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March 2004 Butterfly Sightings

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March 31, 2004 Milbert's Tortoiseshell (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Eau Claire Co., WI (G Krogman)
March 30, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Falcate Orangetip (10)
Orange Sulphur (40+)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Dainty Sulphur (18)
Henry's Elfin (4)
Juniper Hairstreak (8)
Gray Hairstreak (7)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Variegated Fritillary (7)
Gorgone Checkerspot (35+)
Vesta Crescent (4)
Phaon Crescent (15)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Question Mark (1)
American Lady (10)
Painted Lady (10)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (35+)
Goatweed Leafwing (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (80+)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (50+)
Cobweb Skipper (5)
Common Roadside-Skipper (4)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (1)
LBJ Grassland, Wise Co., TX (B Basham, J Karges, H Turner, R Wauer)
March 30, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
West Virginia White (3)
Cabbage White (2)
Falcate Orangetip (35) (including 14 eggs)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Anglewing sp. (2)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Duskywing sp. (5)
Cedars of Lebanon, Wilson Co., TN (R Venable)
March 29, 2004 Black Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (2)
Olympia Marble (15)
Falcate Orangetip (15)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (25)
Southern Dogface (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Little Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (20)
Henry's Elfin (14)
Juniper Hairstreak (30)
Gray Hairstreak (20)
Red-banded Hairstreak (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Variegated Fritillary (8)
Gorgone Checkerspot (25)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
Texan Crescent (3)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Question Mark (2)
American Lady (10)
Painted Lady (15)
Red Admiral (4)
Common Buckeye (35+)
Goatweed Leafwing (10)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Sleepy Duskywing (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (100+)
Horace's Duskywing (10)
Funereal Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (25+)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Cobweb Skipper (5)
Zabulon Skipper (4)
Common Roadside-Skipper (4)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (1)
LBJ Grassland, Wise Co., TX (B Basham, J Basham, R Wauer)
March 29, 2004 Mourning Cloak (1) Toronto, Ont (C McLauchlan)
March 28, 2004 Hoary Comma (1)
California Tortoiseshell (9)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (5)
Deer Park Springs. Chelan Co., WA (A Kuebel)
March 28, 2004 Anise Swallowtail (1)
Sara Orangetip (1)
Spring Azure (5)
east side of Buford Park/Mt. Pisgah, Lane Co., OR (E Wold)
March 28, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (30)
Giant Swallowtail (6)
Falcate Orangetip (48)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Southern Dogface (9)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (87)
Rounded Metalmark (5)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Texan Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (27)
Question Mark (1)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (26)
Common Buckeye (5)
Goatweed Leafwing (3)
Carolina Satyr (3)
White-striped Longtail (1)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Mazan's Scallopwing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (5)
Funereal Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (22)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (10)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (5)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (9)
Whirlabout (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Sachem (1)
Dun Skipper (4)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (3)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Adanal Ranch and vicinity, Karnes Co., TX (D Muschalek)
March 28, 2004 Compton Tortoiseshell (2) Algonquin Provincial Park, Ont (C McLauchlan)
March 28, 2004 Eastern Comma (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Edith Macy, Old Chappaqua Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
March 28, 2004 Compton Tortoiseshell (1) Ward Pound Ridge, NY (H Zirlin)
March 28, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Spring Azure (2)
Eastern Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (6)
Roaring Run Trail, Armstrong Co., PA (C Lehman, L Mundell)
March 27, 2004 Pea Blue (1)
Hawaiian Blue (9)
Kamehameha Lady (3)
Kipuka Puaulu, Big Island of Hawaii, HI (J Snyder)
March 27, 2004 Eastern Comma (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (5)
Hook Mt., Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore, T Marrero, B McPhillips, E Tauber, K Wallstrom)
March 27, 2004 Spring Azure (30+)
Eastern Comma (2)
Dividing Creek, Cumberland Co. NJ (B Roberts)
March 26, 2004 Spring Azure (2) Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
March 25, 2004 Disguised Scrub-Hairstreak Big Pine Key, FL (P Cannon)
March 24, 2004 Black Swallowtail (45)
Spring White (5)
Desert Orangetip (4)
Sara Orangetip (13)
Desert Elfin (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Western Pygmy-Blue (1)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Spring Azure (2)
Sagebrush Checkerspot (6)
Painted Lady (7)
Queen (1)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (13)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (3)
Goodsprings area, Clark Co., NV (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 23, 2004 Two-tailed Swallowtail (1)
Spring White (2)
Pearly Marble (1)
Desert Orangetip (22)
Sara Orangetip (28)
Southern Dogface (1)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (9)
Acmon Blue (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (4)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (6)
Hualapai Mountains Mohave Co., AZ (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 23, 2004 Great Southern White (1)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Atala (1)
Cassius Blue (10)
Gulf Fritillary (34)
Julia Heliconian (22)
Zebra Heliconian (140)
White Peacock (12)
Ruddy Daggerwing (1)
Monarch (11)
Queen (3)
Mangrove Skipper (3)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (11)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, FL (E Golden, R Diaz)
March 22, 2004 Milbert's Tortoiseshell (7)
Hoary Comma (1)
Arctic Fritillary (1) (early date?)
