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June 2011 Butterfly Sightings

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July 1, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (8)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing (9)
Little Glassywing (1)

Chesapeake Farms, Rock Hall, MD (C Hinz)

June 30, 2011

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (15)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (3)(summer)
Atlantis Fritillary (11)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Monarch (1)
European Skipper (5)
Two-spotted Skipper (12)

Beaver Meadows Campground, USFS Allegheny Forest, PA (J Monroe)

June 30, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (24)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (13)
Coral Hairstreak (1)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (2) (summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (26)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Baltimore Checkerspot (7)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (3)
Red Admiral (7)
Common Buckeye (8)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (7)
Eyed Brown (23)
Little Wood-Satyr (9)
Common Wood-Nymph (12)
Monarch (14)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (16)
European Skipper (2)
Northern Broken-Dash (4)
Little Glassywing (2)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper (5)

Appalachian Trail Lands Around Canal Road To County Route 517, Vernon, NJ (J Lampkin (leader), Z Bachir, V Corsello, P Faurot, J Lampkin, C Weiss)

June 30, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (common)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Spring Azure (3)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Common Buckeye (3)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)

Along railroad tracks and trails in the vicinity of Klots' Bog, Lakehurst, NJ (R Borchelt)

June 30, 2011

Black Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (6)
Clouded Sulphur (9)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Coral Hairstreak
Banded Hairstreak (9)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (16)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Baltimore Checkerspot (6)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (5)
Red-spotted Admiral
Viceroy
Tawny Emperor
Northern Pearly-eye (fresh)
Eyed Brown (12)
Brown sp. (5)
Little Wood Satyr (5)
Common Wood-Nymph (18) (all fresh)
Monarch (10)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Least Skipper (6)
Peck's Skipper
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Little Glassywing (9)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Zabulon Skipper
Black Dash (2)
Dun Skipper (6)

Appalachian Trail Lands Canal Rd. to RT94, Vernon, NJ (D Amadio)

June 30, 2011

Swallowtail sp.
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Banded Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Great Spangled Fritillary (6)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Little Wood-Satyr
Common Wood-Nymph (2)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper
Least Skipper
Peck's Skipper (2)
Northern Broken-Dash
Little Glassywing
Delaware Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper

Kittatinny Valley State Park, Sussex County, NJ (D Amadio)

June 30, 2011

Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Northern Metalmark (fresh obs. at 6 p.m.)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Common Buckeye
Little Wood-Satyr

White Lake WMA, Warren County, NJ (D Amadio)

June 28, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (30+)
Clouded Sulphur (30+)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Harvester (3)
American Copper (50+)
Coral Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (8)
Spring Azure (1)(summer)
American Snout (3)
Great Spangled Fritillary (50+)
Regal Fritillary (100s)
Pearl Crescent (50+)
Question Mark (8)
Eastern Comma (20+)
Gray Comma (3)
American Lady (9)
Red Admiral (4)
Red-Spotted Admiral (10)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (30+)

Sand Ridge State Forest, Mason Co., IL (R & R Bell)

June 28, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (abundant)
Orange Sulphur (1)(white form)
Spring Azure (common)(summer)
Atlantis Fritillary (common)
Green Comma (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (common)
Little Wood-Satyr (4)( very worn, clearly the end of this flight )
European Skipper (3)
Crossline Skipper (2)
Long Dash (1)
Hobomok Skipper (1)
Two-spotted Skipper (3)(very distinctive white racing stripe and white-veined rear underwing)

Beaver Meadows Campground, USFS Allegheny Forest, Marienville, PA (R Borchelt)

June 27, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
American Copper
Spring Azure (summer)
Aphrodite Fritillary
Atlantis Fritillary
Harris Checkerspot
Pearl Crescent
Northern Crescent
Baltimore Checkerspot
Eastern Comma
Gray Comma
White Admiral
Red-Spotted Purple
Viceroy
Northern Pearly-eye
Common Ringlet
Least Skipper
European Skipper
Peck's Skipper
Tawny Skipper
Little Glassywing
Dun Skipper

Chenango Co., (B Grosek)

