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September 2004 Butterfly Sightings

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September 30, 2004 Cabbage White (8)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Common Checkered Skipper (5)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Sachem (2)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Columbia, Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)
September 30, 2004 Cloudless Sulphur (30)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (30)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
GULF FRITILLARY (1)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (20)
American Lady (5)
Common Buckeye (7)
Eastern Comma (1)
Southern Pearly-eye (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (10)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Whirlabout (10)
Crossline Skipper (3)
Meske's Skipper (4)
Ocola Skipper (3)
Scotland Co., NC (H LeGrand)
September 30, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Little Yellow (2)
Statira Sulphur (1 male)
Cassius Blue (abundant)
Zebra (4)
Gulf Fritillary (15)
Phaon Crescent (abundant)
Mangrove Buckeye (3)
White Peacock (abundant)
Mangrove Skipper (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Obscure Skipper (2)
Ft. DeSoto Park, Pinellas county, FL (B Ahern)
September 30, 2004 Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Large Orange Sulphur (22)
Statira Sulphur (29)
Little Yellow (4)
Sleepy Orange (25)
Dainty Sulphur (6)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Martial Scrub-Hairstreak (2)
Cassius Blue (7)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (64)
Julia Heliconian (24)
Zebra Heliconian (68)
Cuban Crescent (1)
Phaon Crescent (14)
Common Buckeye (8)
Mangrove Buckeye (4)
Tropical Buckeye (3)
White Peacock (237)
Ruddy Daggerwing (39)
Monarch (5)
Queen (38)
Soldier (1)
Mangrove Skipper (2)
Hammock Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (113)
Fiery Skipper (12)
Sachem (2)
Monk Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (7)
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, FL (E Golden, M Tompkins)
September 27, 2004 Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (3) (1 white form)
Cloudless Sulphur (2)
Sulphur sp. (1)
Sleepy Orange (49)(25 adults, 24 caterpillars)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (2) (summer form)
Blue sp. (2)
Gulf Fritillary (7)(2 adults, 5 caterpillars)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (3)
Anglewing sp. (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (9)
Northern Pearly-eye (1)
Gemmed Satyr (4)
Carolina Satyr (24+)
Satyr sp. (18)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Sachem (3)
Edgar Evins State Park, TN (J Froeschauer, B Meyer, S Stedman, R Venable)
September 26, 2004 Zilpa Longtail (1) Lucy's Garden, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
September 26, 2004 Frosted Flasher Hondo, Cameron Co., TX (T & G Herridge)
September 26, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Clouded Sulphur (20+)
Orange Sulphur (20+)
American Copper (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)(very late date)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1)
Monarch (1)
Necedah NWR and Petenwell Dam area, Juneau Co., WI (M Reese)
September 26, 2004 Little Yellow (1) Sandhill Wildlife Area, Wood Co., WI (M Reese)
September 26, 2004 Black Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (40+)
Clouded Sulphur (35+)
Orange Sulphur (25+)
Sulphur sp. (5+) (white-form females)
BRONZE COPPER (8)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1)
American Lady (3) (worn)
Anglewing sp. (1)
Peck's Skipper (1) (worn)
Sudbury River Valley, Middlesex Co., MA (B Benner, J Wicinski)
September 26, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (20)
Little Yellow (6)
Sleepy Orange (11)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (15) (many fresh males)
American Snout (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (16)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
American Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (6)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (4)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (12) (laying eggs on Sida spinosa)
Swarthy Skipper (10) (fresh)
Clouded Skipper (8)
Fiery Skipper (12)
LEONARD'S SKIPPER (10)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (25)
Whirlabout (2)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (1)
BROAD-WINGED SKIPPER (7)
(new county and province (piedmont) record!
