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October 2004 Butterfly Sightings

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October 31, 2004 Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (27)
Pasco, WA (C Rogers)
October 31, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (5)
Ruby-spotted Swallowtail (1)(very worn)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Large Orange Sulphur
Lyside Sulphur (7)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (2)
Cassius Blue (4)
Ceraunus Blue (2)
Rounded Metalmark (3)
Gulf Fritillary (7)
Mexican Fritillary (1)
Crimson Patch (1)
Pale-banded Crescent (112)
Phaon Crescent (6)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Red Admiral (1)
White Peacock (20)
Gray Cracker (1)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Queen
Soldier (3)
Guava Skipper (1)(worn)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Brown Longtail (10)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (25)
Laviana White-Skipper (4)
Julia's Skipper (2)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (15)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (10)
Whirlabout (1)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Frontera Audubon, TX (B & L Cooper)
October 31, 2004 Orange Sulphur (1)(Fresh Female)
Monarch (1)(Fresh Male)
Appalachian Trail Lands Off Canal Road, Vernon, NJ (V Corsello, B Capalbo)
October 31, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Hairstreak sp. (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Common Buckeye (4)
Monarch (2)
Sachem (1) (fresh)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J E DiOrio)
October 30, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (10)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Bellevue, Sarpy Co., NE (D Speltz)
October 30, 2004 Polydamas Swallowtail (1)
Ruby-spotted Swallowtail (2)(tattered male and fresh female)
Del Rio, TX (E Finkelstein)
October 30, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (6)
Giant White (1) (male)
Southern Dogface
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)
Large Orange Sulphur
Lyside Sulphur (16)
Tailed Orange (2)
Little Yellow (10)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Fatal Metalmark (4)
Rounded Metalmark (2)
Red-bordered Metalmark (2)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (8)
Zebra Heliconian (26)
Bordered Patch (1)
Crimson Patch (1)
Elada Checkerspot (1)
Pale-banded Crescent (24)
Phaon Crescent (3)
Pearl Crescent (8)
White Peacock (30)
Mexican Bluewing (8)
Blue-eyed Sailor (1) (fresh female)
Common Mestra (56)
Tropical Leafwing (5)
Tawny Emperor (13)
Gemmed Satyr (2)
Carolina Satyr (16)
Queen (10)
Soldier (2)
White-striped Longtail (1)
Zilpa Longtail (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Brown Longtail (8)
Glazed Pellicia (15)
Mazans Scallopwing (4)
Sickle-winged Skipper
Brown-banded Skipper (1)
White-patched Skipper (30)
White Checkered-Skipper (4)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (6)
Laviana White-Skipper (17)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (3)
Julia's Skipper (2)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (8)
Clouded Skipper
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Whirlabout (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (1)
Common Mellana (4)
Eufala Skipper (9)
Ocola Skipper (2)
Hecebolus Skipper (1)
Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (B & L Cooper)
October 30, 2004 Clouded Sulphur (1)
Sulphur sp. (1)(white female)
Monarch (1)
Sachem (2)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 28, 2004 Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Richland, Benton Co., WA (C Rogers)
October 28, 2004 Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak Stengl "Lost Pines" Biology Station, Bastrop Co., TX (P Schappert)
October 28, 2004 Florida White Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (B Basham)
October 28, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1) (Quite Fresh) Palisades Interstate Park,Engelwood, NJ (V Corsello)
October 28, 2004 Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
October 27-28, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (4)
Giant Swallowtail (8)
Orange Sulphur (2)
White Angled-Sulphur (1) (1st County Record)
Cloudless Sulphur (8)
Large Orange Sulphur (16)
Mexican Yellow (1)
Little Yellow (8)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Great Purple Hairstreak (2)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (7)
Rounded Metalmark (3)
Red-bordered Metalmark (2) (males)
American Snout (5)
Gulf Fritillary (23)
Bordered Patch (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (4)
Question Mark (1)
Painted Lady (1)
American Lady (1)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Monarch (6)
Queen (18)
Soldier (1)
White-striped Longtail (2)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Coyote Cloudywing (4)
