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October 2005 Butterfly Sightings

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October 31, 2005 Red-crescent Scrub-Hairstreak (3)
Erichson's White-Skipper (15)
Hidalgo and Willacy Co., TX (B & L Cooper)
October 31, 2005 Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Monarch (1)
Appalachian Trail Lands Near Pochuk Creek And Canal Road, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello)
October 31, 2005 Orange Sulphur (15)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)(winter form)
American Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (1)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J J & J E DiOrio)
October 31, 2005 Cabbage White (1)
Sulphur sp. (1)(white form)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Sachem (2)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 31, 2005 Orange Sulphur (4) (1 white female)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Eastern Comma (1)
Anglewing sp. (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Sachem (1)
Baltimore, MD (J Wilkinson)
October 30, 2005 Cabbage White (1)
Western Pygmy-Blue (50+)
Painted Lady (100+)
West Coast Lady (1)(Very worn)
Red Admiral (1)
Sachem (8)
Skipper sp. (20+)
Corn Creek, Desert National Wildlife Range, Clark Co., NV (S Potter)
October 30, 2005 Monarch (1) (nectaring on Seaside Goldenrod) Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center, Jones Beach, NY (M Diederich)
October 30, 2005 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Conyngham Borough, Luzerne Co., PA (A Gregory)
October 30, 2005 Clouded/Orange Sulphur (17) (including two white form females)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Variegated Fritillary (8)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Eastern Comma (6)
Common Buckeye (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)
October 30, 2005 Cabbage White (1)
Monarch (1)
Church Parking Lot, Little Falls, NJ (V Corsello)
October 30, 2005 Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Red Admiral (2) (1-Very Fresh)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
October 29, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Polydamas Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Large Orange Sulphur (4)
Lyside Sulphur (10+)
Little Yellow (4)
Silver-banded Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (4)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (2)
Red-bordered Metalmark (1)
Red-bordered Pixie (1)
American Snout (20+)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Zebra Heliconian (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Bordered Patch (10+)
Pale-banded Crescent (5)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Question Mark (1)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Tropical Buckeye (2)(form nigrosuffusa)
White Peacock (3)
Gray Cracker (1)
Ruddy Daggerwing (1)
Hackberry Emperor (10+)
Carolina Satyr (4)
Monarch (10+)
Queen (20+)
Soldier (6)
Guava Skipper (2)
White-striped Longtail (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Dorantes Longtail (10)
Brown Longtail (10)
Sickle-winged Skipper (5)
Brown-banded Skipper (2)
White-patched Skipper (2)
Mournful Duskywing (4)
White Checkered-Skipper (6)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (8)
Laviana White-Skipper (6)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (20+)
Whirlabout (4+)
Southern Broken-Dash (4+)
Sachem (4+)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (4+)
Ocola Skipper (20+)
Frontera Audubon, Weslaco TX (B & L Cooper)
October 29, 2005 Mexican Bluewing (5)
Two-barred Flasher
Roma Bluffs, Roma, TX (B & L Cooper)
October 29, 2005 Great Purple Hairstreak Solar Dr., Mission, TX (G, K, & A Quintanilla)
October 21&28, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (several)
Giant Swallowtail (few)
Great Southern White (2)
Orange Sulphur (few)
Southern Dogface (few)
Cloudless Sulphur (several)
Large Orange Sulphur (few)
Lyside Sulphur (common)
Little Yellow (common)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Dainty Sulphur (common)
Gray Hairstreak (common)
Western Pygmy-Blue (common)
Eastern Pygmy-Blue (3+)
Ceraunus Blue (several)
Reakirt's Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (several)
Phaon Crescent (several)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Painted Lady (few)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (several)
White Peacock (few)
Goatweed Leafwing (1) (1st time at Magic Ridge)
Tawny Emperor (few)
Monarch (several)
Queen (common)
White-striped Longtail (few)
Long-tailed Skipper (few)
Sickle-winged Skipper (several)