Dion Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (8)
southern Chatham Co. NC (J Pippen, H LeGrand, P Backstrom)
September 25, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (14)
Bronze Copper (13)
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12)
American Snout (4)
Pearl Crescent (20)
American Lady (3)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (50)
Viceroy (19)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (4)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Sachem (4)
Blackwater NWR, Cambridge, MD (D Amadio)
September 24, 2004 Orange Sulphur (2)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Acmon Blue (7)
Coronis Fritillary (4)
Field Crescent (2)
Mylitta Crescent (29)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Lorquin's Admiral (1)
California Sister (11)
Common Ringlet (21)
Common Branded Skipper (5)
Woodland Skipper (60)
Umber Skipper (9)
Monte Bello OSP, Skyline Ridge OSP, Santa Clara and San Mateo Cos., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
September 24, 2004 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (4)
Orange Sulphur (5)
SLEEPY ORANGE (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (1)
Horace's Duskywing? (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (6)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Sachem (2)
Least Skipper (1)
Columbia & Eastern Howard Cos., MD (J Wilkinson)
September 23, 2004 Dainty Sulphur (1) (abnormal blue form) Toad Suck Park, Perry Co., AR (T Lewis)
September 23, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn, NY (A Block)
September 22, 2004 Violet-banded Skipper NABA IBP, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla, D Hanson)
September 22, 2004 Leonard's Skipper (1) (unworn male) Brace Mt., eastern Dutchess Co., NY (T Fiore, K Wallstrom)
September 22, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (10-15)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Hopewell Twp., Beaver Co., PA (B Walbek)
September 22, 2004 Cabbage White (20+)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (23)
American Copper (1)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Monarch (6)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Tawny-edged Skipper (3)
Broad-winged Skipper (1) (Very Late)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Sandy Hook Unit, Gateway Natl. Rec Area, Monmouth Co., NJ (V Corsello)
September 21, 2004 Black Swallowtail (6)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (5)
Zabulon Skipper (2)
Hook Mountain, Nyack, NY (V Corsello)
September 21, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (27) (All but one fresh)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (18)
Palisades Interstate Park, Englewood, NJ (V Corsello)
September 20, 2004 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (8)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (1)(winter form)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)(north NJ late?)
Sandy Hook, Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth County, NJ, (K Keating)
September 20, 2004 Ocola Skipper (1) near Plotts Road, Hampton Twp, Sussex Co. NJ (T Sudol)
September 19, 2004 Cabbage White (25
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
American Copper (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
Gray Hairstreak (10)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Hayhurst`s Scallopwing (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
American Lady (6)
Common Buckeye (20)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Common Wood Nymph (1)
Monarch (4)
Monarch larvae (30+)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Little Glassywing (1)
Sachem (74)
Dun Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Maurice River Botanical Gardens, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
September 19, 2004 Cabbage White (6)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (3)
Sachem (3)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
September 19, 2004 Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Red-banded Hairstreak (10)
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (14)
Spring Azure (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (3)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (7)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Gemmed Satyr (4)
Carolina Satyr (50)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2) (both females)
Swarthy Skipper (1)(worn)
Clouded Skipper (7)(all worn)
Least Skipper (1)(worn)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (10)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (4)
Zabulon Skipper (1)(male)
Dion Skipper (7)
Dun Skipper (8)
Ocola Skipper (2)
Duke Forest, Orange Co., NC (J Pippen)
September 18, 2004 Clouded Sulphur (20,000 +)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
320 acres alfalfa field, SK (by Montana and North Dakota border) (M Bailey)
