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September 28, 2009

Ornythion Swallowtail
Guava Skipper

Alton, TX (G Quintanilla)

September 28, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1) (black female)
Black Swallowtail (1) (and 2 caterpillars on parsley)
Cabbage White (3)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (2)
Painted Lady (1)
American Lady (1)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Sachem (6)
Peck's Skipper (4)

my butterfly garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)

September 27, 2009

Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (2)
Southern Dogface (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Little Yellow (5)
Sleepy Orange (12)
Dainty Sulphur (4)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (15)
American Snout (1)
Gulf Fritillary (1)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (25)
Pearl Crescent (50)
Eastern Comma (8)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (7)
Red-spotted Purple (1)
Viceroy (2)
Hackberry Emperor (1)
Tawny Emperor (2)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (3)
Least Skipper (75)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Sachem (2)

Eagle Lake, TN (B Jones)

September 25, 2009

Black Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (5)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)

DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst, Bergen Co., NJ (A Block)

September 25, 2009

Cabbage White (1)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Question Mark (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Monarch (1)
Sachem (2)

various locations in Howard County, MD (J Wilkinson)

September 24, 2009

Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (4)
Spicebush Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (9)
Barred Yellow (7)
Little Yellow (1)
Sleepy Orange (1)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
Gray Hairstreak (9)
Red-banded Hairstreak (5)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (11)
Zebra Heliconian (2)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Phaon Crescent (15)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Common Buckeye (6)
White Peacock (2)
Carolina Satyr (7)
Monarch (1)
Queen (18)
Long-tailed Skipper (70)
Dorantes Longtail (1)
Horace's Duskywing (13)
Zarucco Duskywing (6)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (5)
Swarthy Skipper (1)
Neamathla Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (7)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (8)
Tawny-edged Skipper (4)
Whirlabout (9)
Southern Broken-Dash (3)
Northern Broken-Dash (14)
Delaware Skipper (1)
Palatka Skipper (6)
Dukes' Skipper (1)
Eufala Skipper (1)
Twin-spot Skipper (14)
Salt Marsh Skipper (7)
Ocola Skipper (65)

Lower Suwanee NWR, FL (T Palmer)

September 21, 2009

Black Swallowtail ( 4 )
Spicebush Swallowtail
Cabbage White (12)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (36)
Cloudless Sulphur (15)
Sleepy Orange
Bronze Copper
Great Purple Hairstreak (11)
Gray Hairstreak (10)
Red-banded Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue (33)
Spring Azure (summer)
Pearl Crescent (34)
Polygonia sp.
Painted Lady (11)
Red Admiral
Common Buckeye (45)
Red-spotted Admiral (9)
Viceroy (26)
Common Wood-Nymph (6)
Monarch (10)
Silver-spotted Skipper (19)
Common Checkered-Skipper
Clouded Skipper
Least Skipper (4)
Sachem (3)
Broad-winged Skipper (2)

Blackwater NWR, & Eastern Dorchester Co.,MD (D Amadio)

September 19, 2009

Leonard's Skipper (1)

Chaplain, CT (J Myers)

September 19, 2009

Black Swallowtail (3)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1) (Black form female)
Cabbage White (25+)
Orange Sulphur (5)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Pearl Crescent (12)
American Lady (20+)
American Snout (2)
Common Buckeye (30+)
Red-spotted Admiral (2) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Monarch (15)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Sachem (Dozens)
Aaron's Skipper (2)

Cape May Bird Observatory Garden, Goshen, NJ (A Loudell)

September 19, 2009

Black Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (9) (2 Black form female)
Cabbage White (12)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (16)
Clouded/Orange Sulphur (1) (White form female)
Cloudless Sulphur (29)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Spring Azure (1) (Summer form)
Question Mark (1)
Eastern Comma (2)
Mourning Cloak (3)
American Lady (16)
Painted Lady (1)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (8)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Monarch (45)
Sachem (65+)

Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area, Cape May Point--The Circle, Cape May Point State Park, NJ (A Loudell)

September 18, 2009

GIANT SWALLOWTAIL (1)
Cabbage White (1)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Monarch (2)

Tiffany Wildlife Area, Buffalo Co., WI (Wisconsin Wetland Association Field Trip: M O'Connor, M Reese, and 60+ others)

September 18, 2009

Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)

McGeachy Pond, Erieau, Chatham-Kent, ON (Ontario Butterflies Google Group: B A Mann)

September 18, 2009

Cabbage White (7+)
Clouded Sulphur (many)
Viceroy (2)
Mourning Cloak (1)
Monarch (2)
Common Ringlet (1)

270 Ballyhac Rd., Owl's Head, Knox Co., ME (A Block)

September 18, 2009

Cabbage White (4)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1)
Monarch (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (1)
Sachem (1)

South Post Rd Power Lines, NJ (H Kindervatter)

September 18, 2009

Palamedes Swallowtail (4)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Little Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (7)
Gray Hairstreak (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Common Buckeye (7)
Georgia Satyr (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Zarucco Duskywing (3)
Swarthy Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (1)

Croatan National Forest, NC (J Monroe)

September 17, 2009

Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (7)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Little Yellow (2)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (15)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Little Metalmark (2)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Common Buckeye (5)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Georgia Satyr (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Clouded Skipper (18)
Fiery Skipper (4)
Byssus Skipper (5)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (2)

Croatan National Forest, NC (J Monroe)

September 16, 2009

Cabbage White (28+)
Clouded Sulphur (37+)
Orange Sulphur (22+)
Question Mark (1)
Viceroy (2)
Common Ringlet (4)
Monarch (3)

Sears Island, Searsport, Waldo Co., ME (A Block)

September 16, 2009

Palamedes Swallowtail (5)
Cloudless Sulphur (4)
Sleepy Orange (10)
Red-banded Hairstreak (6)
Little Metalmark (1)
Gulf Fritillary (3)
Pearl Crescent (5)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (4)
QUEEN (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Fiery Skipper (2)
Twin-spot Skipper (1)
Ocola Skipper (3)

Croatan National Forest, NC (J Monroe)

September 15, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (7)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Orange Sulphur (7)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Spring Azure (5)(summer)
Pearl Crescent (20)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (7)
Peck's Skipper (15)
Sachem (3)
Zabulon Skipper (5)
Broad-winged Skipper (1)

Tiffany Creek Preserve, Nassau Co., NY (R Kelly, A Lindberg, L Lindberg)

September 15, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)(includes 2 dark form)
Palamedes Swallowtail (25)
Cabbage White (2)
Cloudless Sulphur (22)
Red-banded Hairstreak
Eastern Tailed-Blue (18)
Spring Azure (summer)
Variegated Fritillary (46)
Pearl Crescent (29)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (9)
American Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (28)
Viceroy (13)
Southern Pearly-eye (15)
Creole Pearly-eye
Carolina Satyr (60)
Silver-spotted Skipper (37)
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
Horace's Duskywing
Common Checkered-Skipper (4)
Common Sootywing (2)
Clouded Skipper (12)
Least Skipper (14)
Fiery Skipper (8)
Yehl Skipper
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (9)
Ocola Skipper

Great Dismal Swamp NWR, Washington Ditch & White Marsh Rd., Suffolk, VA (D Amadio)

September 15, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (5) (3rd brood, numbers quite low for mid-September)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3) (Including 1 black-form female)
Cabbage White (3)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (2)
Gray Hairstreak (6)
Spring Azure (13)(summer)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (30+)
Variegated Fritillary (10)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Question Mark (1) (Orange form below)
Red Admiral (1) (Very fresh!)
Red-spotted Admiral (7) (Red-spotted Purple form)
Monarch (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (2)
Sachem (13)

Elk Neck State Park, MD (A Loudell)