False Duskywing (2)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (common)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (few)
Laviana White-Skipper (1)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (few)
Clouded Skipper (few)
Fiery Skipper (several)
Whirlabout (few)
Sachem (few)
Dun Skipper (few)
Eufala Skipper (few)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Obscure Skipper (several)
Ocola Skipper (common)
Magic Ridge, Calhoun Co., TX (B & R Wauer)
October 23, 2005 Western Pygmy-Blue (100s) Henderson Bird Reserve, Clark Co., NV (S Potter)
October 23, 2005 Red-bordered Pixie (aberrant) Edinburg, TX (F Model)
October 23, 2005 Cabbage White (1)
Clouded/Orange Sulphur (28)
Variegated Fritillary (24)
Pearl Crescent (30+)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (9)
Common Buckeye (15)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)
October 23, 2005 Orange Sulphur (2)
Question Mark (1)
Monarch (1)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
October 22, 2005 Mangrove Buckeye Starr County, TX (F Model)
October 22, 2005 Eastern Tailed-Blue (1) Wood Co., WI (R Arnold)
October 22, 2005 White Peacock St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, near Tallahassee, FL (K Malone)
October 21, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Florida White (1)
Great Southern White (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Large Orange Sulphur (1)
Lyside Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (9)
Mimosa Yellow (2)
Silver-banded Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (2)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (20+)
Red-bordered Metalmark (7)
Blue Metalmark (1)
American Snout (5)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Mexican Fritillary (2)
Bordered Patch (5)
Pale-banded Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (5)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Tropical Buckeye (1)(form nigrosuffusa)
White Peacock (7)
Mexican Bluewing (6)
Tropical Leafwing (3)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (1)
Monarch (1)
Queen (100+)
White-striped Longtail (4)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Dorantes Longtail (3)
Brown Longtail (10)
Mazans Scallopwing (1)
Sickle-winged Skipper (3)
Brown-banded Skipper (1)
White-patched Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (4)
Laviana White-Skipper (6)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (2)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (4+)
Clouded Skipper (4+)
Fiery Skipper (10+)
Whirlabout (10+)
Southern Broken-Dash (7)
Sachem (4)
Common Mellana (2)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (3)
Olive-clouded Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (6)
Hugh Ramsey Nature Park/World Birding Center;, TX (B & L Cooper, N Dobbs)
October 21, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Polydamas Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (10)
Great Southern White (10)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Large Orange Sulphur (4)
Little Yellow (3)
Mimosa Yellow (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Fatal Metalmark (2)
Red-bordered Metalmark (3)
Red-bordered Pixie (6)
American Snout (1)
Mexican Fritillary (1)
Theona Checkerspot (1)
Bordered Patch (10)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (7)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Tropical Buckeye (6)(form nigrosuffusa)
White Peacock (12)
Mexican Bluewing (1)
Tawny Emperor (5)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Monarch (2)
Queen (100+
Soldier (10)
Guava Skipper (1)
White-striped Longtail (5)
Long-tailed Skipper (9)
Dorantes Longtail (10)
Brown Longtail (9)
Mazans Scallopwing (2)
Sickle-winged Skipper (20+)
Brown-banded Skipper (5)
White-patched Skipper (2)
Mournful Duskywing (2)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (5)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (8)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (8)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (6)
Whirlabout (8)
Southern Broken-Dash (4)
Sachem (6)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (10+)
Ocola Skipper (12)
Cameron Co., TX (B & L Copper)
October 20, 2005 Cabbage White (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Monarch
NY Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (A Block)
October 20, 2005 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Big Brook County Park, Marlboro, NJ (V Corsello)
October 19, 2005 Elada Checkerspot Sharyland, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 19, 2005 Checkered White (2) (females, Ft. Tilden by Visitor Ctr.)
Cabbage White (8+)
Orange Sulphur (12+)
Cloudless Sulphur (1) (Breezy Pt.)
Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (1) (rather tattered)
Painted Lady (2)
Monarch (250) (many nectaring on asters & on goldenrod)
Fiery Skipper (1) (in grass, Ft. Tilden gardens)
Brooklyn & Queens shore areas, NY (T Fiore)
October 19, 2005 Checkered White (3)
Cabbage White (12)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Grey Hairstreak (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (1)
(orange form)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (38)
Sandy Hook,Gateway Natl. Rec. Area, Monmouth Co., NJ (V Corsello)
October 19, 2005 Orange Sulphur (5)
Cabbage White (2)
Monarch (12)
American Lady (3)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Ocala Skipper (1)
Sachem (2)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
October 18, 2005 Common Checkered-Skipper (1) Minneapolis, MN (M O'Connor)
October 18, 2005 Marius Hairstreak (1) Mission, TX (K, A, & G Guintanilla)
October 18, 2005 Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (143)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Monarch (107)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Eastern Comma (1)
Sachem (2)
Matt`s Landing Impounds,+ Bike Trails, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
October 17 2005 Western Pygmy-Blue (1)
Painted Lady (2)
6800' elevation, Wamsutter, WY (K Fothergill)
October 17 2005 Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Painted Lady (5)
Monarch Danaus (2)
Washington, IL (P Fuessle)
October 17, 2005 Cabbage White (11)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Henry Hudson Drive, Palisades Interstate Park, Englewood, NJ (V Corsello)
October 16, 2005 Clouded Sulphur (10+)
Purplish Copper (2) (very late)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (2)
Monarch (1) (very late)
Waushara Co., WI (M Reese)
October 16, 2005 Checkered White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (16)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Gulf Fritillary (29)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Angle-wing Species (1)
Common Buckeye (11)
Viceroy (2)
Carolina Satyr (21)
Monarch (6)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (3) ( new hatch)
Fiery Skipper (17)
Sachem (9)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Northern Broken-dash (1)
Ocola Skipper (31) (12 on one bush)
Hamilton Co., TN (C & B Swafford)
October 16, 2005 Monarch (3) Plochs Nurseries, Clifton, NJ (V Corsello)
October 16, 2005 Cabbage White (15)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (42)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)(male)
American Lady (11)
Painted Lady (1)
Monarch (3)
Pearl Crescent (18)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Sachem (12)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
October 16, 2005 Black Swallowtail (1 female)
Cabbage White (5)
Orange Sulphur (25+)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (3)
American Lady (4)
Painted Lady (20+)
Common Buckeye (8)
Monarch (18)
Sachem (2)
Cape May Bird Observatory Garden, Cape May Court House, NJ (A Loudell)
October 16, 2005 Cabbage White (6)
Clouded / Orange Sulphur (Dozens)
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Variegated Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (5)
American Lady (3)
Painted Lady (Dozens)
American Snout (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Monarch (5)
Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area, NJ (A Loudell)
October 16, 2005 Cabbage White (4)
Clouded / Orange Sulphur (25+)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
American Lady (3)
Painted Lady (Dozens)
Monarch (70+)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Sachem (5
Cape May Point Circle & Cape May Point State Park, NJ (A Loudell)
October 15, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (4)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (30)
Cloudless Sulphur (28)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (11)
Gulf Fritillary (21)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Angle-wing Species (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (23)
Viceroy (14)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Monarch (13)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (9)
Fiery Skipper (14)
Sachem (8)
Dun's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (19
Marion Co., TN (C & B Swafford)
October 15, 2005 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded/Orange Sulphurs (100+)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Variegated Fritillary (100+)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)
Pearl Crescent (Dozens)
Question Mark (2)
Eastern Comma (4)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Common Buckeye (6)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (6)
Nottingham County Park, PA (A Loudell)
October 15, 2005 Cabbage White (1)
