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November 2008 Butterfly Sightings

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November 30, 2008

Great Southern White (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Southern Dogface (1)
Large Orange Sulphur (2)
Mexican Yellow (1)
Little Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (18)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (3)
Clytie Ministreak (1)
Fatal Metalmark (1)
American Snout (5)
Mexican Silverspot (1)
Texan Crescent (2)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Red Admiral (2)
White Peacock (4)
Banded Peacock (2)
Malachite (2)
Monarch (2)
Queen (12)
Soldier (5)
Brown Longtail (3)
White Checkered-Skipper (2)
Laviana White-Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Eufala Skipper (4)

Solar Drive, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)

November 29, 2008

Mexican Yellow (4)(yard butterfly #123)
Banded Peacock (2)
Malachite (3) (yard butterfly #122)

Solar Drive, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)

November 29, 2008

Orange Sulphur
Common Buckeye

Barnegat Light State Park, Barnegat, NJ (D Amadio)

November 28, 2008

Orange Sulphur (1)

Staten Island, NY (E Johnson)

November 27, 2008

Eastern Comma

Backyard garden, West Deptford, NJ (D Amadio )

November 24, 2008

Giant Swallowtail (U)
Orange-barred Sulphur (F)
Large Orange Sulphur (F)
Gulf Fritillary (C)
Zebra Heliconian (C)
Monarch (1)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)

Crane Point Museum and Nature Center, Marathon, FL (S Heeter)

November 20, 2008

Tropical Buckeye

Bentsen Palm Village, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (G Quintanilla)

November 20, 2008

Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Barred Yellow (8)
Little Yellow (1)
Bartram's Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Cassius Blue (8)
Ceraunus Blue (3)
Little Metalmark (1)
Gulf Fritillary (26)
Zebra Heliconian (6)
Phaon Crescent (2)
White Peacock (3)
Queen (7)
Long-tailed Skipper (5)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (16)
Least Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (3)
Ocola Skipper (7)

Everglades NP (Long Pine Key and Royal Palm areas), FL (J Monroe)

November 19, 2008

West Coast Lady (1)

Arboretum at University Of California Santa Cruz, CA (E Vollmer)

November 18, 2008

Great Southern White (3)
Barred Yellow (1)
Little Yellow (3)
Cassius Blue (15)
Ceraunus Blue (12)
Gulf Fritillary (8)
Zebra Heliconian (14)
Tropical Buckeye (1)
Queen (24)
Mangrove Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (7)

Everglades NP, south end near Ecopond, FL (J Monroe)

November 17, 2008

Orange Sulphur (1)

Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)

November 17, 2008

Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Barred Yellow (1)
Cassius Blue (30)
Gulf Fritillary (6)
Zebra Heliconian (24)
White Peacock (12)
Viceroy (2)
Florida Leafwing (1)
Monarch (1)
Queen (3)
Long-tailed Skipper (3)
Dorantes Longtail (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (5)

Everglades NP, Royal Palm and Big Pine Keys trails, FL (J Monroe)

November 16, 2008

West Coast Lady (new for the county)

Wilson Co., TX (W Sekula)

November 16, 2008

Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (2)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Southern Dogface (7)
Large Orange Sulphur (3)
Little Yellow (10)
Sleepy Orange (18)
Dainty Sulphur (21)
Great Purple Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (5)
Marine Blue (1)
Ceraunus Blue (7)
Reakirt's Blue (5)
Rounded Metalmark (12)
Red-bordered Metalmark (8)
American Snout (10)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Variegated Fritillary (16)
Texan Crescent (1)
Vesta Crescent (1)
American Lady (2)
Painted Lady (7)
Common Mestra (2)
Queen (12)
Soldier (1)
Coyote Cloudywing (1)
Sickle-winged Skipper (2)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (30)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (2)
Laviana White-Skipper (2)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Southern Skipperling (15)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Whirlabout (1)
Sachem (4)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (22)
Ocola Skipper (3)

11 miles northwest of Yorktown, Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)

 November 16, 2008

Southern Dogface
Julia Heliconian
Zebra Heliconian
Band-celled Sister
Common Mestra

Brownsville, TX (M Baldwin)