September 18, 2004 Cabbage White (8)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (25)
American Copper (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (7)
Meadow Fritillary (10
Northern Crescent (2)
Comma sp. (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (6)
Columbia Co., WI (M Reese)
September 18, 2004 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1) (1st this year)
Monarch (4)
Westfield, Marquette Co., WI (M Reese)
September 18, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (24)
Clouded Sulphur (12)
Orange Sulphur (50+)
SOUTHERN DOGFACE (1) very fresh
Little Yellow (3)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (8)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (16)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (3)
Red Spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (1)
Sun Foundation, Marshall Co., IL (Peoria Academy of Sciences Entomology Section: F Hitchell, R Bell, R Bell)
September 18, 2004 Orange Sulphur (2)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Eastern Howard Co., MD (J Wilkinson)
September 17, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1) (F. Bennett Field)
Black Swallowtail (12+)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (20+)
Cabbage White (40+)
Orange Sulphur (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (few)
Cloudless Sulphur (12+)
Little Yellow (6) (Gerritsen)
American Copper (few)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12+)
Spring Azure (several)(summer form)
American Snout (1) (Ft. Tilden)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (15+)
Question Mark (2)
Red Admiral (6)
American Lady (8+)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (30+)
Monarch (very few)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1) (F. Bennett Field)
Common Sootywing (2)
Swarthy Skipper (8)
CLOUDED SKIPPER (1) (F. B. Field)
Least Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (12+)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Sachem (8+)
Zabulon Skipper (2)
Broad-winged Skipper (1) (very worn)
Dun Skipper (1)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1) (Marine Park)
OCOLA SKIPPER (1) F. B. Field)
New York City area, NY (T Fiore)
September 16, 2004 Cabbage White (80)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Western Pygmy-Blue (8)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (16)
Acmon Blue (11)
Mylitta Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (6)
California Sister (1)
Monarch (2)
Mournful Duskywing (2)
Small Checkered-Skipper (4)
Common Checkered-Skipper (10)
Northern White-Skipper (2)
Umber Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Cosumnes River Preserve, Sacramento Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
September 16, 2004 Checkered White (1)
California Sister (many)
Yosemite National Park, CA (T Sudol)
September 16, 2004 Black Swallowtail (3)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (20+)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
American Copper (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12)
Spring Azure (1)(Summer Form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (16)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Monarch (1)
(Very Worn)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (4)(Very Fresh)
Peck's Skipper (2)(Very Fresh)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)(Fresh)
Big Brook County Park, Marlboro, NJ (V Corsello)
September 16, 2004 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (11)
Sandy Hook Unit Of Gateway Natl. Rec Area, Monmouth Co., NJ (V Corsello)
September 16, 2004 Cabbage White (20+)
Clouded Sulphur (12)
Orange Sulphur (20+)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Question Mark (1)(Orange Form)
Viceroy (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Thompson Park, Lincroft, NJ (V Corsello)
September 15, 2004 Black Swallowtail (several)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (12+)
Orange Sulphur (few)
Clouded Sulphur (few)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Summer Azure (few) (worn)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (few)
Question Mark (1) (fresh)
Eastern Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1) (worn)
Red Admiral (3)
American Lady (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Hackberry Emperor (6+)
NORTHERN PEARLY-EYE (1) (late date here!)
Monarch (1 migrant)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (3)
Hook Mt., Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore)
September 15, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)(very fresh female)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (50+)
Orange Sulphur (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Great Spangled Fritillary (4)
Aphrodite (1)
Meadow Fritillary (1)(fresh)
Pearl Crescent (13)
Question Mark (1)