Sickle-winged Skipper (6)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (14)
Laviana White-Skipper (2) (laying eggs on Abutilon Lignosum)
Julia's Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (14)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (16)
Sachem (3)
Whirlabout (4)
Eufala Skipper (10)
Brazilian Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (32)
Yorktown, Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
October 27, 2004 Eight-spotted Longtail Santa Ana NWR, Hidalgo Co., TX (J Dauphin)
October 26, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (3)
Giant Swallowtail (18)
Giant White (2)
Southern Dogface
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)(male)
Large Orange Sulphur
Lyside Sulphur
Tailed Orange (1)
Little Yellow (12)
Mimosa Yellow (3)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Silver-banded Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (2)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (2)
Western Pygmy-Blue (5)
Ceraunus Blue (2)
Fatal Metalmark (7)
Rounded Metalmark (3)
Red-bordered Metalmark (5)
Blue Metalmark (1)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Julia Heliconian (3)
Zebra Heliconian (18)
Theona Checkerspot (2)
Bordered Patch (6)
Crimson Patch (1)
Elada Checkerspot (1)
Texan Crescent (2)
Pale-banded Crescent (14)
Phaon Crescent (6)
Pearl Crescent (2)
White Peacock (10)
Banded Peacock (1)
Malachite (3)
Mexican Bluewing (4)
Common Mestra (20)
Tropical Leafwing (2)
Tawny Emperor
Gemmed Satyr (5)
Queen
Soldier (2)
White-striped Longtail (4)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Brown Longtail (8)
Coyote Cloudywing (1)
Potrillo Skipper (2)
Glazed Pellicia (3)
Mazans Scallopwing (2)
Sickle-winged Skipper
Brown-banded Skipper (2)
White-patched Skipper (5)
White Checkered-Skipper (3)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (6)
Laviana White-Skipper (8)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (2)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (4)
Clouded Skipper
Green-backed Ruby-eye (1)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper
Whirlabout (1)
Southern Broken-Dash (2)
Sachem
Common Mellana (1)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (12)
Ocola Skipper (3)
Purple-washed Skipper (1)
Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, TX (S & D Jue, B & L Cooper)
October 26, 2004 Green-backed Ruby-eye Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (B Bouton & K Davis)
October 26, 2004 Clouded Sulphur (6)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (5)
Compton Tortoiseshell (2)
Tomlinson Run State Park, Hancock Co., WV (B Walbek)
October 25, 2004 Common Buckeye West Bloomfield Woods, West Bloomfield, Oakland Co., MI (J D Bromfield)
October 25, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)(caterpillar)
Cabbage White (5)
Orange Sulphur (19)(including 2 white females)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1) (fresh)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (2) (fresh)
Monarch (2)
Common Checked-Skipper (1)
Sachem (1)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (JE, JJ DiOrio)
October 24, 2004 Checkered White (8)
Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Dainty Sulphur (6)
Western Pygmy-Blue (6)
Marine Blue (5)
Reakirt's Blue (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
South Valley, NM (C Rustay)
October 24, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (5)
Giant Swallowtail (4)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Large Orange Sulphur (6)
Little Yellow (6)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (7)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1) (1st county record)
Marine Blue (1)(female)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Rounded Metalmark (4)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (14)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
American Lady (1)(very fresh)
Painted Lady (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
White Peacock (1)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Monarch (6)
Queen (7)
Coyote Cloudywing (2)
Sickle-winged Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (4)
Laviana White-Skipper (1)
Julia's Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (8)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (16)
Whirlabout (3)(males)
Sachem (3)
Eufala Skipper (7)
Brazilian Skipper (3)
Ocola Skipper (7)
Dewitt Co., TX (D Muschalek)
October 24, 2004 Glassy-winged Skipper Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (M Heindel)
October 23, 2004 East-Mexican White-Skipper (1) New U.S. Record! Resaca Trail, Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (J Rathjen, B Basham)
October 23, 2004 Cabbage White (1)
Common Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Sulphur sp. (1)(white female)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Monarch (3)
