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July 2006 Butterfly Sightings

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July 31, 2006 Monarch (flying amongst 2-3 hundred seals) North Rock (D Ingersoll)
July 31, 2006 Black Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (28)
(Two Dark Females)
Spicebush Swallowtail (8)
Cabbage White (100+)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Spring Azure (3)
(Summer Form)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (15)
Aphrodite Fritillary (2)
(Both Very Fresh)
Meadow Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Question Mark (8)
(Dark/Summer Form)
Eastern Comma (5)
(Dark/Summer Form)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (2)
Viceroy (14)
Eyed Brown (1)
(Very Worn)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
(Very Worn)
Common Ringlet (6)
Common Wood-Nymph (11)
Monarch (75-100)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (5)
Appalachian Trail Land Around Canal Road And Pochuck Creek, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)
July 30, 2006 Giant Swallowtail (17)
Southern Dogface (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (12)
Large Orange Sulphur (75)
Lyside Sulphur (5)
Little Yellow (12)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (11)
Clytie Ministreak (3)
Western Pygmy-Blue (2)
Ceraunus Blue (21)
Cassius Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (2)
Rounded Metalmark (28)
Red-bordered Metalmark (5)
American Snout (100,000+)
Gulf Fritillary (18)
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Mexican Fritillary (5)
Bordered Patch (2)
Crimson Patch (3) Caterpillar (1)
Phaon Crescent (27)
Vesta Crescent (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (1)
White Peacock (16)
Mexican Bluewing (4)
Common Mestra (3)
Tawny Emperor (6)
Carolina Satyr (12)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Queen (75)
Soldier (15)
Guava Skipper (1)
Brown Longtail (18)
Sickle-winged Skipper (7)
Brown-banded Skipper (2)
White/Common Checkered-Skipper (12)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (19)
Laviana White-Skipper (4)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (7)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Fawn-spotted (6)
Clouded Skipper (65)
Southern Skipperling (4)
Fiery Skipper (17)
Whirlabout (13)
Southern Broken-Dash (4)
Sachem (2)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (3)
Eufala Skipper (40)
Brazilian Skipper (2)
Santa Ana NWR-Weslaco NABA Count: (G Quintanilla, J & D Dauphin, J Booker, T Booker, J Owen, C Salinas, D McDonald, D Carlsen, Ja de Leon, J Rose, D Muschalek, R Lehman, W Sekula, E Thompson)
July 30, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (10+)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (30+)
Spring Azure (7)(summer form)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Baltimore Checkerspot (1)
Question Mark (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (4)
Eyed Brown (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (7)
Monarch (26)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (6)
Rock River Prairie SNA, Newark Road Prairie, Beckman Mill Park, Avon Bottoms, Rock Co., WI (M Reese, D Reese)
July 30, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (many)
Checkered White (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Hairstreak sp. (6)
American Lady (6)
Painted Lady (1)
Monarch (many)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)
Pennsylvania Avenue Landfill, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
July 30, 2006 Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (11)
Spicebush Swallowtail (12)
Cabbage White (100+)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (19)
Bronze Copper (5)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Spring Azure (12)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (7)
Meadow Fritillary (51)
Pearl Crescent (86)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (62)(2 white-banded form)
Viceroy (4)
Common Wood-Nymph (2)
Monarch (44)
Silver-spotted Skipper (8)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (10)
Least Skipper (8)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (7)
Glade Lake, Butler Co., PA (C Lehman, S Lehman)
July 30, 2006 Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Barred Yellow (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Southern Cloudywing (5)
Flag Mountain, AL (A & L Schotz)
July 29, 2006 Lyside Sulphur
Large Orange Sulphur
American Snout
San Antonio, TX (R Aaron)
July 29, 2006 Giant Swallowtail (28)
Great Southern White (13)
Giant White (1)
Southern Dogface (12)
Cloudless Sulphur (47)
Large Orange Sulphur (175)
Lyside Sulphur (275)
Little Yellow (37)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (17)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (13)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (4)
Clytie Ministreak (5)
Western Pygmy-Blue (12)
Ceraunus Blue (19)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (17)
Red-bordered Metalmark (37)
American Snout (750,000+)
Gulf Fritillary (37)
Mexican Fritillary (59)
Theona Checkerspot (17)
Bordered Patch (27)
Texan Crescent (1)
Pale-banded Crescent (3)
Vesta Crescent (3)
Phaon Crescent (75)
Question Mark (2)
White Peacock (23)
Banded Peacock (1)
Mexican Bluewing (16)
Common Mestra (5)
Ruddy Daggerwing (1)
Tropical Leafwing ( 1)
Hackberry Emperor (175)
Empress Leilia ( 21)
Tawny Emperor ( 55)
Queen (475)
Soldier (28)
White-striped Longtail (7)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Dorantes Longtail (13)
Brown Longtail (35)
Sickle-winged Skipper (3)
Brown-banded Skipper (2)
White-patched Skipper (15)
Com/White Checkered-Skipper ( 7)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (1)
Laviana White-Skipper (9)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (85)
Southern Skipperling (5)
Fiery Skipper (39)
Whirlabout (17)
Southern Broken-Dash (5)
Sachem (9)
Common Mellana (6)
Celia's Roadside (6)
Eufala Skipper (23)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Crimson Patch (1)( Caterpillar)
Bentsen/NABA Count: (G Quintanilla, J & D Dauphin, J Booker, T Booker, A Garza, C Salinas, J de Leon, J Rose, D Muschalek, R Lehman, W Sekula)
July 29, 2006 Monarch (2) (Flying over highway in city) Driving on Queen Elizabeth Way, Toronto, Ontario (A Loudell)
July 29, 2006 Black Swallowtail (32)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (20)
Spicebush Swallowtail (13)
Cabbage White (220)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Banded Hairstreak (1) (late)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (18)