June 27, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Cabbage White (10)
Clouded Sulphur (12)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Coral Hairstreak (2)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Striped Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (3) (summer)
American Snout (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (15)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Baltimore Checkerspot (10)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (7)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (2) (one road killed)
Common Buckeye (13)
Red-spotted Admiral (2) ( one showing
some white banding)
Viceroy (2)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (5)
Eyed Brown (25)
Little Wood-Satyr (28)
Common Wood-Nymph (7)
Monarch (7)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Northern Cloudywing (3)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1) (very fresh)
Least Skipper (7)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Long Dash (2)
Northern Broken-dash (3)
Little Glassywing (2)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (5)
Dun Skipper (2)

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

June 27, 2011

Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (abundant) (the forewing underside submarginal spots ranged from distinct (Eastern) to fully contiguous (Canadian) )
Cabbage White (abundant)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (common)
Striped Hairstreak (4)(All very fresh; nectaring on thistle bordering deciduous woods)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Spring Azure (8)(summer)
Atlantis Fritillary (8)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (1)
Northern Crescent (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (5) (1 with white bands)
Viceroy (2)
Northern Pearly-eye (abundant)
Common Ringlet (1)
Monarch (4)
European Skipper (superabundant)
Long Dash (2)
Hobomok Skipper (5)
Dun Skipper (1)
Pepper and Salt Skipper (1)(very worn)

Buzzard Swamp, Allegheny National Forest, PA (R Borchelt)

June 26, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
American Copper (1)(Fresh individual)
Coral Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (5)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (6)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (4)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (3)
European Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (3)

Rock Island State Preserve, IA (T Jantscher)

June 26, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (7)
Cabbage White (40)
Orange Sulphur (22)
American Copper (2)
Coral Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Common Buckeye (6)
Little Wood-Satyr (4)
Monarch (2)

Ft. Tilden, Queens Co., NY (R Kelly)

June 26, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Canadian/Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Spring Azure (4) (summer)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Atlantis Fritillary (3)
Harris' Checkerspot (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (6) (3 with broad white bands; 3 Red-spotted Purple form)
Common Ringlet (8)
Monarch (1) (Female laying eggs, one per milkweed stalk)
European Skipper (20+)
Least Skipper (2)
Indian Skipper (7)
Hobomok Skipper (6)
Two-spotted Skipper (1)

Gamelands north of Ricketts Glen State Park & Hayfield area of Ricketts Glen, PA (A Loudell)

June 26, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Bog Copper (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (several)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Georgia Satyr (8+) (fresh, including one newly emergent, wings not hardened)
Common Wood-Nymph (3+)(very fresh)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Unidentified skipper (2)

Klots' Bog, Lakehurst, NJ (S Rosenthal, S Walter)

June 26, 2011

Cabbage White
Common Buckeye (several)
Little Wood-Satyr (6) ("curvy" tracks & schoolyard)
Appalachian Brown ("straight" tracks, near creek)
Silver-spotted Skipper (several)

Adjacent railroad tracks, Klots' Bog, Lakehurst, NJ (S Rosenthal, S Walter)

June 25, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (19)
Coral Hairstreak (1)
Banded Hairstreak (55-60)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (1) (summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (7)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (4)
Little Glassywing (5)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Hobomok Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (2)

Black Creek Site And Maple Grange Park, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)

June 25, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (6)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Spring Azure (2) (summer)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Common Buckeye (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)

Just south of C & D Canal south of Delaware City, DE (A Loudell)

June 24, 2011

Cabbage White (11)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (3) (summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (6)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (5)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (8)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (1)
Eyed Brown (9)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Monarch (3)
Least Skipper (1)
European Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (1)

Appalachian Trail Lands Around Canal Road, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)

June 21, 2011

Cabbage White
Spring Azure
Question Mark
Little Wood-satyr
Common Ringlet
European Skipper
Tawny-edged Skipper
Hobomok Skipper

Finch Hollow, Broome County, NY (B Grosek)

June 19, 2011

Cabbage White (6)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (15)(summer)
Meadow Fritillary (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (10)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (3)
European Skipper (3)
Peck's Skipper (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Dun Skipper (1)

Rock Island State Preserve, IA (T Jantscher)

June 19, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (100+) (Including one mating pair)
Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5) (Including one black-form female)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (2) (summer)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (7)
Silver-spotted Skipper (12)
Dun Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (15)