Monarch (1)
Belleville,NJ (V Corsello)
October 15, 2005 Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Sachem (3)
Triple Oaks, Franklinville, Gloucester Co.,NJ (J DiOrio)
October 15, 2005 Cabbage White (7)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Hayhurst's Scallopwing (1)
Sachem (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 15, 2005 Cabbage White (12)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Painted Lady (3)
Monarch (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (10)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Sachem (5)
Columbia, MD (J Wilkinson)
October 15, 2005 Orange-barred Sulphur Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, Gainesville, FL (K Malone)
October 15, 2005 Zebra Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (15)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (11)
Palamedes Swallowtail (42)
Cloudless Sulphur (30)
Large Orange Sulphur (1)
Barred Yellow (20)
Little Yellow (45)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (11)
Little Metalmark (14)
Gulf Fritillary (15)
Zebra Heliconian (12)
Phaon Crescent (65)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Common Buckeye (34)
White Peacock (155)
Viceroy (10)
Tawny Emperor (2)
Carolina Satyr (422)
Georgia Satyr (56)
Monarch (2)
Queen (53)
Soldier (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (63)
Dorantes Longtail (4)
Horace's Duskywing (4)
Zarucco Duskywing (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (65)
Swarthy Skipper (12)
Three-spotted Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (5)
Fiery Skipper (12)
Tawny-edged Skipper (10)
Whirlabout (37)
Southern Broken-Dash (36)
Sachem (6)
Delaware Skipper (4)
Byssus Skipper (1)
Aaron's Skipper (13)
Palmetto Skipper (20)(11 worn, 4 fresh)
Palatka Skipper (3)
Berry's Skipper (12)
Dun Skipper (4)
Monk Skipper (6)
Dusted Skipper (41)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Twin-spot Skipper (40)
Brazilian Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (202)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve, FL (B & L Atherton, B Bindschadler, D & M Cutler, J Dubi, J Palmer, P & D Trunk)
October 14, 2005 Hammock Skipper Bentsen State Park, World Birding Center, Mission, TX (R & B Wauer, and others)
October 13, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Southern Dogface (2)
Yellow Angled-Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Large Orange Sulphur (20+)
Lyside Sulphur (20+)
Little Yellow (3)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (6)
Red-bordered Metalmark (2)
American Snout (20+)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Mexican Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (2)
Tropical Buckeye (4)(form nigrosuffusa)
White Peacock (10+)
Empress Leilia (1)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Monarch (3)
Queen (100+)
Soldier (4)
Guava Skipper (3)
White-striped Longtail (2)
Zilpa Longtail (2)
Tailed Aguna (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (6)
Dorantes Longtail (3)
Brown Longtail (10+)
Sickle-winged Skipper (1)
White-patched Skipper (1)
Mournful Duskywing (1)
Funereal Duskywing (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (6)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (10+)
Whirlabout (10+)
Southern Broken-Dash (7)
Sachem (8)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (3)
Eufala Skipper (10+)
Ocola Skipper (2)
Purple-washed Skipper (1)
Mission West RV Park duranta hedge, Mission TX (B & L Cooper, D Hanson, B Behrstock, J Lamey)
October 11, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (8)
Great Southern White (100+)
Southern Dogface (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (100+)
Large Orange Sulphur (2)
Little Yellow (10+)
Dainty Sulphur (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (3)
Clytie Ministreak (8)
Western Pygmy-Blue (1)
Ceraunus Blue (2)
Fatal Metalmark (4)
Rounded Metalmark (3)
Red-bordered Metalmark (20+)
Blue Metalmark (8)
American Snout (100+)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Theona Checkerspot (20+)
Bordered Patch (5)
Elada Checkerspot (2)
Vesta Crescent (4)
Phaon Crescent (4) (1 aberrant)
Question Mark (1)
Painted Lady (3)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (4)
White Peacock (20+)
Common Mestra (1)
Tropical Leafwing (20+)
Tawny Emperor (2)
Queen (20+)
Soldier (100+)
Long-tailed Skipper (3)
Dorantes Longtail (3)
Brown Longtail (1)
Mazans Scallopwing (3)
Sickle-winged Skipper (100+)
Brown-banded Skipper (1)
White-patched Skipper (8)
White Checkered-Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (1)
Laviana White-Skipper (6)
Pale-rayed Skipper (5)
Julia's Skipper (20+)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (20+)
Fiery Skipper (20+)
Whirlabout (20+)
Sachem (20+)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (6)