Pearl Crescent (13)
Question Mark (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Monarch (30)
Silver-spotted Skipper (42)
Common Sootywing (2)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Avalon Preserve, Head of the Harbor, NY (R Kelly, J Blanchard, S Blanchard)
July 29, 2006 Cabbage White (many)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Monarch (many
Fountain Avenue Landfill, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
July 29, 2006 Black Swallowtail (several)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (many)
Spicebush Swallowtail (many)
Checkered White (5)
Cabbage White (many)
Orange Sulphur (many)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Edward's Hairstreak (2) (worn)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (12+)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Spring Azure (Summer form)
American Snout (20+)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (several)
Question Mark (3) (fresh)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Painted Lady (several)
Common Buckeye (6+)
Red-spotted Admiral (8+)(Red-spotted form)
Viceroy (3)
Hackberry Emperor (8+)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Appalachian Brown
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Monarch (15+)
Silver-spotted Skipper (40+)
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)
Common Sootywing
Least Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper
Peck's Skipper
Crossline Skipper
Sachem
Broad-winged Skipper (50+)
Dun Skipper (8+)
southern Staten Island, New York, NY (T Fiore)
July 29, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Sachem (2)
Backyard garden in Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
July 29, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (16)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)(1 was black female)
Palamedes Swallowtail (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (6)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (8)
Red-banded Hairstreak (51)
Gulf Fritillary (5)
Phaon Crescent (9)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Common Buckeye (3)
White Peacock (1)
Viceroy (2)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Monarch (2)
Queen (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
Confused Cloudywing (2)
Horace's Duskywing (49)
Zarucco Duskywing (16)
Least Skipper (1)
Southern Skipperling (5)
Tawny-edged Skipper (13)
Whirlabout (29)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Delaware Skipper (2)
BYSSUS SKIPPER (40)
Palmetto Skipper (2)
Dion Skipper (9)
Dun Skipper (12)
Twin-spot Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (33)
Goethe State Forest, FL (Part of the Goethe NABA butterfly count; B & L Cooper, B Bindschadler, M Meisenburg, R & R Spink, D & K Stillwaugh)
July 28, 2006 Variegated Fritillary (1) San Antonio, TX (R Aaron)
July 28, 2006 Atlantis Fritillary (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (White Admiral form)
Monarch (Dozens) (Including two caterpillars)
Along Route 60, Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario (A Loudell)
July 28, 2006 Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (many)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Hairstreak sp. (3)
Monarch (4)
Pennsylvania Avenue Landfill, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
July 27, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1) Rockwall, TX (F Lively)
July 27, 2006 Black Swallowtail (1)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (Dozens)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Northern Crescent (Dozens)
Anglewing species (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (Dozens)
Monarch (Dozens)
Common Branded Skipper (Dozens)
Little Current & Manitou Lake areas, Manitoulin Island, Ontario (A Loudell)
July 26-27, 2006 Monarchs (100s) Driving along Trans-Canada Highway (Route 17), Blind River to North Bay, Ontario
July 27, 2006 Polydamas Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Great Southern White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (8)
Orange-barred Sulphur (10)
Large Orange Sulphur (5)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Zebra Heliconian (3)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Walt Disney World, MGM Studios, Orlando, FL (V Corsello)
July 26, 2006 Clouded Sulphur (Dozens)
Atlantis Fritillary (Dozens)
Northern Crescent (Dozens)
Common Wood-Nymph (12+)
Monarch (Dozens)
Dun Skipper (10)
Michigan Rest Stop near Gardens Corner, Upper Peninsula, MI (A Loudell)
July 26, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (6)
Spring Azure (1)(summer form)
Eastern Comma (1)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Spring Rd. Butterfly Garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)
July 26, 2006 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (6)
Giant Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (15)
Great Southern White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Gray Hairstreak (44)
Red-banded Hairstreak (11)
Little Metalmark (3)
Gulf Fritillary (12)
Zebra Heliconian (1)(McGuire Hammock)
Phaon Crescent (255)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (4)
White Peacock (50)
Viceroy (5)
Carolina Satyr (11)
Georgia Satyr (8)
Queen (53)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (6)
Swarthy Skipper (13)
Neamathla Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (9)
Southern Skipperling (6)
Fiery Skipper (9)
Tawny-edged Skipper (14)
Whirlabout (12)
Southern Broken-Dash (11)
Sachem (32)
Delaware Skipper (20)
Aaron's Skipper (108)
Palmetto Skipper (52)
Palatka Skipper (6)
Berry's Skipper (22)(most fairly fresh)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (4)
Ocola Skipper (23)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve, Okeechobee Co., FL (B & L Cooper, L Atherton)
July 25, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (25+)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Striped Hairstreak (2)
'Summer' Azure (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (12)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (2)
Red-Spotted Admiral (2) (Red-Spotted Purple form)
Monarch (9)
Little Wood-Satyr (15)
Northern Pearly-eye (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (3)
Little Red Schoolhouse Path -- Cook County Forest Preserve, south of Willow Springs, IL (A Loudell)
July 24, 2006 Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
CHECKERED WHITE (3)
Cabbage White (many)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (many)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
