checkered White (12)
Great Southern White (1)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Cloudless Sulphur (52)
Orange-barred Sulphur (19)
Sleepy Orange (28)
Dainty Sulphur (4)
Gray Hairstreak (20)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Cassius Blue (3)
Ceraunus Blue (6)
Gulf Fritillary (16)
Zebra Heliconian (4)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (4)
Pearl Crescent (10)
Common Buckeye (4)
White Peacock (31)
Viceroy (3)
Hackberry Emperor (2)(caterpillars)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Monarch (5)
Queen (66)
Soldier (9)
Long-tailed Skipper (3)
Northern Cloudywing (4)
Horace's Duskywing (18)
Common Checkered-Skipper (33)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (13)
Clouded Skipper (5)
Southern Skipperling (7)
Fiery Skipper (41)
Whirlabout (4)
Sachem (5)
Delaware Skipper (3)
Monk Skipper (4)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)

Okeechobee NABA count (includes Arnold's Wildlife Rehab Center & Butterfly
Garden and roadsides to Lake Okeechobee) , FL (A Edwards, D Edwards, L Edwards , S Arnold, E Lopez, C Lopez, O Lopez , D Crawford , B Cooper, L Cooper S Farnsworth)

July 9, 2011

Gray Hairstreak (3)
JUNIPER HAIRSTREAK (5)
American Snout (7)
Baltimore Checkerspot (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (100+)
Delaware Skipper (2)

private site, Kingston, Ulster Co., NY (M DeDea, H Halam, S Chorvas)

July 9, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Eastern Tailed-blue
Spring Azure (summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary
Red Admiral
Eyed Brown
Common Wood-nymph
Dun Skipper
Little Glassywing

Binghamton University Nature Preserve, Binghamton, NY (Bob Grosek)

July 9, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Clouded Sulphur (12)
Orange Sulphur (39)
Bronze Copper (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (7)
Meadow Fritillary (2)
Baltimore Checkerspot (11)
Red Admiral (1)
Eyed Brown (26)
Common Wood Nymph (4)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)
Northern Broken Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (2)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Black Dash (2)

Hollenbeck Preserve, Canaan, CT (L Brown)

July 9, 2011

Cabbage White (6)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Spring Azure (1)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Eastern Comma (1)

Spring Road Butterfly Garden, Spring Road, Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)

July 9, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (15)
Clouded Sulphur (12)
Orange Sulphur (17)
Coral Hairstreak (5)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (11) (summer)
American Snout (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1) (first sighting
At this location)
Great Spangled Fritillary (7)
Pearl Crescent (54)
Baltimore Checkerspot (1)
Question Mark (6)
Eastern Comma (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted
Purple)
Viceroy (6)
Hackberry Emperor (1) (fresh)
Tawny Emperor (7)
Northern Pearly-eye (4)
Eyed Brown (18)
Little Wood-Satyr (11)
Common Wood-Nymph (24) (some lacking yellow spots)
Monarch (11)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Least Skipper (5)
European Skipper (1) (fresh)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (3)
Little Glassywing (2)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Mulberry Wing (2)
Dun Skipper (5)

Appalachian Trail Lands From State Route 94 To County Route 517, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)

July 9, 2011

Black Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (8)
Cabbage White (20+)
Orange Sulphur (20+)
Bronze Copper (4)
Spring Azure (2) (Summer)
Eastern Comma (4)
Common Buckeye (25+)
Red-spotted Admiral (2) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Viceroy (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (8)
Least Skipper (4) (including 1 mating pair)
Broad-winged Skipper (2)

Along Dutch Neck Road south of the C & D Canal, south of Delaware City, DE (A Loudell)

July 9, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (44)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (16)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (7)
Gray Hairstreak (111)
Red-banded Hairstreak (16)
Ceraunus Blue (3)
Little Metalmark (22)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Zebra Heliconian (3)
Variegated Fritillary (14)
Phaon Crescent (89)
Pearl Crescent (34)
Common Buckeye (44)
White Peacock (15)
Viceroy (22)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (38)
Georgia Satyr (2)
Queen (57)
Horace's Duskywing (6)
Zarucco Duskywing (9)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (10)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (26)
Swarthy Skipper (3)
Neamathla Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (8)
Least Skipper (3
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (18)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Whirlabout (95)
Southern Broken-Dash (4)
Sachem (8)
Delaware Skipper (79)
Aaron's Skipper (4)
Palmetto Skipper (32)
Palatka Skipper (3)
Berry's Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (1)
Monk Skipper (3)
Eufala Skipper (4)
Ocola Skipper (4)