Deer Park Springs. Chelan Co., WA (A Kuebel)
March 22, 2004 Two-tailed Swallowtail (2)
Spring White (2)
Desert Orangetip (1)
Sara Orangetip (26)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Dainty Sulphur (2)
Great Purple Hairstreak (2)
Juniper Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (3)
Acmon Blue (6)
California Patch (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (4)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Meridian Duskywing (2)
Mournful Duskywing (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (3)
Common Streaky-Skipper (2)
Yucca Giant-Skipper (3)
Hualapai Mountains, Mohave Co., AZ (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 21, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Anise Swallowtail (2)
Spring White (7)
Pearly Marble (8)
Desert Orangetip (3)
Sara Orangetip (50)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Bramble Hairstreak (1)
Brown Elfin (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Sonoran Blue (1)
Acmon Blue (3)
Behr's Mormon Metalmark (19)
California Patch (5)
Tiny Checkerspot (220)
Painted Lady (45)
Mournful Duskywing (20)
White Checkered-Skipper (3)
Anza Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 21, 2004 Western Pygmy Blue (30)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Las Vegas Wetlands Park, Clark Co., NV (S Potter)
March 21, 2004 Spring White (5)
Sara Orangetip (14)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Southern Dogface (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (8)
Acmon Blue (1)
Mylitta Crescent (9)
Satyr Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (18)
Painted Lady (12)
Common Buckeye (1)
Sleepy Duskywing (1)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (7)
Pleasanton and Glenwood, Catron Co., NM (B Neville, C Rustay, R van Buskirk)
March 20, 2004 Black Swallowtail (4)
Western Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Becker's White (3)
Spring White (25)
Checkered White (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Pearly Marble (3)
Desert Orangetip (14)
Sara Orangetip (35)
California Dogface (1)
Sleepy Orange (6)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Western Pygmy-Blue (4)
Acmon Blue (1)
California Patch (4)
Bordered Patch (1)
Painted Lady (400)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (1)
Queen (5)
Funereal Duskywing (11)
Anza Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 20, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
West Virginia White (3)
Cabbage White (4)
Falcate Orangetip (8)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Sleepy Orange (6)
Henry's Elfin (5)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (40+)
American Snout (4)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (2)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Hamilton Co., TN (J Basham, S Johnson)
March 20, 2004 Spring Azure (1) Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (B Roberts)
March 19, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Pale Swallowtail (2)
Becker's White (1)
Spring White (1)
Checkered White (4)
Cabbage White (1)
Pearly Marble (1)
Desert Orangetip (2)
Sara Orangetip (120)
California Dogface (1)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Dainty Sulphur (2)
Brown Elfin (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Leda Ministreak (1)
Sonoran Blue (2)
Silvery Blue (2)
Acmon Blue (4)
Wright's Metalmark (4)
California Patch (4)
Sagebrush Checkerspot (2)
Tiny Checkerspot (11)
Variable Checkerspot (30)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (90)
Lorquin's Admiral (5)
Monarch (1)
Queen (6)
Funereal Duskywing (8)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Northern White-Skipper (3)
Orange Skipperling (1)
Hellhole Canyon, Anza Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 18, 2004 Mourning Cloak (1) Swope Park, Kansas City, MO (E Wold)
March 17, 2004 Anise Swallowtail (1) Redwood City, CA (B Spangler)
March 17, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (4+)
Zebra Swallowtail (4+)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (4+)
Barred Yellow (4+)
Sleepy Orange (4+)
Hessel's Hairstreak (4)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Spring Azure (3)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Confused Cloudywing (1)1
Cloudywing sp. (1)
Sleepy Duskywing (4+)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Horace's Duskywing (4+)
Zarucco Duskywing (4+)
Blackwater River, FL (M A Friedman, H Huddleston)
March 15, 2004 Eastern Comma (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Kittatinny Valley State Park, Sussex Co., NJ (T Halliwell)
March 15, 2004 Eastern Comma (1) Cherry Hill, NJ (D Amadio)
March 14, 2004 Mourning Cloak (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Richland, Benton Co. WA (C Rogers)
March 14, 2004 Cabbage White (1)
Mourning Cloak (5)
unidentified sp. (4)
Las Vegas Wetlands Park, Clark Co., NV (S Potter)
March 14, 2004 Olympia Marble Bell Slough WMA, Mayflower, AR (T Lewis)
March 13, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Zebra Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (14)
Barred Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (6)
Henry's Elfin (3)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Spring Azure (2)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Question Mark (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (3)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Blackwater River, FL ( M A & N Friedman)
March 12, 2004 Milbert's Tortoiseshell (2) near Richland, Benton Co., WA (C Rogers)
March 12, 2004 Anise Swallowtail (22)
Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Bramble Hairstreak (19)