VARIEGATED FRITILLARY (1)
Monarch (many)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)
Fountain Avenue Landfill, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
July 24, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (4)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed Blue (5)
Pearl Crescent (10)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Broad-winged Skipper? (1)
Baltimore, MD (J Wilkinson)
July 24, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
(Very large yellow female)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Zebra Heliconian (3)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Walt Disney World, MGM Studios, Orlando, FL (V Corsello)
July 23, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Great Southern White (11)
Little Yellow (30+)
Large Orange Sulphur (1)(male)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Western Pygmy-Blue (1)(female)
Red-Bordered Metalmark (3)(male newly emerged)
Gulf Fritillary (1)(male)
Variegated Fritillary (1)(fresh)
American Snout (20 )(very fresh)
Monarch (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (1)(nectaring on Pink Pentas)
Dun Skipper (1)
Brazilian Skipper (1)(fresh)
Corpus Christi Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, Corpus Christi, TX (M Mauel)
July 23, 2006 Large Orange Sulphur (1) (male) NABA IBP, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
July 23, 2006 Sachem (1)(female) Scarsdale, NY (H Zirlin)
July 22-23, 2006 Northern Pearly-eye
Eyed Brown
Common Wood-Nymph (6+)
Monarch (12+)
Dun Skipper
Queens County, Nova Scotia (D Poole, K Wallstrom, T Fiore)
July 23, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (11)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (34)
Clouded Sulphur (10)
Orange Sulphur (15)
Coral Hairstreak (9)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (13)
Spring Azure (2)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (34)
Aphrodite Fritillary (15)
Atlantis Fritillary (39)
Pearl Crescent (83)
Baltimore Checkerspot (7)
Question Mark (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Northern Pearly-eye (15)
Eyed Brown (23)
Common Wood-Nymph (33)
Monarch (64)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (5)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Long Dash (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (2)
Delaware Skipper (28)
Dun Skipper (100+)
Buzzard Swamp, Forest and Elk Cos., PA (C Lehman, A Lehman)
July 23, 2006 Tawny Emperor (1) (Resting on brick monument just after Dawn) Pennsylvania Welcome Station, Greene Co., PA (A Loudell)
July 22, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Summer Azure (1)(summer form)
Monarch (1)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)
July 22, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (11)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (15)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed Blue (3)
Spring Azure (1)(summer form)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (8)
Sachem (1)
Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)
July 22, 2006 Polydamas Swallowtail (5)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
(Dark Female)
Palamedes Swallowtail (2)
Great Southern White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Orange-barred Sulphur (5)
Large Orange Sulphur (2)
Cassius Blue (1)
Ceraunus Blue (4)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Zebra Heliconian (2)
Queen (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (1)
Walt Disney World, Animal Kingdom, Orlando, FL (V Corsello)
July 21, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtaill (SW Baltimore, MD (J Wilkinson)
July 21, 2006 Zebra Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (13)
Checkered White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (6)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Gray Hairstreak (12)
Red-banded Hairstreak (7)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
White Peacock (3)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Georgia Satyr (11)
Common Wood-Nymph (2)
Queen (39)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Northern Cloudywing (10)
Confused Cloudywing (2)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Zarucco Duskywing (5)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Swarthy Skipper (4)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Southern Skipperling (4)
Fiery Skipper (28)
Tawny-edged Skipper (8)
Whirlabout (14)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Sachem (11)
Arogos Skipper (3)(nectaring on Barbara's buttons (Marshallia tenuifolia) in pine flatwoods/pitcher plant area)
Delaware Skipper (4)
Palmetto Skipper (4)
Palatka Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (5)
Brazilian Skipper (1)(caterpillar)
Ocola Skipper (6)
Forever Florida, Osceola Co FL (B & L Cooper, S Clendenin)
July 21, 2006 Giant Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
(One Dark Female)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Monarch (8)
Long-tailed Skipper (8)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Walt Disney World, Magic Kingdom, Orlando, FL
July 20, 2006 Giant Swallowtail (1) (along the shoreline of Lake Pepin, in Frontenac State Park, Frontenac MN (D Domeier)
July 20, 2006 Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White (few)
Clouded Sulphur
Pink-edged Sulphur
American Copper
Northern Blue ("Crowberry" form)
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (8+)
Red-spotted Admiral (white-striped form)
Viceroy
Common Ringlet (50+)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Monarch (30+)
Least Skipper
Canso region, eastern Nova Scotia (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 20, 2006 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (10)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (8)
Summer Azure (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (16)
Aphrodite Fritillary (4)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (23)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Purple (7)
Viceroy (2)
Northern Pearly-eye (5)
Appalachian Brown (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (8)
Monarch (12)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (6)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (3)
Little Glassywing (11)
Delaware Skipper (5)
Dun Skipper (13)
Yellow Creek State Park, Indiana Co., PA (C Lehman)
July 20, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (33)
(Five Dark Females)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (18)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (9)