(Orange Form)
Eastern Comma (2)(orange form)
Viceroy (4)
Common Ringlet (2)(fresh and late)
Monarch (6)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (4)(2 very fresh)
Appalachian Trail Lands(Off Canal Road), Veron, NJ (V Corsello)
September 13, 2004 Cabbage White (35+)
Clouded Sulphur (14)
Orange Sulphur (7)
American Copper (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Great Spangled Fritillary (2)
Pearl Crescent (1) (worn)
Eastern Comma (1) (light "winter" form)
American Lady (3)
Painted Lady (1)
Viceroy (2)
Monarch (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Common Sootywing (1)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (1)
Northampton Community Gardens, Hampshire Co., MA (B Benner)
September 13, 2004 Black Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (50+)
Clouded Sulphur (20+)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
Cloudless Sulphur (3)
American Copper (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Spring Azure (2) (summer form)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (20+)
American Lady (8)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Viceroy (6)
Hackberry Emperor (3)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (6)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (6)
Least Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Leonard's Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (2)
Zabulon Skipper (3)
Thompson Park, Lincroft, NJ (V Corsello)
September 12, 2004 Western White (3)
Cabbage White (6+)
Clouded Sulphur (200+)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Bronze Copper (20+)
Purplish Copper (20+)
Melissa Blue (1)
Variegated Fritillary (6+)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (30+)
Common Checkered-Skipper (6+)
Nickle Lake, SK. (M Bailey)
September 12, 2004 Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (10+)
Orange Sulphur (1)
American Copper (9)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1)
Northern Crescent (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (1) (very worn, late)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (1)
Sandhill Wildlife Area, Wood Co., WI (M Reese)
September 12, 2004 Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Common Ringlet (17)
Merryspring Horticultural Nature Park, Camden, ME (A Block)
September 12, 2004 Black Swallowtail
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Spicebush Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Clouded Sulphur
Gray Hairstreak (1) (worn)
Spring Azure (summer form)
American Snout (1)
Pearl Crescent
Question Mark
Eastern Comma
Mourning Cloak
Red Admiral
American Lady
Painted Lady (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2) (1 with white bands)
Hackberry Emperor (6+)
Monarch (only 1)
Horace's Duskywing (MIll's Hill)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Dun Skipper (several; 2nd brood)
Hook Mt. & vicinity, Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore)
September 12, 2004 Cabbage White (20+)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
Clouded Sulphur (30+)
American Copper (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10+)
Meadow Fritillary (2)
Eastern Comma (3)
Common Buckeye (1)
Pearl Crescent (20+)
Viceroy (2)
Common Ringlet (2)
Tawny-edge Skipper (4)
Peck's Skipper (6)
Fiery Skipper (1) (New record for
WPR?)
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Westchester Co., NY (H Zirlin)
September 12, 2004 Fiery Skipper
Ocola Skipper
Riverwinds Nature Trail, West Deptford, NJ (D Amadio)
September 12, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (25)
Little Yellow (8)
Sleepy Orange (35)
HARVESTER (2) New County Record
Gray Hairstreak (12)
Red-banded Hairstreak (25)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (25)
Variegated Fritillary (20)
Pearl Crescent (20)
American Lady (5)
Common Buckeye (35)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Viceroy (10)
Carolina Satyr (10)
Silver-spotted Skipper (15)
Southern Cloudywing (2)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Zarucco Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (5)
Swarthy Skipper (25)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Least Skipper (2)
Southern Skipperling (8)
Fiery Skipper (90)
Dotted Skipper (5)
Crossline Skipper (35)
Whirlabout (25)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Sachem (4)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Yehl Skipper (2)
Dion Skipper (5)
Dun Skipper (4)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (4)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (3)
Hoke County, NC (H LeGrand, J Pippen, W Cook)
September 11, 2004 Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (10+)
Orange Sulphur (1)
American Copper (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (20+)
Aphrodite Fritillary (1)
Meadow Fritillary (5)