Kissimmee Prairie Preserve, FL (A Edwards, N Edmondson, P Miller, J Palmer, D Rhodes, L Rhodes, B Cooper, D Cutler, M Cutler, N Prine, B Bindschadler, L Cooper, S Farnsworth, T Palmer)

Jul 8, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (12)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Coral Hairsreak (2)
ACADIAN HAIRSTREAK (1)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (6)
American Snout (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (21)
Baltimore Checkerspot (1) (fresh)
Question Mark (7)
Eastern Comma (4)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted-Purple)
Tawny Emperor (2)
Northern Pearly-eye (1)
Eyed Brown (13)
Little Wood-Satyr (5)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (2)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (2)
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Little Glassywing (2)
Mulberry Wing (1)

Appalachian Trail Lands From Canal Road To State Route 94, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)

July 7, 2011

Black Swallowtail (16) [High]
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Spicebush Swallowtail (9)
Cabbage Whites (159)
Clouded Sulphur (6)
Orange Sulphur (145)
Harvester (1) [New - at Tatum]
American Copper (11)
Coral Hairstreak (13)
Juniper Hairstreak (20) [High]
White M Hairstreak (1) [New - at Sandy Hook]
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (40)
Spring Azure (16)
American Snout (24)
Variegated Fritillary (3) [High]
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (44) [High]
Question Mark (6)
American Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (35) [High]
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (9)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (13)
Common Wood-Nymph (3) [High]
Monarch (33)
Silver-spotted Skipper (40)
Northern Cloudywing (1) [New - at Tatum]
Horace's Duskywing (1) [New - at Deep Cut]
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3) [High]
Peck's Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (3)
Little Glassywing (1)
Sachem (1)
Mulberry Wing (1) [New - at Tatum]

Sandy Hook Area, NJ (4JC Count; NNJ Butterfly Club (NABA))

July 6, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Great Spangled Fritillary (4+)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1+)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (3)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Baltimore Checkerspot (2)
Viceroy (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Monarch (2)
Poweshiek Skipperling (20+)
Long Dash (3)

Scuppernong Prairie SNA, Waukesha Co., WI (J Ebner, M Reese)

July 5, 2011

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure 2 (summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Meadow Fritillary (3)
Harris' Checkerspot (2)
Northern Crescent (30+)
Red-spotted Admiral (4)
Viceroy (4)
Northern Pearly-eye (7)
Eyed Brown (20+)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Common Ringlet (1)
Monarch (1)
European Skipper (5)
Peck's Skipper (4)
Tawny-edged Skipper (3)
Long Dash (25+)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Two-spotted Skipper (7)
Dun Skipper (30+)

Wildcat Rd. from Hwy 54 to Castle Mound Rd., Jackson Co., WI (M Reese)

July 5, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Gray Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Great Spangled Fritillary (25)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (2)
Anglewing sp. (2)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye
Eyed Brown
Common Wood-Nymph (25)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (9)
Southern Cloudywing (4)
Cloudywing sp. (2)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Crossline Skipper (3)
Northern Broken-Dash (3)
Little Glassywing (35)
Delaware Skipper (abundant)
Dion Skipper
Black Dash (8)
Dun Skipper (abundant)

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River, NY (D Amadio)

July 4, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Bronze Copper
Spring Azure
Pearl Crescent
Common Ringlet
Common Wood-Nymph
Monarch
Dun Skipper

Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)

July 4, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (8)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Bog Copper (6)
Spring Azure (1)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Atlantis Fritillary (1)
Baltimore Checkerspot (8)(+ 4 caterpillars)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (8)(including 2 with white bands)
Eyed Brown (6)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Monarch (2)
Least Skipper (1)
European Skipper (4)

State Game Lands#57 and the "Hayfields" north of Rickets Glenn SP., PA (B Troy, J Hoyson)