American Copper (1)
Spring Azure (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (26)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (35)
Eastern Comma (1)
(Summer Form)
Red Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (5)
Common Wood-Nymph (22)
Monarch (50-55)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Wild Indigo Skipper (2)
Swarthy Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (6)
Schooley's Mountain Park, Long Valley, NJ (V Corsello)
July 19, 2006 Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (22)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Summer Azure (4)
Eastern Tailed-blue (17)
Great-spangled Fritillary (1)
Silvery Checkerspot (13)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Admiral (1)
American Snout (2)
Common Buckeye (7)
Hackberry Emperor (4)
Carolina Satyr (9)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Common Sootywing (5)
Fiery Skipper (12+)
Sachem (31+)
Dun Skipper (1)
Collegedale & Ooltewah, Hamilton Co., TN (SAU Butterfly Class: C & B Swafford, 10 class members)
July 19, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (4)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Monarch (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
July 19, 2006 Variegated Fritillary (1) from the boardwalk at Pike's Beach, Westhampton Dunes, Suffolk Co., Long Island, NY (R & B Stanford)
July 19, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Coral Hairstreak (1)
Acadian Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Great Spangled Fritillary (18)
Aphrodite Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Appalachian Brown (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Monarch (12)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (4)
Broad-winged Skipper (4)
Dun Skipper (8)
State Game Land 130, Mercer Co., PA (C Lehman)
July 18, 2006 Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
E. Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-blue (4)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Angle-wing species (1)
American Snout (1)
Red-spotted Purple (3)
Hackberry Emperor (4)
Common Wood Nymph (5)
Carolina Satyr (11)
Hoary Edge Skipper (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (25+)
Northern Cloudywing (3)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Sachem (5)
Blue Blaze trail and Raccoon MT., Hamilton Co., TN (SAU Butterfly Class: C Swafford, 10 class members)
July 17-18, 2006 Pink-edged Sulphur
Bog Copper (numerous)
Dorcas Copper (several)
Arctic Blue
Northern Blue ("Crowberry" form; fresh females)
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
POLIXENES ARCTIC (2) (briefly nectaring on flowers along gravel park road)
European Skipper
J.T. Cheeseman Provincial Park, Cape Ray, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 18, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Monarch (2)
Backyard, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
July 17, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Summer Azure (1)
Eastern Tailed-blue (6)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Lady Species (1)
American Snout (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Carolina Satyr (12)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (35+)
Sachem (75+)
Collegedale & Ooltewah, Hamilton Co., TN (SAU Butterfly Class: C & B Swafford, 10 class members)
July 17, 2006 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (19)
Clouded Sulphur (22)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Bronze Copper (2)
Banded Hairstreak (8)
Striped Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (14)
Spring Azure (1)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (17)
Aphrodite Fritillary (6)
Pearl Crescent (33)
Question Mark (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Appalachian Brown (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (8)
Monarch (63)
Silver-spotted Skipper (29)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (7)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (6)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Black Dash (2)
Dun Skipper (9)
Glade Lake, Butler Co., PA (C Lehman, Sa Lehman, R Then)
July 16, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Lyside Sulphur (1)
Dainty Sulphur (10)
American Snout (200)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Queen (1)
Collins Ranch, Center Point, Kerr Co., TX
July 16, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (5)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (12+)(summer form)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Diana Fritillary (10 males)
Great Spangled Fritillary (Dozens)
Aphrodite Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Monarch (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (8)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (5)
Little Glassywing (4)
Dun Skipper (2)
Babcock State Park, WV (Ohio Lepidopterists' field trip: A Loudell, D Parshall, L Angel, I Cowie, W Gibson, D Weeks, M Hutsen)
July 16, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (100s) Driving along Route 41 between Beckley and Babcock State Park, WV (Ohio Lepidopterists' field trip)
July 15-16, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (Dozens)
Spicebush Swallowtail (10+)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Dozens)
Cabbage White (5)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Spring Azure (Dozens)(summer form)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12+)
Diana Fritillary (2 males)
Great Spangled Fritillary (Dozens)
Pearl Crescent (10)
Eastern Comma (6)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Appalachian Brown (Dozens)
Monarch (4)
Hoary Edge (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (10)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (12+)
Dun Skipper (5)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Twin Falls Resort State Park, WV (Ohio Lepidopterists' field trip: A Loudell, D Parshall, L Angel, I Cowie, W Gibson, D Weeks, M Hutsen)
July 16, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (52)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (11)
American Copper (1)
Coral Hairstreak (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (18)
Pearl Crescent (23)
Monarch (12)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Wild-Indigo Duskywing (1)
Chappaqua Power Cut, Old Chappaqua Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
July 16, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (20)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Monarch (2)
Wild-Indigo Duskywing (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