Northern Crescent (3) (fresh)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (5)
Least Skipper (1)
Pine Island Wildlife Area, Columbia Co., WI (M Reese)
September 11, 2004 Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Pearl Crescent
Viceroy
Monarch
Least Skipper
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, (near) Auburn, NY (B Grosek)
September 11, 2004 Black Swallowtail (14)
CHECKERED WHITE (10)
Cabbage White (48)
Orange Sulphur (46)
Clouded Sulphur (15)
CLOUDLESS SULPHUR (10)
LITTLE YELLOW (10)
American Copper (7)
Gray Hairstreak (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (20)
Spring Azure (3) (summer form)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Question Mark (2)
Red Admiral (1)
American Lady (9)
Painted Lady (2)
Common Buckeye (18)
Monarch (28)
Swarthy Skipper (21)
FIERY SKIPPER (18)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Northern Broken-Dash (1) (probable)
SACHEM (11)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)
OCOLA SKIPPER (2) (F.B. Field)
Jamaica Bay area Late Summer Count, Brooklyn & Queens, NY (J & O Blanchard, V Corsello, E & S Finn, R Kelly, D Riepe, L & S Rosenberg)
September 11, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (23)
Clouded Sulphur (21)
Orange Sulphur (17)
Little Yellow (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (18)
Summer Azure (1)
Meadow Fritillary (14)
Pearl Crescent (12)
Question Mark (4)
Eastern Comma (2)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (9)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (9)
Least Skipper (2)
Peck's Skipper (3)
Sachem (1)
Youghiogheny River Trail, Allegheny Co., PA (C Lehman)
September 11, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Red Spotted Admiral (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Hayhurst`s Scallopwing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Peck's Skipper (20)
Sachem (11)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Saturday, September 11, 2004 Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
September 10, 2004 Cabbage White (30+)
Orange Sulphur (30+)
Cloudless Sulphur (22)
American Copper (1)
Red-Banded Hairstreak (1)
Spring Azure (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
American Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (3)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Monarch (4)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Sandy Hook, Gateway National Recreation Area, Monmouth Co., NJ, (K Keating)
September 4-10, 2004 Zebra Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Cabbage White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (27)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Summer Azure (2) (summer form)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (6)
American Snout (4)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Viceroy (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (9)
Common Checkered-Skipper (2)
Jamestown, WIlliamsburg, & Yorktown areas, SE Virginia (J Wilkinson)
September 9, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Acmon Blue (9)
Coronis Fritillary (4)
Mylitta Crescent (3)
Common Buckeye (5)
California Sister (9)
Common Ringlet (6)
Great Basin Wood-Nymph (1)
Monarch (1)
Mournful Duskywing (2)
Woodland Skipper (60)
Sunol Regional Wilderness, Alameda Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
September 8, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Black Swallowtail (2)
\Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
American Lady (5)
Cabbage White (4)
Red-spotted Admiral (7)
Common Wood-Nyhph (8)
Common Buckeye (10)
Red Admiral (1)
Pearl Crescent (40+)
Spring Azure (9) (summer form)
Varigated Fritillary (1)
Red -banded Hairstreak (7)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
American Snout (1)
Least Skipper (16)
Hayhurst`s Scallopwing (1)(female,late)
Aaron's Skipper (2)
Little Glassywing (2)
Zabulon Skipper (5) all worn males
Silver-spotted Skipper (40+)
Sachem (400+)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1)
Maurice River Botanical Garden, Heislerville, Cumberland Co., NJ (J DiOrio)
September 7, 2004 Green Comma (3)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Red Admiral (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)(white-barred form)
Baxter State Park, Millenocket, ME (A Block)
September 7, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1) (uncommon at refuge)
Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Checkered White (8+)
Cabbage White (30+)
Orange Sulphur (40+)
Clouded Sulphur (maybe "pale" Orange)
Cloudless Sulphur (7+) (two seen mating!)
American Copper (several) (fresh condition)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1) (rather worn)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (several)
Summer Azure (several)
American Snout (several)
Pearl Crescent (several)
Question Mark (1)
Red Admiral (several) (very fresh!)