Eufala Skipper (20+)
Obscure Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (3)
Laguna Atascosa NWR, TX (B & L Cooper)
October 10, 2005 Queen (aberrant) Solar Dr., Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 10, 2005 Cabbage White (20+)
Orange Sulphur (10+)
American Copper (1)
Bronze Copper (1)
Pearl Crescent (4+)
Painted Lady (4+)
Hennepin and Hopper Lake Restoration Project, IL (P Fuessle)
October 10, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Zebra Swallowtail (23)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (39)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (26)
Spicebush Swallowtail (15)
Palamedes Swallowtail (67)
Cloudless Sulphur (64)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)
Barred Yellow (12)
Little Yellow (5)
Sleepy Orange (25)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (285)
Zebra Heliconian (77)
Variegated Fritillary (10)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (19)
Common Buckeye (14)
White Peacock (4)
Viceroy (12)
Carolina Satyr (19)
Queen (60)
Long-tailed Skipper (87)
Dorantes Longtail (6)
Horace's Duskywing (14)
Zarucco Duskywing (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (7)
Clouded Skipper (34)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (15)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (3)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (9)
Lake Louisa State Park, FL (B & L Atherton, B Bindschadler, N Prine)
October 9, 2005 White-angled Sulphur Bentsen-Rio Grande State Park, World Birding Center, Mission, TX (J Lamey, B & L Cooper)
October 9, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (20)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Painted Lady (8)
Common Buckeye (10)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (6)
Sachem (14)
Young Conservation Area, Jefferson County, MO (Y Homeyer, J Moe, D Bozzay)
October 6, 2005 Checkered White (50+) (most at Ft. Tilden field)
Cabbage White (8+)
Orange Sulphur (50+)
Cloudless Sulphur (10+)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
American Lady (several)
Painted Lady (12+)
Red Admiral (1)
Monarch (1,000+) (hundreds nectaring on Seaside Goldenrod)
Sachem (1) (very worn)
Jamaica Bay Refuge & Rockaway Peninsula, Queens; & Brooklyn shore areas, NY(T Fiore)
October 5, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (32)
(many still very fresh)
(Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (21)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Henry Hudson Drive, Palisades Interstate Park, Englewood, NJ (V Corsello)
October 4, 2005 Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
American Lady (3)
Monarch (many)
Fiery Skipper (6+)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Sachem (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Wave Hill Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
October 3, 2005 Checkered White (20+) (males & females)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Painted Lady (30+)
Monarch (300+)
Fort Tilden & Breezy Point, Queens, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
October 3, 2005 Cabbage White (8)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Cloudless Sulphur (1) (Baltimore)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Variegated Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (9)
Viceroy (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (7)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Sachem (7)
Ocola Skipper (1) (Columbia)
Baltimore and Columbia, MD (J Wilkinson)
October 3, 2005 Cabbage White (8)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Grey Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Monarch (1)
Hayhurst's Scallopwing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Sachem (2)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 2, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (3)
Southern Dogface
Cloudless Sulphur
Large Orange Sulphur
Lyside Sulphur
Little Yellow
Sleepy Orange (3)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Marius Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (2)
Rounded Metalmark (2)
Red-bordered Metalmark (1)
Red-bordered Pixie (6)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary
Julia Heliconian (1)
Mexican Fritillary (8)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (3)
Tropical Buckeye (2)(form nigrosuffusa)
White Peacock
Tawny Emperor (2)
Queen
Soldier (2)
Guava Skipper (2)
White-striped Longtail (4)
Zilpa Longtail (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Dorantes Longtail (2)
Brown Longtail
Coyote Cloudywing (1)(very worn)
Sickle-winged Skipper (2)
Brown-banded Skipper (1)
White-patched Skipper (3)
Mournful Duskywing (3)
White Checkered-Skipper (4)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (5)
Laviana White-Skipper (2)
Common Sootywing (2)