July 16, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Banded Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (2)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (9)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Appalachian Brown (4)
Common Wood-Nymph (5)
Monarch (7)
Silver-spotted Skipper (8)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (2)
Little Glassywing (3)
Dun Skipper (6)
Pennsy Swamp, Mercer Co., PA (C Lehman, S Lehman)
July 16, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Cabbage White (5)
Spring Azure (1)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (10)
Atlantis Fritillary (1? )(Gaudineer Recreation Area in WVA)
Meadow Fritillary (2)
Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (4)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (12)
Bath and Highland County VA; Pocahontas and Randolph Counties, WV (J & C Wilkinson)
July 16, 2006 Polydamas Swallowtail (8)
Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (8)
Giant Swallowtail (12)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (9)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Palamedes Swallowtail (6)
Checkered White (10)
Great Southern White (5)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (14)
Orange-barred Sulphur (24)
Barred Yellow (4)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (9)
Dainty Sulphur (28)
Gray Hairstreak (39)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
GRAY MINISTREAK (1)(Okeechobee Co. record)
Cassius Blue (13)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Little Metalmark (8)
Gulf Fritillary (6)
Zebra Heliconian (9)
Phaon Crescent (2)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Common Buckeye (14)
White Peacock (38)
Viceroy (6)
Carolina Satyr (12)
Georgia Satyr (7)
Monarch (3)
Queen (54)
Soldier (9)
Long-tailed Skipper (4)
Dorantes Longtail (7)
Horace's Duskywing (25)
Common Checkered-Skipper (27)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (6)
Swarthy Skipper (3)
Three-spotted Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Least Skipper (1)
Southern Skipperling (10)
Fiery Skipper (106)
Whirlabout (25)
Southern Broken-Dash (5)
Sachem (82)
Delaware Skipper (5)
Aaron's Skipper (1)
Palmetto Skipper (2)
Palatka Skipper (1)
Monk Skipper (11)
Eufala Skipper (9)
Twin-spot Skipper (1)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (3)
Okeechobee, FL (Okeechobee NABA Count (2nd year); B Cooper & L Cooper, S Farnsworth, A Edwards, R Nevulis, D & L Edwards, S. Arnold, L Byrnes, D Dixon, M Kanyuh, D Elston, M Swaringen, R Swaringen)
July 15, 2006 Crimson Patch San Antonio, TX (R Aaron)
July 15, 2006 Broad-banded Swallowtail (2)(1st record for this species at the park) NABA IBP, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
July 15, 2006 Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Cabbage White (91)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Little Yellow (5)(1st of year)
American Copper (2)(1st count record)
Gray Copper (3)
Bronze Copper (3)
Juniper Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (27)
Spring Azure (37)(summer form)
American Snout (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (18)
Regal Fritillary (1)(1st count record - very rare stray to Johnson Co.)
Meadow Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (21)
Question Mark (4)
Eastern Comma (2)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (2)(1st of year)
Viceroy (7)
Common Wood-Nymph (61)
Monarch (38)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Common Sootywing (2)(1st of year)
Least Skipper (2)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Byssus Skipper (4)
Black Dash (1)
Dun Skipper (1
Johnson County, IA (Annual Iowa City Butterfly Count: C Edwards)
July 15, 2006 Cabbage White (7)
Common Sulphur (6)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Harvester (1)
Summer Azure (1)
Northern Crescent (6)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Viceroy (1)
Common Wood nymph (2)
Monarch (127)
European Skipper (12)
Tommy Thompson Park, Toronto, Ontario (C McLauchlan)
July 15, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (6)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (15)
American Copper (8)
Great Spangled Fritillary (15)
Pearl Crescent (19)
Monarch (21)
Common Wood-Nymph (38)
Silver-spotted Skipper (29)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Little Glassywing (18)
Dun Skipper (8)
Meyer's Preserve, Mt. Kisco, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
July 15, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
July 15, 2006 Black Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (15)
Orange Sulphur (3)
American Copper
Juniper Hairstreak
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Red Banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (5)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Question Mark
Mourning Cloak
American Lady
Common Buckeye
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Viceroy (2)
Little Wood-Satyr
Common Wood-Nymph (5)
Monarch (10)
Silver-spotted Skipper (13)
Horace's Duskywing
Wild Indigo Duskywing (4)
Common Sootywing
Least Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Sachem (16)
Lewis W. Barton Arboretum and Nature Preserve, Medford Leas, Medford, NJ (Audubon Wildlife Field Trip: D Amadio)
July 15, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Cabbage White (10)
Spring Azure (3)(summer form)
Great-spangled Fritillary (5)
Diana Fritillary (3) (males: 2 feeding on milkweed and 1 on Wild Bergamot)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (7)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (30)
Route 629 and FR 194 south of VA Rte 39, Bath Co., VA (J & C Wilkinson)
July 15, 2006 Zebra Swallowtail (10)
Black Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (8)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Palamedes Swallowtail (6)
Checkered White (2)
Great Southern White (7)
Orange Sulphur (1)(off preserve only)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)
Barred Yellow (8)(off preserve only)
Little Yellow (6)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (14)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (182)
Red-banded Hairstreak (74)
Ceraunus Blue (4)
Little Metalmark (21)
Gulf Fritillary (9)
Zebra Heliconian (13)
Phaon Crescent (45)
Pearl Crescent (34)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (47)
White Peacock (87)
Viceroy (18)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (89)
Georgia Satyr (17)
Queen (80)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)(off preserve only)