American Lady (very worn & very fresh)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (10+)
Viceroy (1) (uncommon here)
Monarch (few)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1) (worn)
Common Sootywing (2) (fairly fresh)
Swarthy Skipper (few)
Least Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (several)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Sachem (several)
Zabulon Skipper (several)
Broad-winged Skipper (few?)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1) (on Saltmarsh Fleabane)
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY (T Fiore)
September 7, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Peck's Skipper (20)
Sachem (31)
Clouded Skipper (1)
Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)
September 6, 2004 Western Pygmy-Blue Bentsen RGV World Birding Center, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
September 6, 2004 Common Mellana Woodland Trail, NABA IBP, Mission, TX (G Quintanilla)
September 6, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (6)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (29)
American Copper (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Monarch (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Silver-Spotted Skipper (3)
Peck's Skipper (1)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Meyer's Preserve, Mt. Kisco, Westchester Co., NY (M Diederich)
September 6, 2004 Harvester (2) (1 adult on wooly aphids, 1 caterpillar on same)
Appalachian Brown (3) (1 very fresh)
OCOLA SKIPPER (1) (new record for Pound Ridge)
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Westchester Co., NY (H Zirlin)
September 6, 2004 Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Gray Hairstreak
Red-banded Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue
Spring Azure (Summer form)
American Snout (several)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Pearl Crescent
Question Mark
Eastern Comma
Mourning Cloak
Red Admiral
American Lady
Painted Lady
Monarch
Silver-spotted Skipper
Wild Indigo Duskywing
Common Sootywing
Fiery Skipper (6+)
Sachem (2)
Zabulon Skipper (4)
Dun Skipper
Central Park, New York, NY (T Fiore)
September 5, 2004 Elada Checkerspot
Pale-banded Crescent
Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, TX (G Quintanilla)
September 5, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (1) (summer form)
Pearl Crescent
Question Mark (1)
Monarch
Silver-spotted Skipper
Common Sootywing
Forest Park Nature Center, IL (P Fuessle)
September 4, 2004 Western White (5+)
Cabbage White (20+)
Clouded Sulphur (100)+
Orange Sulphur (1)
Purplish Copper (2)
Fritillary sp. (2)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (5+)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Lomond Pasture, SK (M Bailey)
September 4, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (9)
Little Yellow (8)
American Copper (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Viceroy (3)
Northern Pearly-eye (1) (late date)
Trempealeau NWR, WI (M Reese)
September 4, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Clouded Sulphur
SOUTHERN DOGFACE
Eastern Tailed Blue (3+)
Great Spangled Fritillary
Monarch
Tomorrow River Trail, Portage Co., WI (M Plant)
September 4, 2004 Spicebush Swallowtail (6)
Barred Yellow (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Orange-barred Sulphur (15)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Cassius Blue (4)
Gulf Fritillary (8)
Zebra (12)
White Peacock (18)
Viceroy (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (4)
Dorantes Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (3)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (1)
THREE-SPOTTED SKIPPER (2)
Fiery Skipper (12)
Whirlabout (1)
Monk Skipper (2)
Brazilian Skipper (6)
Boyd Hill Nature Center, Pinellas Co., FL (B Ahern, R Smith)
September 3, 2004 Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (30+)
Orange Sulphur (8+)
Clouded Sulphur (hundreds)
Pink-edged Sulphur (6+)
Harvester (adult; also nearby larvae feeding on Wooly Aphids)
American Copper (20+)
Bronze Copper (1) (fresh male)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (few)
Spring Azure (Summer form, very worn)
Great Spangled Fritillary (12+)
Aphrodite Fritillary (20+)
Atlantis Fritillary (12+)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (few) (worn)
Meadow Fritillary (50+) (mostly fresh)
Pearl Crescent (10+)
Northern Crescent (15+)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (1)
Gray Comma (1)
Mourning Cloak (2)