Tommy Thompson Park, Toronto Ont. (C McLauchlan)
October 23, 2004 Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Clouded Sulphur
Broome Co., NY (B Grosek)
October 23, 2004 Cabbage White (3) (including 1 caterpillar on mustard greens)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Sachem (3)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 22, 2004 Two-barred Flasher 5 mi East of Stephenville, Erath Co., TX (David Polasek)
October 19, 2004 Banana Skipper Kailua-Kona, HI (J Snyder)
October 19, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Southern Dogface (6)
Lyside Sulphur (25)
Cloudless Sulphur (2-3)
Mexican Yellow (30)
Tailed Orange (10)(1 summer form)
Sleepy Orange (8)
Dainty Sulphur (10)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Western Pygmy Blue (2)
Reakirt's Blue (2)
Fatal Metalmark (1)
American Snout (15)
Variegated Fritillary (10)
Painted Lady (1)
West Coast Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (5)
Ruddy Daggerwing (1)
Empress Leilia (1)
Monarch (1)
Queen (1)(newly emerged)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Golden-headed Scallopwing (1)
Common/White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Orange Skipperling (8)
Arizona Giant-Skipper (2)
Leslie Canyon NWR, Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co, AZ (N Moore-Craig, A Craig, T & A Manolis
October 19, 2004 Ruby-spotted Swallowtail RNC, Kerrville, TX (S Sander)
October 18, 2004 Malicious Skipper Bentsen-RGV State Park, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (L & B Cooper)
October 18, 2004 Cabbage White (7)
Orange Sulphur (10+, some very fresh)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)(very fresh looking)
Common Buckeye (5)
Fiery Skipper (4 all very fresh)
Lakehurst, NJ (H Zirlin)
October 17, 2004 Blue-eyed Sailor Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX (B Bouton)
October 17, 2004 Dusted Spurwing (1st U.S. Record) Shary Rd., Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX (E Knudson)
October 17, 2004 Fritzgaertner's Flat Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 17, 2004 Clouded Sulphur
Question Mark
Red Admiral (1)(fresh, not at all worn)
Washington, IL (P Fuessle)
October 16, 2004 Barred Yellow (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Little Metalmark (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
White Peacock (4)
Georgia Satyr (6)
Whirlabout (2)
Aaron's Skipper (7)
DUSTED SKIPPER (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (3)
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve, Okeechobee Co., FL (B Ahern)
October 15, 2004 Ornythion Swallowtail (dark form)
Marine Blue
Solar Drive, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 13-14, 2004 Polydamas Swallowtail south Del Rio, TX (E Finkelstein)
October 13, 2004 Common Buckeye (1) (very worn, late) Erie Co., PA (J McWilliams)
October 12, 2004 Orange-crescent Groundstreak Big Bend Nat'l Park, Brewster Co., TX (B Bouton)
October 12, 2004 Olive-clouded Skipper Laguna Atascosa NWR, TX (M Cutler, L & B Cooper)
October 12, 2004 Emerald Aguna Lucy's Garden, Mission, TX (M Cutler, L & B Cooper)
October 12, 2004 American Lady (1)(Very Fresh) Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
October 11, 2004 Great Southern White
Western Pygmy-Blue
Laguna Atascosa NWR, Cameron Co., TX (G Quintanilla)
October 11, 2004 Painted Lady (1)
Monarch (1)
Washington, IL (P Fuessle)
October 10, 2004 Cabbage White (20)
Clouded Sulphur (30)
Orange Sulphur (10)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Dainty Sulphur (2)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Bellevue, Sarpy Co., NE (D Speltz)
October 10, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (1)
Great Southern White (1)
Southern Dogface (7)
Large Orange Sulphur (10)
Lyside Sulphur (15)
Tailed Orange (1)
Little Yellow (10)
Silver-banded Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (9)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Western Pygmy-Blue (54)
Ceraunus Blue (6)
Fatal Metalmark (2)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (7)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Bordered Patch (30)
Crimson Patch (1)
Phaon Crescent (16)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Red Admiral (1)
White Peacock (9)
Monarch (1)
Queen
Soldier (9)
Guava Skipper (1)(very fresh)
Brown Longtail (9)
Sickle-winged Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Mournful Duskywing (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (2)
Laviana White-Skipper (4)
Julia's Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (150)
Sachem (4)
Eufala Skipper (12)
Ocola Skipper (5)
World Birding Center, Edinburgh, TX (L & B Cooper)
October 10, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (9)
Orange Sulphur (30)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Ward Pound Ridge, Cross River, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich, H Zirlin)