Dorantes Longtail (2)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (6)
Zarucco Duskywing (7)(off preserve only)
Common Checkered-Skipper (11)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (47)
Swarthy Skipper (26)
Least Skipper (16)
Southern Skipperling (9)
Fiery Skipper (147)
Tawny-edged Skipper (23)
Whirlabout (108)
Southern Broken-Dash (24)
Sachem (48)
Delaware Skipper (112)
Byssus Skipper (2)(off preserve only)
Aaron's Skipper (162)
Palmetto Skipper (48)
Palatka Skipper (7)
Berry's Skipper (10)
Monk Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (11)
Twin-spot Skipper (4)
Ocola Skipper (44)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve, FL (KISSIMMEE PRAIRIE
SANCTUARY NABA count: B Cooper, L Cooper, N Prine, J Clifton, K Odom, T Odom, J Palmer, J Dubi, S Farnsworth, B Bindschadler, L Byrnes, R Byrnes, A Edwards, E Tannehill, B Beck, C Beck, L Atherton, B Atherton, T Palmer)
July 14, 2006 Black Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (15)
Harvester (1)
Coral Hairstreak (7)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (7)(summer form)
Swamp Metalmark (4)
Great Spangled Fritillary (17)
Gorgone Checkerspot (6)
Northern Crescent (9)
Baltimore Checkerspot (4)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
Gray Comma (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (5)
Eyed Brown (11)
Appalachian Brown (6)
Little Wood-Satyr (5)
Common Wood-Nymph (122)
Monarch (26)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
European Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (5)
Long Dash (3)
Northern Broken-Dash (12)
Delaware Skipper (9)
Black Dash (14)
Dun Skipper (6)
Northern Kettle Moraine State Forest, WI (M Reese)
July 14, 2006 Short-tailed Swallowtail (1)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Mustard White
Pink-edged Sulphur
Bog Copper (multiple)
Dorcas Copper (several)
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
European Skipper
Gros Morne National Park trails, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 13, 2006 Northern Blue (2) Broom Point, St. Paul's, Newfoundland (R Kelly)
July 13, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Monarch (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)
July 13, 2006 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Spring Azure (1)
(Summer Form)
Question Mark (1)
(Dark Form)
Red Admiral (1)
Backyard, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
July 11, 2006 Orange Sulphur
Clouded Sulphur
Western White
Cabbage White
Silvery Blue
Callippe Fritillary
Northwestern (Atlantis) Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Common Wood Nymph
Monarch
Peck's Skipper
Laurier Pasture, SK (M Bailey)
July 11, 2006 Short-tailed Swallowtail (10+)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Mustard White
Pelidne Sulphur (100+)
Pink-edged Sulphur
Arctic Blue (1)
Northern Blue (12+) ("Crowberry" form; fresh females & worn males)
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
St. Lunaire & L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, Newfoundland (T
Fiore, K Wallstrom, R Kelly)
July 10, 2006 Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Mustard White
Pelidne Sulphur
Pink-edged Sulphur
Arctic Blue
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
Burnt Cape & Pistolet Bay Provincial Park, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 10, 2006 Black Swallowtail (13)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (75+)
Orange Sulphur (25-30)
American Copper (3)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (100+)
Spring Azure (5)(summer form)
Pearl Crescent (50+)
Eastern Comma (1)(summer form)
Viceroy (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (5)
Common Wood-Nymph (6)
Monarch (23)(1 Caught by Ambush Bug)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (26)
Common Sootywing (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Thompson Park, Lincroft, NJ (V Corsello)
July 10, 2006 Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Coral Hairstreak
Banded Hairstreak (4)
Hickory Hairstreak
Olive Juniper Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Great Spangled Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (19)
Baltimore Checkerspot (12)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (2)
Common Buckeye
Viceroy (6)
Eyed Brown (3)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (9)
Monarch (19)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)
Least Skipper (3)
Northern Broken-Dash (5)
Black Dash
Dun Skipper (2)
Appalachian Trail lands, Canal Rd. Vernon, NJ (D Amadio)
July 9, 2006 Short-tailed Swallowtail (2)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Pelidne Sulphur (6+)
Pink-edged Sulphur
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary (very fresh)
Northern Crescent
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
Port-aux-Choix to Cape Norman, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 9, 2006 Eastern-Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (1) (summer form)
Great-Spangled Fritillary (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Little Glassywing (2)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)
July 9, 2006 EARLY HAIRSTREAK Northeast section of Shenandoah National Park, VA (S Dueweke, W Gould)
July 9, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (9)
Cabbage White (30)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (9)
American Copper (17)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Striped Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (6)
Spring Azure (11)(summer)
Appalachian Azure (19)
Variegated Fritillary (16)
Great Spangled Fritillary (46)
Aphrodite Fritillary (12)
Meadow Fritillary (115)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (2)
Common Wood-Nymph (5)
Monarch (26)
Silver-spotted Skipper (100)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Little Glassywing (2)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Shenandoah National Park, VA (M A Koeneke, G Koppel)
July 8, 2006 Western White
Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Gray Copper
Silvery Blue
Callippe Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Viceroy
Common Ringlet
Common Wood Nymph
Common Checkered Skipper
Garita Skipper
Peck's Skipper
Maxim Pasture, SK (M Bailey)
July 8, 2006 Monarch (1) Neptune, SK (C Bailey)
  Short-tailed Swallowtail
PELIDNE SULPHUR (several)
Pink-edged Sulphur
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
Point Riche National Historic Site, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 8, 2006 Monarch (1) Jones Beach, Long Island NY (M Diederich)