Compton Tortoiseshell (2)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (1)
Red Admiral (3)
American Lady (4)
COMMON BUCKEYE (1) (great condition; rare in Maine)
Red-spotted Admiral (6+) (all with white bands)
Viceroy (8+)
EYED BROWN (1) (freshly emerged, late 2nd brood or unusual delayed
emergence)
Common Ringlet (hundreds) (many mating)
Common Wood-Nymph (15+)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (1)
Leonard's Skipper (1) (female laying eggs on Little Bluestem)
Dun Skipper (2)
Somerville, Lincoln Co., ME (J & T Fiore)
September 3, 2004 Checkered White
Orange Sulphur
CLOUDLESS SULPHUR
Pearl Crescent
Monarch
Jamaica Bay, Western Long Island, NY (B Grosek)
September 3, 2004 Black Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Orange Sulphur
Clouded Sulphur
Monarch
Common Sootywing
Sachem
Zabulon Skipper
Floyd Bennett Field, Western Long Island, NY (B Grosek)
September 3, 2004 Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Zebra Swallowtail (60+)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (19)
Spicebush Swallowtail (22)
Checkered White (1)
Cabbage White (8)
Clouded Sulphur (11)
Orange Sulphur (6)
Cloudless Sulphur (23)
Sleepy Orange (2)
White M Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (20+)
Spring Azure (50+) (summer form)
American Snout (1)
Variegated Fritillary (30+)
Great Spangled Fritillary (5)
Silvery Checkerspot (200+)
Pearl Crescent (20+)
Question Mark (1)
(Dark Form)
Eastern Comma (1)
(Dark Form)
Common Buckeye (12)
Red-spotted Admiral (20+)
Hackberry Emperor (3)
Monarch (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (17)
Hayhurst`s Scallopwing (1)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (5)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (16)
Fiery Skipper (12)
Leonard's Skipper (18)
Peck's Skipper (8)
Tawny-edged Skipper (5)
Crossline Skipper (13)
Zabulon Skipper (6)
Ocola Skipper (1)
ELK Neck State Park, Cecil Co., MD (V Corsello)
September 2, 2004 Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (13)
Gray Hairstreak (50)
Western Pygmy-Blue (25)
Dotted Blue (2)
Acmon Blue (18)
Mormon Metalmark (4)
Mylitta Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (20)
Common Ringlet (2)
Monarch (1)
Mournful Duskywing (1)
Small Checkered-Skipper (4)
Common Checkered-Skipper (6)
Northern White-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Common Branded Skipper (5)
Sachem (1)
Del Puerto Canyon, Stanislaus Co., CA (J Hall, D Edwards)
September 2, 2004 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (3)
Cloudless Sulphur (30)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Common Buckeye (5)
Hoary Edge (1) (worn)
Southern Cloudywing (2)
Zarucco Duskywing (1)
Common Sootywing (1)
Southern Skipperling (4)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Dotted Skipper (2)(fresh males)
Whirlabout (28)
Crossline Skipper (5)
Southern Broken-Dash (1)
Yehl Skipper (2) (fresh males)
Dun Skipper (2)
Scotland County, NC (H LeGrand)
September 1, 2004 Black Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (30+)
Orange Sulphur (10+)
Clouded Sulphur (hundreds)
Pink-edged Sulphur (20+)
American Copper (25+)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (12+)
Spring Azure (few) (Summer form; faded)
VARIEGATED FRITILLARY (1) (Clarry Hill)
Great Spangled Fritillary (15+)
Aphrodite Fritillary (10+)
Atlantis Fritillary (25+)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (few)
Meadow Fritillary (30+)
Pearl Crescent (15+)
Northern Crescent (6+)
Question Mark (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Compton Tortoiseshell (1) (fresh)
Milbert's Tortoiseshell (3)
Red Admiral (4)
American Lady (20+)
Red-spotted Admiral (8+) (all with white bands)
Viceroy (12+)
Common Ringlet (hundreds)
Common Wood-Nymph (20+)
Monarch (8+)
Least Skipper (2)
Leonard's Skipper (4)
Dun Skipper (1)
coastal highlands barrens, northern Knox Co., ME (J Fiore, M Fiore, T Fiore)
 September 1, 2004 Black Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (9)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (15)
Red-banded Skipper (15)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Spring Azure (1)
American Snout (1)
Pearl Crescent (17)
American Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Swarthy Skipper (15)
Least Skipper (1)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Sachem (3) (all females)
Delaware Skipper (1) (fresh)
Zabulon Skipper (5) (all males)
Dun Skipper (3)
Big Brook County Park, Marlboro, Monmouth Co., NJ (K Keating)


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