October 10, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
American Lady (3)(2 fresh)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
October 10, 2004 Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (6)
Sleepy Orange (12)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (6)
Common Buckeye (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Zarruco Duskywing (1)
Swarthy Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (10)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (25)
Meske's Skipper (6)
Crossline Skipper (3)
Whirlabout (20)
Sachem (2)
Dun Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (4)
Weymouth Woods S.P. in Moore Co., NC (J Pippen, B & N Baldwin, S Hartley)
October 9, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1+)
Chiricahua White (1)
Checkered White (4+)
Southern Dogface (11+)
Cloudless Sulphur (4+)
Lyside Sulphur (1+)
Mexican Yellow (10+)
Tailed Orange (1+)
Sleepy Orange (1+)
Dainty Sulphur (1+)
Marine Blue (1+)
Ceraunus Blue (1+)
Reakirt's Blue (4+)
Acmon Blue (1+)
American Snout (1+)
American Lady (4+)
Red Admiral (1+)
Red-spotted Admiral (1+)
California Sister (10+)
Nabokov's Satyr (4+)
Red-bordered Satyr (10+)
Queen (1+)
White/Common Checkered-Skipper (4+)
Arizona Giant-Skipper
Huachuca Giant-Skipper (100+)
Garden Canyon, AZ (SEABA Field trip)
October 9, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (7)
Giant Swallowtail (14)
Ruby-spotted Swallowtail (1)
Southern Dogface (38)
Large Orange Sulphur (35)
Lyside Sulphur (30)
Little Yellow (12)
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Fatal Metalmark (6)
Rounded Metalmark (16)
Red-bordered Metalmark (3)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (8)
Julia Heliconian (1)
Zebra Heliconian (7)
Bordered Patch (4)
Elada Checkerspot (16)
Pale-banded Crescent (29)
Vesta Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (5)
Pearl Crescent (1)
White Peacock (7)
Mexican Bluewing (9)
Common Mestra (34)
Tawny Emperor (5)
Carolina Satyr (6)
Queen (6)
White-striped Longtail (1)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Brown Longtail (2)
Mimosa Skipper (3)
Mazans Scallopwing (4)
Texas Powdered-Skipper (3)
Sickle-winged Skipper (46)
White-patched Skipper (6)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (24)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (1)
Erichson's White-Skipper (1)
Laviana White-Skipper (18)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (4)
Julia's Skipper (4)
Fawn-spotted Skipper (14)
Clouded Skipper (50)
Southern Skipperling (4)
Fiery Skipper (8)
Whirlabout (6)
Southern Broken-Dash (4)
Common Mellana (14)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (21)
Eufala Skipper (3)
Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, TX (L & B Cooper)
October 9, 2004 Large Orange Sulphur
Tropical Buckeye
South Padre Island, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 9, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (34)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Meyer's Preserve, Mt. Kisco, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
October 9, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Sulphur sp. (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Hayhurst's Scallopwing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Sachem (2)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 8, 2004 Orange-crescent Groundstreak Big Bend Nat'l Park, Brewster Co., TX (K Davis)
October 8, 2004 Guava Skipper (1) Solar Drive, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 8, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (6)
Giant Swallowtail (7)
Southern Dogface (8)
Large Orange Sulphur (12)
Lyside Sulphur (4)
Little Yellow (4)
Mimosa Yellow (1)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (2)
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (7)
Fatal Metalmark (3)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (12)
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Bordered Patch (8)
Phaon Crescent (15)
Common Buckeye (1)
White Peacock (2)
Common Mestra (3)
Tawny Emperor (6)
Queen (50)
Soldier (3)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Brown Longtail (1)
White-patched Skipper (1)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (2)
Laviana White-Skipper (4)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Southern Skipperling (2)
Fiery Skipper (12)
Whirlabout (6)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Common Mellana (11)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (4)
Eufala Skipper (7)
Violet-banded Skipper (1)
NABA International Butterfly Park, Mission, TX (L & B Cooper)
October 8, 2004 Cabbage White (25+)
Clouded Sulphur (8)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1) (fresh)
Eastern Comma (1) (fresh)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Monarch (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1) (female; possibly 2)