November 15, 2008

Giant Swallowtail (11)
Atala (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Barred Yellow (1)
Cassius Blue (35)
Gulf Fritillary (5)
Julia (2)
Zebra Helliconian (13)
White Peacock (5)
Malachite (2)
Dorantes Longtail (15)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (13)

Tree Tops Park, Davie, Broward Co., FL (K Keating E & C Gavilán)

November 13, 2008

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (14)
Great Southern White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (16)
Barred Yellow (63)
Little Yellow (21)
Sleepy Orange (9)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
Little Metalmark (13)
Gulf Fritillary (108)
Zebra Heliconian (31)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
White Peacock (11)
Viceroy (8)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (141)
Monarch (2)
Queen (103)
Long-tailed Skipper (12)
Dorantes Longtail (15)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Three-spotted Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (13)
Least Skipper (2)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Whirlabout (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Monk Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (2)
Brazilian Skipper (1)(also 2 caterpillars on Thalia geniculata)
Ocola Skipper (47)

Lake Kissimmee State Park, FL (L Cooper, B Cooper, J DuBois, D Cutler, M Cutler, B Bindschadler, J Bindschadler, E Egensteiner)

November 12, 2008

Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur
Barred Yellow (3)
Little Yellow (6)
Dainty Sulphur (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Gulf Fritillary (10)
Zebra Heliconian
Phaon Crescent (7)
Common Buckeye (5)
White Peacock (1)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Long-tailed Skipper
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (1)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (5)

Osceola Wildlife Management Area, FL (J Monroe)

November 11, 2008

Mexican Silverspot (1)
Julia Heliconian (1)
Isabella Heliconian (1)
Zebra Heliconian (37) (Many roosting together)
Malchite (7)
Mexican Bluewing (9)

NABA Butterfly Park, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)

November 11, 2008

Monarch (1)

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Howard Beach, Queens Co., NY (A Block, M Schwartz)

November 9, 2008

Checkered White (1)
Cabbage White (20+)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (3)

Rockaway peninsula, Queens Co., NY (T Fiore)

November 9, 2008

Orange Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Common Buckeye (2)

Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J E DiOrio)

November 9, 2008

Cabbage White (1)
Common Buckeye (9)

Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)

November 8, 2008

Red-crescent Scrub-Hairstreak (23) (nectaring in a ten yard strip of Waltheria indica)

Ranch, San Isidro, Starr Co., TX (C Traylor)

November 6, 2008

Common Checkered-Skipper (Late; 1st in Windsor area since 1988)

Ojibway Prairie , Windsor, ON (Ontario Butterflies Google Group: R Jones)

November 3, 2008

West Coast Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (12)
Umber Skipper (1)

Arboretum at University Of California Santa Cruz, CA (E Vollmer)

November 3, 2008

Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Common Buckeye (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1) (torn lower wings)
Sachem (2)

Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ ( J E DiOrio)

November 2, 2008

Checkered White
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Southern Dogface
Cloudless Sulphur
Lyside Sulphur
Mexican Yellow
Tailed Orange
Sleepy Orange
Dainty Sulphur
Gray Hairstreak
Leda Ministreak
Western pygmy-Blue
Ceraunus Blue
Reakirt's Blue
Acmon Blue
Fatal Metalmark
Monarch
Queen
Gulf Fritillary
Variegated Fritillary
Texan Crescent
American Lady
Painted Lady
West Coast Lady
Common Buckeye
White Checkered-Skipper
Desert Checkered Skipper
Orange Skipperling
Eufala Skipper

San Pedro River National Conservation Area, AZ (SEABA Field Trip)

November 2, 2008

Hammock Skipper (yard butterfly 130!)

my yard, near Mission Valley, Victoria Co., TX (R & B Wauer)

November 2, 2008

Red-crescent Scrub-Hairstreak
Clytie Ministreak
Red-bordered Metalmark (~12)

Ranch, San Isidro, Starr Co., TX (C Traylor)

November 1, 2008

Ruddy Daggerwing (5)
Yellow-tipped Flasher (2)

NABA IBP in Mission, TX (C Traylor)

November 1, 2008

Clouded Sulphur (1)

Cedar Ave exit, I-95, New Rochelle, NY (A Block)

November 1, 2008

Cabbage White (1)

Wild Bird Center, Central Ave., Scarsdale, NY (A Block)

November 1, 2008

Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Common Buckeye (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)

Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ ( J E DiOrio)

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