July 8, 2006 Striped Hairstreak (1) Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)
July 8, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (20-25)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (50-55)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Spring Azure (2) (summer form)
Eastern Comma (1)(summer form)
Red Admiral (2)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Dun Skipper (3)
Henry Hudson Drive, Palisades Interstate Park, Englewood, NJ (V Corsello)
July 8, 2006 Black Swallowtail (6)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (24)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (130)
Clouded Sulphur (48)
Orange Sulphur (30)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (92)
Spring Azure (15)(summer)
Meadow Fritillary (38)
Great Spangled Fritillary (16)
Pearl Crescent (117)
Question Mark (2)
Red Admiral (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (3) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Viceroy (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (14)
Common Wood-Nymph (17)
Monarch (30)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (7)
Least Skipper (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (28)
Sachem (4)
Northern New Castle County, DE (10 locations, NABA Delaware Nature Society Annual count: A Loudell, J White, S O'Byrne, G Dill, S Vincent, E Milin, G Vincent, A White)
July 8, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (80)(plus 25 caterpillars)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)(worn)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (12)
Cabbage White (2)
Little Yellow (1)
HARVESTER (12)(record one-day NC high tally)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Spring Azure (25)(summer)
Appalachian Azure (25 caterpillars)
Great Spangled Fritillary (20)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (7)
Red-spotted Admiral (4)(spotted purple)
Northern Pearly-eye (3)
Gemmed Satyr (1)(fresh)
Carolina Satyr (1)(worn)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Monarch (1)(1 caterpillar)
Silver-spotted Skipper (125)
GOLDEN BANDED-SKIPPER (1)(new county record)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Dun Skipper (12)
Pepper and Salt Skipper (2)
forest service roads north of Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC (B Brinson, D Carter, W Cook, C King, J Pippen)
July 7, 2006 Black Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Monarch (3)
Fountain Avenue landfill, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
July 6, 2006 Giant Swallowtail (2)(larvae on Ptelea)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (several hundred)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Little Yellow (15)
American Copper (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Spring Azure (Summer Form) (12)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (31)
Regal Fritillary (100+)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Question Mark (1)
Red Admiral (2)
Red-Spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (8)
Common Wood Nymph (50+)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (1)
Common Sootywing (1)
Sand Ridge State Forest, Mason Co., IL (R Bell)
July 6, 2006 Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Mustard White
Pink-edged Sulphur
Bog Copper
Silvery Blue (northern form)
Atlantis Fritillary
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Red-spotted Admiral (white-sriped form)
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
European Skipper (many)
Peck's Skipper
Lomond River & Tablelands trails, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 6, 2006 Banded Hairstreak (1) Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)
July 6, 2006 Black Swallowtail (35-40)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (50-55)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (25-30)
American Copper (1)
Coral Hairstreak (1)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (100+)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (100+)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (9)
Red Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (9)
Common Wood-Nymph (13)
Monarch (45-50)
Silver-spotted Skipper (6)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Sachem (1)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Hobomok Skipper (1)
Big Brook County Park, Marlboro, NJ (V Corsello)
July 5, 2006 Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Mustard White (3)
Pink-edged Sulphur (1)
Northern Blue (10+)
Great Spangled Fritillary (5)
Northern Crescent (20+)
White Admiral (10+)
Northern Pearly-eye (10+)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Common Ringlet (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Monarch (1)
European Skipper (100)
Long Dash (10+)
Hobomok Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (10+)
NE of Goodman, Marinette Co., WI (M Reese)
July 5, 2006 SHORT-TAILED SWALLOWTAIL (1)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Pink-edged Sulphur
Bog Copper (6+)
Atlantis Fritillary
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Red-spotted Admiral (white-sriped form)
Common Ringlet (Newfoundland form, lacking ocelli)
Jutta Arctic (fresh)
Blow-me-Down Mountains trail, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 4, 2006 Chinese Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (many)
Large Orange Sulphur (3)
Red-spotted Hairstreak (1)
Pea Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Monarch (4)(females laying eggs on Crown Flower)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Foster Botanical Garden in Honolulu, HI (J Snyder)
July 4, 2006 Black Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (65)
Clouded Sulphur (31)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Gray Copper (1)
Coral Hairstreak (3)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Spring Azure (30)(summer form)
American Snout (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (51)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1)
Silvery Checkerspot (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (14)
Eastern Comma (51)
Gray Comma (13)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (5)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (2)
Red Admiral (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Viceroy (3)
Hackberry Emperor (13)
Tawny Emperor (35)
Common Wood-Nymph (61)
Monarch (17)
Silver-spotted Skipper (11)
Northern Broken-Dash (6)
Delaware Skipper (39)
Dun Skipper (12)
Yellow River State Forest and vicinity, Allamakee County, IA (4th of July Count: C Edwards)