Fiery Skipper (2) (fairly fresh males)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Northampton Community Gardens, Hampshire Co., MA (B Benner, R Cloutier, S Cloutier)
October 8, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)(quite fresh)
Cabbage White (12)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Zabulon Skipper (1) (fresh)
Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)
October 8, 2004 Cabbage White (21)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (27)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
American Copper (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (23)
Common Buckeye (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Monarch (7)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1) (female laying eggs)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2) (both female)
Sachem (7)
Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J E DiOrio)
October 7, 2004 Ornythion Swallowtail
Ruby-spotted Swallowtail
Roma, Starr Co., TX (L & B Cooper)
October 7, 2004 Ruby-spotted Swallowtail
Blue Metalmark
Fronton, Starr Co., TX (L & B Cooper)
October 7, 2004 Checkered White (1) (male)
Cabbage White (20+)
Orange Sulphur (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Little Yellow (7) (Gerritsen Beach)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Question Mark (1) (fresh)
American Lady (12+)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (6+)
Monarch (20+)
Fiery Skipper (8)
Rockaway Inlet area, Brooklyn, Queens, NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
October 6, 2004 Anise Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (225)
Orange Sulphur (30)
Purplish Copper (10)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Western Pygmy-Blue (8)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Field Crescent (2)
Mylitta Crescent (33)
American Lady (1)
West Coast Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Monarch (4)
Common Checkered-Skipper (85)
Sandhill Skipper (170)
Sachem (1)
Eufala Skipper (24)
Sherman and Brannan Islands, Sacramento County, CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
October 6, 2004 Violet-banded Skipper (2) La Sal Viejo East Unit NWR, Cameron Co, TX (L & B Cooper)
October 6, 2004 Emerald Aguna (1) Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
October 6, 2004 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Eastern Comma
Monarch
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, Seneca Co., NY (B Grosek)
October 6, 2004 Monarch (1) Floral Park, Long Island, NY (M Diederich)
October 5, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (14)
Gray Hairstreak (4)
Acmon Blue (3)
Mylitta Crescent (4)
Common Buckeye (45)
California Sister (4)
Common Ringlet (3)
Woodland Skipper (18)
Umber Skipper (9)
Sunol Regional Wilderness, Alameda Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
October 4, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (13)(6 very fresh)
Cabbage White (11)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Skipper sp. (1)
Palisades Park, Bergen Co., NJ (V Corsello)
October 4, 2004 Cabbage White (6)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Monarch (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Sachem (4)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Spring, MD (E Raun)
October 3, 2004 Gray Hairstreak (1)
Acmon Blue (7)
Coronis Fritillary (1)
Mylitta Crescent (22)
Painted Lady (2)
West Coast Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
California Sister (10)
Common Ringlet (4)
Common Branded Skipper (2)
Woodland Skipper (70)
Umber Skipper (16)
Monte Bello OSP, Skyline Ridge OSP, Santa Clara, San Mateo Cos., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
October 3, 2004 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (9)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Sulphur sp. (2)(white-form females)
Bronze Copper (2) (fresh)
Painted Lady (1) (very fresh)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Madison, Dane Co., WI (M Reese)
October 3, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Monarch (1)
Chatham, NY (S Noyes)
October 3, 2004 Cabbage White (10)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (50)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Viceroy (1)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (6)
Tawny-Edged Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Chappaqua Power Cut, off Old Chappaqua Rd., Chappaqua, NY (M Diederich)
October 2-3, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (20+)
Sleepy Orange (30+)
Little Yellow (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10+)
Gulf Fritillary (15+)
Variegated Fritillary (20+)
Pearl Crescent (2)
American Lady (10+);
Painted lady (1)
Common Buckeye (10+)
Red-spotted Admiral (2);
Carolina Satyr (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (5)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Common Checkered Skipper (7)