Clouded Skipper
Southern Skipperling (6)
Fiery Skipper
Whirlabout
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem
Celia's Roadside-Skipper
Eufala Skipper
Mission West RV Park, Mission, TX (B & L Cooper)
October 2, 2005 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
American Copper
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Pearl Crescent
Mourning Cloak
Binghamton, NY (B Grosek)
October 2, 2005 Monarch (775) (In 1 HR. from 9:05-10:05 am) Parking Area # 6, Jones Beach (from water to Parking Area), NY (M Diederich)
October 2, 2005 Cabbage White (2)
Monarch (6)
Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
October 2, 2005 Cabbage White (16)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (21)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (45)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (5)
Common Buckeye (4)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (22)
Monarch (27)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Occoquan National Wildlife Refuge, VA (M A Koeneke, G Koppel)
October 2, 2005 Cabbage White (8)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Variegated Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (15+)
Viceroy (2)
Monarch (10)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Killcohook Coordination Area (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers), DE (A Loudell)
October 2, 2005 Black Swallowtail (2)
Palamades Swallowtail (15)
Cloudless Sulphur (250)
LARGE ORANGE SULPHUR (1)
(male; first NC record; sight record only)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (20)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1) (low number; expected 5-10)
Gray Hairstreak (35)
Red-banded Hairstreak (15)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (40)
Pearl Crescent (9)
American Lady (3)
Painted Lady (8)
Common Buckeye (30)
Viceroy (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (7)
Monarch (8)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (4)
Clouded Skipper 50)
Least Skipper (15)
Fiery Skipper (45)
Tawny-edged Skipper (2) (very worn)
Aaron's Skipper (1) (worn female)
Broad-winged Skipper (20)
Palatka Skipper (40) (many quite fresh)
Dion Skipper (2) (worn)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Salt Marsh Skipper (10)
Ocola Skipper (100)
Mainland Dare Co., NC (H LeGrand, W Cook, J Pippen)
October 1, 2005 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (20)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Little Yellow (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (8)
Pearl Crescent (25)
Gray Comma (2)
Painted Lady (30)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (40)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (40)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Busch Conservation Area, MO (J Ziebol, Y Homeyer)
October 1, 2005 Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Eastern Tailed-Blue (fresh)
Pearl Crescent (several)
Eastern Comma
Mourning Cloak
Red Admiral
American Lady
Painted Lady (several)
Common Buckeye (1) (at North Meadow butterfly plantings)
Monarch (80+)
LONG-TAILED SKIPPER (1) (in good condition; Wildflower Meadow)
Silver-spotted Skipper
Sachem (several)
Central Park, Manhattan, New York, NY (T Fiore)
October 1, 2005 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Kingsland Park, Nutley, NJ (V Corsello)
October 1, 2005 Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Sachem (5+)
Lakehurst, NJ (H Zirlin)
October 1, 2005 Cabbage White (12)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Little Yellow (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Variegated Fritillary (6)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (5)
Painted Lady (35+)
Viceroy (2)
Monarch (250+)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Sachem (Dozens)
Zabulon Skipper (8)
Ocola Skipper (4)
Cape May Point State Park & 'The Circle', Cape May Point, NJ (A Loudell)
October 1, 2005 Cabbage White (10)
Orange Sulphur (16)
Cloudless Sulphur (30+)
Variegated Fritillary (12)
Pearl Crescent (Dozens)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (2)
Painted Lady (25+)
Common Buckeye (1)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (30+)
Sachem (10)
Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area, NJ (A Loudell)
October 1, 2005 Long-tailed Skipper (1) West Laurel, MD (W Gould)
October 1, 2005 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (10)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (12)
Spring Azure (1) (summer form)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Pearl Crescent (10)
Viceroy (3)
Painted Lady (2)
Question Mark (1)
Monarch (12)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Sachem (10)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Columbia, Howard County, MD
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