Brown Elfin (4)
Moss' Elfin (8)
Gray Hairstreak (11)
Spring Azure (9)
Boisduval's Blue (1)
Acmon Blue (2)
California Tortoiseshell (4)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (12)
Monarch (1)
San Bruno Mountain Park, San Mateo Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 12, 2004 Gilbert's Flasher (1) NABA Int'l Butterfly Park, Mission, TX (D Hanson)
March 12, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (4+)
Barred Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Duskywing sp. (6)
Eglin AFB Reservation, Walton Co., FL (M A Friedman)
March 11, 2004 Anise Swallowtail (1)
Mustard White (19)
Cabbage White (1)
Sara Orangetip (4)
Spring Azure (27)
Mylitta Crescent (6)
Satyr Comma (5)
Oreas Comma (6)
California Tortoiseshell (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Anthony Chabot RP, Alameda Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 11, 2004 Satyr Comma (2)  Niagara Springs WMA, ID
March 11, 2004 Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Central Park, New York, NY (T Fiore)
March 11, 2004 Giant Swallowtail (2)
Florida White (7)
Great Southern White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (7)
Orange-barred Sulphur (13)
Little Yellow (2)
Cassius Blue (2)
Ceraunus Blue (8)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Zebra Heliconian (5)
White Peacock (4)
Monarch (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (1)
Duskywing sp. (1)
Preston B. Bird & Mary Heinlein Fruit & Spice Park in Homestead, FL (K Keating, R Gavilan)
March 10, 2004 Satyr Comma (1) Eugene, Lane Co., OR (E Wold)
March 8, 2004 Anise Swallowtail (1) Richland, WA (C Rogers)
March 8, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Anise Swallowtail (1)
Veined' Mustard White (1)
Cabbage White (4)
Sara Orangetip (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (25)
Silvery Blue (24)
Acmon Blue (1)
Mylitta Crescent (3)
Satyr Comma (3)
California Tortoiseshell (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
West Coast Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (12)
Monarch (3)
Mournful Duskywing (1)
Tilden and Wildcat Canyon Regional Parks, Contra Costa Co. CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 7, 2004 Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1) Mouth of Naneum Canyon, Kittitas Co.,WA (A Kuebel)
March 7, 2004 Moss Elfin (15 +)
Spring Azure (1)
California Tortoiseshell (3)
Jasper-Lowell Road, Lane Co., OR (E Wold)
March 7, 2004 Mustard White (1)
Large Marble (1)
Sara Orangetip (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (5)
Sonoran Blue (3)
Silvery Blue (21)
Acmon Blue (1)
Satyr Comma (2)
California Tortoiseshell (6)
Mourning Cloak (3)
Common Ringlet (3)
Monarch (3)
Sunol Regional Wilderness, Alameda Co., CA (members of Bay Area NABA Chapter)
March 7, 2004 Cabbage White (1)
Mourning Cloak (several)
Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY (R Jett)
March 7, 2004 Cabbage White (1) Sandy Hook, Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth Co., NJ, (K Keating & SHBO Volunteers Birding Group)
March 7, 2004 Question Mark (2) Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J J DiOrio)
March 6, 2004 Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Zebra Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Palamades Swallowtail (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (8)
Barred Yellow (5)
Henry's Elfin (1)
Ceraunus Blue (3) (just outside the Preserve)
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Zebra Heliconian (3)
Phaon Crescent (2)(just outside the Preserve)
White Peacock (1)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Queen (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Sleepy Duskywing (14)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Southern Skipperling (1) (just outside the Preserve)
Tibet-Butler Preserve, Orlando, FL (A Baytas)
March 5, 2004 Spring Azure (3)
Silvery Blue (3)
Satyr Comma (1)
California Tortoiseshell (2)
Steven's Creek Park, Older Fremont Open Space, Santa Clara Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 5, 2004 Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1) Derby, VT (B Whitehill)
March 5, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Red Admiral (3)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (11)
Northern Cloudywing (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Wekiwa Springs State Park, FL (A Baytas)
March 4, 2004 Mustard White (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Spring Azure (29)
Mylitta Crescent (1)
Satyr Comma (2)
Oreas Comma (7)
California Tortoiseshell (8)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Anthony Chabot Regional Park, Alameda Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
March 4, 2004 Checkered White (1) Busch Conservation Area, St. Charles Co., MO (Y Homeyer)
March 4, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Great Southern White (20)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Little Yellow (1)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Phaon Crescent (3)
White Peacock (2)
Carolina Satyr (7)
Queen (2)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Sleepy Duskywing (6)
Juvenal's Duskywing (2)
Whirlabout (3)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (1)
Merritt Island NWR, FL (A Baytas)
March 3, 2004 Eastern Comma (1) Central Park, New York, NY (N Wagerik)
March 3, 2004 Mourning Cloak (1) Perkoimenville, PA (W Jacobs)
March 3, 2004 Cabbage White (1) Washington`s Crossing, Bucks County, PA (J & S DiOrio)
March 1, 2004 Eastern Comma (1) Mills Reservation, Essex Co., NJ (A Baytas)


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