Swarthy Skipper (30+)
Clouded Skipper (30+)
Fiery Skipper (35+)
DOTTED SKIPPER (6);
MESKE'S SKIPPER (60+)
Whirlabout (16+)
YEHL SKIPPER (4)
Dun Skipper
Eufala Skipper (8)
Ocola Skipper (20+)
vicinity of Caroline Sand Hills Preserve, Chesterton Co., SC (H Zirlin)
October 2, 2004 Guava Skipper Mission West RV Park, Mission TX (L & B Cooper)
October 2, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Giant Swallowtail (2)
Ruby-spotted Swallowtail (1)
Giant White (1)
Southern Dogface (4)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Large Orange Sulphur (75)
Lyside Sulphur (6)
Little Yellow (10)
Silver-banded Hairstreak (1)
Ceraunus Blue (2)
Fatal Metalmark (3)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (2)
Zebra Heliconian (1)
Bordered Patch (6)
Phaon Crescent (25)
Pearl Crescent (1)
White Peacock (1)
Queen (25)
Soldier (2)
Brown Longtail (3)
Glazed Pellicia (1)
Sickle-winged Skipper (2)
White Checkered-Skipper (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (2)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (2)
Laviana White-Skipper (5)
Julia's Skipper (4)
Clouded Skipper (10)
Fiery Skipper (10)
Whirlabout (4)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Common Mellana (3)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (8)
Eufala Skipper (6)
Ocola Skipper (2)
NABA International Butterfly Park, Mission TX (L & B Cooper)
October 2, 2004 Giant Swallowtail (30)
Southern Dogface (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Orange-barred Sulphur (1)
Large Orange Sulphur (75)
Lyside Sulphur (30)
Little Yellow (6)
Mimosa Yellow (1)
Silver-banded Hairstreak (1)
Dusky-blue Groundstreak (1)
Fatal Metalmark (4)
Rounded Metalmark (3)
Red-bordered Metalmark (2)
American Snout
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Julia Heliconian (2)
Zebra Heliconian (6)
Bordered Patch (5)
Texan Crescent (1)
Pale-banded Crescent (3)
Phaon Crescent (6)
White Peacock (3)
Mexican Bluewing (2)
Common Mestra (20)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Queen (10)
White-striped Longtail (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Mimosa Skipper (3)
Glazed Pellicia (1)
Mazans Scallopwing (4)
Sickle-winged Skipper (15)
Brown-banded Skipper (1)
White-patched Skipper (3)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Desert Checkered-Skipper (1)
Laviana White-Skipper (25)
Turk's-cap White-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (8)
Fiery Skipper (6)
Whirlabout (4)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Common Mellana (6)
Celia's Roadside-Skipper (3)
Santa Ana NWR, TX (L & B Cooper)
October 2, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (6)(5 adults, 1 caterpillar on Cassia fasiculatum)
Sleepy Orange (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (4)
Gulf Fritillary (4)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (3)
Silvery Checkerspot (1)(caterpillar).
Pearl Crescent (10)
Question Mark (1)
Common Buckeye (16)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Southern Pearly-eye (2)
Carolina Satyr (10)
Monarch (13)
Clouded Skipper (2)
Least Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Sachem (2)
Zabulon Skipper (1) (faded female)
Natchez Trace Gordon House to Garrison Creek, TN (B Brown, T Brown, C Gain, C Haun, B Ivy, K Jones, B Meyer, Pam, P Venable, R Venable)
October 1, 2004 Cabbage White (12)
Orange Sulphur (13)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Acmon Blue (12)
Mormon Metalmark (1)
Mylitta Crescent (4)
Common Buckeye (17)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Sandhill Skipper (7)
Sachem (1)
Umber Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Del Puerto Canyon, Stanislaus Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
October 1, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1) (worn male)
Cabbage White (25+)
Clouded Sulphur (7)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Sulphur sp. (3) (white-form females)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2) (1 male, 1 female)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Viceroy (1) (extremely worn)
Monarch (5)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1) (female)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2) (1 very fresh, 1 very worn, both males)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Northampton Community Gardens, Hampshire Co., MA (B Benner, T Gagnon, R Cloutier, S Cloutier)
October 1, 2004 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Monarch
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, Seneca Co., NY (B Grosek)
October 1, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (8+)
Orange Sulphur (few)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Monarch (1) (migrating)
Hook Mt., Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore, C Weiss)


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