Elk Neck State Park, MD (A Loudell)

June 18, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Bronze Copper (8)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (15)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (10)
Meadow Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Question Mark (2)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Viceroy (5)
Little Wood-Satyr (4)
Monarch (6)
Least Skipper (5)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Long Dash (1)
Delaware Skipper (1)

Cedar Hills Sand Prairie Preserve, IA (T Jantscher)

June 18, 2011

Black Swallowtail (7)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Bronze Copper (1)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (7)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (5+)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1)
Silvery Checkerspot (30+)
Pearl Crescent (20+)
Baltimore Checkerspot (20+)
Question Mark (1)
American Lady (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (3)
Eyed Brown (3)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (6)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Least Skipper (35+)
European Skipper (10)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Long Dash (3)

Pleasant Valley Conservancy SNA, Dane Co., WI (Southern Wisconsin Butterfly Association field trip, Leaders: A Thering, T & K Brock)

June 18, 2011

Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Broad-winged Skipper (5)

Along C & D Canal south of Delaware City, DE (A Loudell)

June 18, 2011

Cabbage White (12)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Great-spangled Fritillary (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (1)

Lime Plant Road, eastern Frederick Co., MD (J Wilkinson)

June 16, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Spicebush Swallowtail ((3)
Cabbage White (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (12)
Orange Sulphur (4)
American Copper (14)
Eastern Tailed Blue (2)
Spring Azure (3)
Variegated Fritillary (6)
Great Spangled Fritillary (8)
Regal Fritillary (1,000+)
Pearl Crescent (10)
Question Mark (8)
Eastern Comma (2)
American Lady ( 20+)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-Spotted Admiral (6)
Hackberry Emperor (1,000++)
Monarch (5)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (5)
Delaware Skipper (3)

Sand Ridge State Forest, Mason Co., IL (R & R Bell)

June 15, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (1) (Worn Female)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (7)
Cabbage White (55-60)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (16) (Summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (14)
Baltimore Checkerspot (2)
Question Mark (4)
Eastern Comma (17) (One Worn Orange)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (30-35)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple)
Viceroy (1)
Hackberry Emperor (22)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Northern Pearly-eye (2)
Eyed Brown (35-40)
Little Wood-Satyr (12)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (60-65)
European Skipper (30-35)
Indian Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (3)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Long Dash (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Hobomok Skipper (2)
Zabulon Skipper (7)

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

June 12, 2011

Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (6)
Spring Azure (15)(summer)
Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (15)
Least Skipper (1)
European Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (8)
Tawny-edged Skipper (4)
Hobomok Skipper (1)

Rock Island State Preserve, IA (T Jantscher)

June 12, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (12)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Atlantis Fritillary (1)
Silver-bordered Fritillary ( 2)
Harris' Checkerspot (15)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (10)(including three with white bands)
Viceroy (3)
Little Wood-Satyr (20)
Common Ringlet (18)
Monarch (3)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Arctic Skipper (10)
European Skipper (5)
Indian Skipper (4)
Hobomok Skipper (7)
Pepper and Salt Skipper (20)

Buzzard Swamp, PA (J Monroe)

June 12, 2011

Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (12)
Spring Azure (6) (Summer)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red Admiral (1)

Backyard, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)

June 12, 2011

Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush swallowtail (12)
Cabbage White (25)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12)
Spring Azure (2) (summer)
Eastern Comma (6)
American Lady
Red Admiral (5)
Common Buckeye (17)
Little Wood-Satyr
Silver-spotted Skipper (6)
Swarthy Skipper (2)
Least Skipper
Fiery Skipper (very early male)
Tawny-edged Skipper
Crossline Skipper
Northern Broken-Dash (2)
Little Glassywing (11)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Zabulon Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville, NJ (D Amadio)

June 11, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (8)
Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Cabbage White (45)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (14)(summer)
Silvery Checkerspot (7)
Eastern Comma (2)(dark form)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (1)(1st of the year)
Hackberry Emperor (1)(1st of the year)
Silver-spotted Skipper (15)
Least Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (5)

Off Ohio River near Industry, PA (J Monroe)

June 11, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (13)
Cabbage White (55)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Spring Azure (5)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (12)
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (20)
European Skipper (15)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Zabulon Skipper (2)