July 3, 2011

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Bronze Copper (9)
Bog Copper (4)
Purplish Copper (1)
Acadian Hairstreak (11)
Edwards' Hairstreak (14)
Banded Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (7)
Spring Azure (2) (summer)
Melissa Blue (2) (Karner)
Great Spangled Fritillary (9)
Aphrodite Fritillary (7)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (3)
Meadow Fritillary (3)
Harris' Checkerspot (10)
Northern Crescent (77)
Baltimore Checkerspot (3)
Eastern Comma (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (1)
White Admiral (11) (only 1 without white bands)
Viceroy (5)
Northern Pearly-eye (24)
Eyed Brown (30)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (3)
Common Ringlet (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Monarch (11)
Least Skipper (21)
European Skipper (375)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Long Dash (15)
Hobomok Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)
Dion Skipper (3)
Two-spotted Skipper (19)
Dun Skipper (3)

NABA Sandhill/Seneca count, Wood Co., WI (R Arnold, A Thering, M Reese)

July 3, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (18)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Bronze Copper (5) (Those opening wings were all males)
Spring Azure (1) (Summer)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Common Buckeye (20)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Viceroy (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)

Along Dutch Neck Road south of the C & D Canal, south of Delaware City, DE (A Loudell)

July 2, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (9)
Spicebush Swallowtail (12)
Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Bronze Copper (1)
Coral Hairstreak (9)
Edwards' Hairstreak (15)
Banded Hairstreak (5)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Melissa Blue (5)(karner)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Aphrodite Fritillary (11)
Baltimore Checkerspot (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Least Skipper (2)
European Skipper (2)
Little Glassywing (6)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Hobomok Skipper (2)

Allegan State Game Area, MI (J Pavlik)

July 2, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Coral Hairstreak (2)
Edwards' Hairstreak (2)
Banded Hairstreak (30+)
Hickory Hairstreak (1)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Great Spangled Fritillary
Red Admiral
Monarch
Little Wood-Satyr
Silver-spotted Skipper
Souther Cloudywing
Dun Skipper

Albany Pine Bush, NY (H Zirlin)

July 2, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (14)
Cabbage White (8)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Bog Copper (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Baltimore Checkerspot (8)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (4)(including 1 with white bands)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Monarch (1)
European Skipper (6)
Indian Skipper (3)

State Game Lands #57 and Hayfields north of Rickets Glen SP, PA (B Troy)

July 2, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Bog Copper (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (5)
Aphrodite Fritillary (9)
Atlantis Fritillary (11)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (2)
Appalachian Brown (2)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (17)
European Skipper (abundant)
Long Dash (1)(male)
Little Glassywing (8)
Dun Skipper (6)

Cranesville Bog, TNC, Oakland MD (R Borchelt, T Stock)

July 2, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)(dark female)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Pink-edged Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (7)
Spring Azure (6)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Atlantis Fritillary (1)
Baltimore Checkerspot (2)
Gray Comma (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Appalachian Brown (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7)
European Skipper (abundant)
Peck's Skipper (3)
Little Glassywing (2)
Black Dash (2)(males)

Finzel Swamp, MD (R Borchelt)

July 1, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (reported by another obs.)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3) (1 dark fem.)
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur (17)
American Copper (2)
Coral Hairstreak (reported by another obs.)
Gray Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (25)
Aphrodite Fritillary (4)
Regal Fritillary (13)
Pearl Crescent
American Lady
Common Buckeye (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Monarch
Silver-spotted Skipper (15)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Little Glassywing
Delaware Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper (2)

Ft.Indiantown Gap, Annville, PA (D Amadio)

July 1, 2011

Orange Sulphur (2)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Common Buckeye (10)
Georgia Satyr (3)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (24)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)

Klots' Bog, Manchester Township, NJ (R Borchelt)

July 1, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (129)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (7)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (11)
Spring Azure (1)(summer)
American Snout (2)
Variegated Fritillary (6)
Pearl Crescent (29)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (7)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7)
Horace's Duskywing (6)
Common Sootywing (43)
Least Skipper (23)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Sachem (4)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (7)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1)

Eastern Neck NWR, Rock Hall, MD (C Hinz)

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