July 4, 2006 Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Clouded Sulphur
Pink-edged Sulphur
American Copper (several)
Bog Copper (several)
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Spring Azure (3) (laying eggs on Viburnum blossoms)
Silvery Blue (northern form)
Northern Blue ("Crowberry" form)
ARCTIC BLUE (3)
Atlantis Fritillary
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Red-spotted Admiral (white-sriped form)
Jutta Arctic (fresh)
J.T. Cheeseman Provincial Park, Cape Ray, Newfoundland (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 4, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
(both at the same mud puddle)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (50+)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
American Snout (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (21)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Baltimore Checkerspot (21)
Pearl Crescent (25)
Eastern Comma (5)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red Admiral (5)
Common Buckeye (1)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Eyed Brown (5)
Little Wood-Satyr (9)
Common Wood-Nymph (22)
(many lacking yellow in spots)
Monarch (6)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
European Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Appalachian Trail Lands Around Canal Road, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)
July 3, 2006 Swallowtail sp. (1)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Marine Blue (1)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Buckeye sp. (1)
Queen (1)
Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, Clark Co., NV (S Potter)
July 3, 2006 Clouded Sulphur (3)
Edwards' Hairstreak (1)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (3)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (6)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (3)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Northern Crescent (70+)
Baltimore Checkerspot (10+)
Eyed Brown (10+)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (50+)
Monarch (4)
Poweshiek Skipperling (12)
Long Dash (11)
Dion Skipper (2)
Puchyan Prairie SNA, Green Lake Co., WI (M Reese)
July 3, 2006 Variegated Fritillary (1) New Hyde Park, NY (R Kelly)
July 3, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur 92)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pennsylvania Ave. Landfill, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
July 2, 2006 SHORT-TAILED SWALLOWTAIL (1)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Pink-edged Sulphur
Silvery Blue (northern form)
Northern Blue (12+) ("Crowberry" form, all on Black Crowberry mats)
Atlantis Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Red-spotted Admiral (white-sriped form)
European Skipper
Hobomok Skipper
Meat Cove, Nova Scotia (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 2, 2006 BALTIMORE CHECKERSPOT Alphonse Léger Road, New Brunswick (D Doucet)
July 2, 2006 Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Clouded / Orange Sulphur (3) (Including 1 white-form female)
Spring Azure (2)(summer form)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Great Spangled Fritillary (24)
Meadow Fritillary (6)
Silvery Checkerspot (3)
Pearl Crescent (45+)
Red-Spotted Admiral (1) (Red-Spotted Purple form)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Little Wood Satyr (8)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)
July 2, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (1)(summer form)
Pearl Crescent (Dozens)
Monarch (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (2)
University of Delaware Garden, Newark, DE (A Loudell)
July 2, 2006 Black Swallowtail (8)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
BRONZE COPPER (1)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Common Buckeye (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Area west of Reedy Point Bridge along C & D Canal, south of Delaware City, DE
(A Loudell)
July 1, 2006 Tiger Swallowtail (caterpillar)
Western White (20+)
Giant Sulphur (1)
Dorcas Copper (4)
Greenish Blue (10+)
Cranberry Blue (10+)
Western Tailed-Blue (1)
Red- spotted Admiral (white banded form)(3)
Mourning Cloak (2)(large caterpillars and several worn adults)
Common Ringlet (6)
Fairbanks, AK (H Zirlin)
July 1, 2006 Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Mustard White
Clouded Sulphur
Pink-edged Sulphur
Spring Azure (very worn)
Aphrodite Fritillary (few) (fresh)
Atlantis Fritillary (hundreds)
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Northern Crescent
Red Admiral
Red-spotted Admiral (white-striped form)
Common Ringlet
Arctic Skipper
Least Skipper
Hobomok Skipper (6+)
Skyline trail, Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Nova Scotia (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
July 1, 2006 Eastern-Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (9)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Spring Rd. Butterfly garden, Spring Rd., Chappaqua NY (M Diederich)
July 1, 2006 Giant Swallowtail (7) (Larvae on Prickly Ash.)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (9)
Cabbage White (100+)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (15)
Edward's Hairstreak (3)
Banded Hairstreak (29)
Striped Hairstreak (7)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (11)
Spring Azure (17)(summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (28)
Meadow Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (20)
Eastern Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (5)
Hackberry Emperor (6)
Tawny Emperor (100+)
Northern Pearly-eye (8)
Little Wood-Satyr (6)
Common Wood-Nymph (2)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (12)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Common Sootywing (1)
Least Skipper (13)
European Skipper (4)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (3)
Little Glassywing (11)
Delaware Skipper (3)
Dun Skipper (2)
Centre Co., PA (C Lehman, S Lehman)
July 1, 2006 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
(Many Caterpillars and Chrysalis)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
(Dark Female)
Cabbage White (26)
Banded Hairstreak (2)
Question Mark (1)
(Summer Form)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Henry Hudson Drive, Palisades Interstate Park, Englewood, NJ (V Corsello)
July 1, 2006 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Spring Azure (1)(summer form)
Eastern Tailed Blue (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Columbia, MD (J Wilkinson)
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