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

June 11, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (14)(4 Appalachian; 2 Eastern; the rest undetermined)
Spicebush Swallowtail (22)
Cabbage White (42)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Edwards' Hairstreak (1)(very early, very fresh)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Spring Azure (23)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (9)
Little Wood-Satyr (26)
Silver-spotted Skipper (26)
Northern Cloudywing (7)
Dreamy Duskywing (4)
Least Skipper (1)
Indian Skipper (13)
Tawny-edged Skipper (16)

Frederick Municipal Forest, MD (WABC Field Trip leaders: T Stock, B Johnson, W Gould)

June 11, 2011

Cabbage White (17)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (13)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (7)
Spring Azure (1)
Variegated Fritillary (15)
Pearl Crescent (15)
American Lady (3)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (28)
Viceroy (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Creole Pearly-eye (3)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Carolina Satyr (4)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (8)
Least Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Dion Skipper (1)

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

June 8-10, 2011

Giant Swallowtail (1)(1st of the year)
Tiger Swallowtail (100+ puddling, including 3 possible Canadian Tiger Swallowtails)
Hackberry Emperor (1)(1st of the year)
Red-spotted Admiral (very numerous, including 5 with white bands)
Monarch (3)(1 laying eggs)
European Skipper (1)(1st of the year)

Northern Ulster Co., NY (H Halama)

June 10, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (6)
Spring Azure (4)(summer)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Baltimore Checkerspot (1)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Hackberry Emperor (7)
Eyed Brown (10)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (12)
European Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (1)

Canal Road, NJ (J Glassberg)

June 10, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (150)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Banded Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Great Spangled Fritillary (22)
American Lady (1)(well worn)
Common Buckeye (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Least Skipper (3)
Peck's Skipper (5)
Little Glassywing (4)

Pole Farm Park- Blackwell Road Section, NJ (H Kindervatter)

June 10, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (150)
Black Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (19)
Cabbage White (5)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Sulphur sp. (white form)
Coral Hairstreak
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (19)
Spring Azure (summer) (3)
American Snout (3)
Variegated Fritillary
Great Spangled Fritillary
Pearl Crescent
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma
Anglewing sp. (2)
Red Admiral (5)
Common Buckeye (9)
Red-spotted Admiral
Hackberry Emperor
Little Wood-Satyr (18)
Monarch (2) (1 adult & 1 cat.)
Silver-spotted Skipper (26)
Common Checkered-Skipper
Common Sootywing (5)
Swarthy Skipper (3)
Least Skipper
Delaware Skipper (23)
Aaron's Skipper (5)
Broad -winged Skipper (23)
Dun Skipper (3)
Salt Marsh Skipper (3)

Eastern Neck NWR, Rock Hall, MD (D Amadio)

June 10, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (8)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Banded Hairstreak (3)
Spring Azure (summer)
Variegated Fritillary
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Eastern Comma
Anglewing sp.
Common Buckeye
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (10)

Chesapeake Farms, Chestertown, MD (D Amadio)

June 9, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (4)
American Copper (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (6)
Spring Azure (3)(Summer)
Variegated Fritillary
Great Spangled Fritillary
Harris Checkerspot (12) & egg cluster
Pearl Crescent (34)
Question Mark (5)
Eastern Comma
Mourning Cloak
American Lady
Common Buckeye (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (21)
Common Ringlet (14)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2 )
Southern Cloudywing (3)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
Dreamy Duskywing
Wild Indigo Duskywing ( 4)
Least Skipper (9)
European Skipper (30)
Indian Skipper (6)
Peck's Skipper (30)
Tawny-edged Skipper (13)
Long Dash (18)
Hobomok Skipper (5)
Dusted Skipper

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

June 8, 2011

Eastern Comma

Corner of 54th and Third, at entrance to Barnes & Noble, New York City, NY (H Zirlin)

June 8, 2011

Red-banded Hairstreak

My yard, Columbia, Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)

June 7, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Pearl Crescent
Common Ringlet
Little Wood-satyr
Wild Indigo Duskywing

Broome Co., NY (B Grosek)

June 6, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (9)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Cabbage White (3)
Spring Azure (4) (summer)
Question Mark (4)
Eastern Comma (3)
Anglewing sp. (2)
American Lady
Red-spotted Admiral
Hackberry Emperor (10) (fresh)
Little Wood-Satyr (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Cloudywing sp.
Least Skipper (6)
Peck's Skipper
Hobomok Skipper (5)

Worthington State Forest, Columbia, NJ (D Amadio)

June 5, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (70)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Hoary Edge (2)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Dreamy Duskywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Indian Skipper (9)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Hobomok Skipper (4)
Dun Skipper (1)

Mountainside Park, NJ (J Glassberg)

June 5, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (35+)
Cabbage White (17)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Spring/Summer Azure (35+)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Great Spangled Fritillary (17)
American Lady (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Little Wood-Satyr (100+)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Least Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (3)

Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)

June 5, 2011

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)

Gateway Business Park, Columbia, Howard Co., MD(J Wilkinson)

June 4, 2011

Black Swallowtail 1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail(2)
Cabbage White(5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue(4)
Silvery Blue(1)(fairly worn)
Pearl Crescent(10)
Common Ringlet(6)
Monarch 6)
Hobomok Skipper(6)(Mainly perching in sunny spots)

Minnesota Valley NWR - Louisville Swamp Unit, MN (T Jantscher)

June 4, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (abundant)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail ? (2)
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Grey Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure
Silvery Blue (10)
Harris' Checkerspot (5)(1st of the season)
Pearl Crescent (numerous)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
Anglewings (4)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (3)(1st of the season)
Common Ringlet (very numerous)
Duskywings (3)

Green Co., NY (H Halama)

June 4, 2011

Black Swallowtail (1)
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail (62)
WEST VIRGINIA WHITE (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
EARLY HAIRSTREAKS (9) (3 WERE RATHER WORN AND 6 QUITE FRESH LOOKING)
Spring Azure (3)(including 2 Cherry Gall)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Eastern Comma (1)
MOURNING CLOAK (9)
Red Admiral (2)
American Lady (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (6)(3 with white bands)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Common Ringlet (1)
PEPPER AND SALT SKIPPER (21)

Mt. Greylock State Reservation, MA (Massachusetts Butterfly Club Fieldtrip)

June 4, 2011

Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
VARIEGATED FRITILLARY (1)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (4)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
ARCTIC SKIPPER (30)

Windsor, MA (Massachusetts Butterfly Club Fieldtrip)

June 4, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (14)
Cabbage White (12)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (24)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (6)
E. Comma (1)
Red Admiral (2)
American Lady (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Little Wood-Satyr (65)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
European Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (10)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2)
Zabulon Skipper (10)

Tiffany Creek Preserve, Nassau Co., NY (R Kelly, A Lindberg, L Lindberg, M Feder)

June 3, 2011

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Spring Azure
Pearl Crescent
Question Mark
White Admiral
Viceroy
Little Wood-Satyr
Common Ringlet
Silver Spotted Skipper
Juvenal's Duskywing
Dream Duskywing
Wild Indigo Duskywing
Least Skipper
Hobomok Skipper

Broome Co., NY (B Grosek)

June 3, 2011

Cabbage White (6)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (13)
Spring Azure (4)
Eastern Comma (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Little Wood-Satyr (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)

Welwyn Preserve, Nassau Co., NY (R Kelly)

June 2, 2011

Variegated Fritillary (1)

Camden, ME (R Rittmaster)

June 2, 2011

Central Park, New York, NY (T Fiore)

Red-banded Hairstreak (1)

May 31 - June 1, 2011

Black Swallowtail (numerous)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
American Copper (very numerous)
Gray Hairstreak (1)(1st of the season)
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Pearl Crescent (very numerous)
Anglewings (2)
Viceroy (1)(1st of the season)
Common Ringlet (abundant)
Monarch (5)(1st of the season)
Hoary Edge (1)(first of the season)
Northern Cloudywing
Juvenal Duskywing
Wild Indigo Duskywing
Peck's Skipper (2)

Mount Airy power line cut in Town of Saugerties and former IBM recreational area in Town of Ulster, Ulster Co., NY (H Halama)

June 1, 2011

Cloudless Sulphur (1)(early)

near Ednor, Montgomery Co., MD (J Wilkinson)

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