September 15, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (3)
Palamedes Swallowtail (45)
Cloudless Sulphur (25)
Little Yellow (3)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Painted Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (15)
Southern Pearly-eye (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (30)
Fiery Skipper (5)
Byssus Skipper (5)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (12)

Croatan National Forest, NC (J Monroe)

September 14, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Palamedes Swallowtail (24)
Cabbage White
Cloudless Sulphur (16)
Sleepy Orange
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (8)
Spring Azure (summer)
Variegated Fritillary (16)
Pearl Crescent (19)
Question Mark (3)
Eastern Comma (13)
Painted Lady
Common Buckeye (2)
Red-spotted Admiral (36)
Viceroy (11)
Southern Pearly-eye (27)
Creole Pearly-eye (3)
Carolina Satyr (57)
Silver-spotted Skipper (2)
Horace's Duskywing
Common Checkered Skipper (2)
Common Sootywing
Clouded Skipper (6)
Least Skipper (2)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (6)

Great Dismal Swamp NWR, Washington & Jericho Ditch, Suffolk, VA (D Amadio)

September 14, 2009

Black Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Red-banded Hairstreak (2)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
American Lady (2)
Painted Lady
Common Buckeye (3)
Red-spotted Admiral
Tawny Emperor
Common Wood-Nymph
Monarch (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (10)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Fiery Skipper (4)

Eastern Shore NWR, VA (D Amadio)

September 14, 2009

Zebra Swallowtail (7)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Variegated Fritillary (1)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (5)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Clouded Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (2)

Pettigrew State Park, NC (J Monroe)

September 14, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6)
Palamedes Swallowtail (22)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (11)
Sleepy Orange (3)
Pearl Crescent (7)
Common Buckeye (4)
Southern Pearly-eye (2)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (5)
Least Skipper (3)
Fiery Skipper (7)
Palatka Skipper (2)
Ocola Skipper (2)

Tyrrell Co., NC (J Monroe)

September 13, 2009

Monarch (many)

Putnam Co. OH (G O Coburn)

September 13, 2009

Palamedes Swallowtail (25)
Cloudless Sulphur (30)
Little Yellow (3)
Sleepy Orange (7)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (2)
Pearl Crescent (8)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy (1)
Carolina Satyr (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (4)
Silver-spotted Skipper (9)
Clouded Skipper (4)
Least Skipper (14)
Fiery Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (2)

Alligator River NWR, NC (J Monroe)

September 12, 2009

Cabbage White (3)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)

Reid State Park, Georgetown, Sagadahoc Co., ME (A Block)

September 12, 2009

Great Southern White (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (13)
Large Orange Sulphur (2)
Barred Yellow (3)
Sleepy Orange (4)
Cassius Blue (3)
Ceraunus Blue (1)
Gulf Fritillary (26)
Julia Heliconian (2)
Zebra Heliconian (122)
Phaon Crescent (26)
Mangrove Buckeye (1)
White Peacock (65)
Ruddy Daggerwing (5)
Monarch (6)
Queen (11)
Long-tailed Skipper (2)
Tropical Checkered-Skipper (39)
Fiery Skipper (3)
Monk Skipper (1)

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, FL (E Golden, E Nuerhing, plus 7 others, on Miami Blue chapter walk)

September 11, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (2)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Clouded Sulphur (2)
Orange Sulphur (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (20)
Little Yellow (2)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (3)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (2)(summer)
Variegated Fritillary (2)
Great Spangled Fritillary (4)
Pearl Crescent (10)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (3)
Viceroy (1)
Hackberry Emperor (4)
Tawny Emperor (1)
Carolina Satyr (4)
Monarch (2)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (3)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Least Skipper (1)
Tawny-edged Skipper (1)
Sachem (30)
Zabulon Skipper (2)

Barren Co., Ky (S Stedman, D Roemer)

September 9, 2009

Clouded Sulphur (several)
Orange Sulphur (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)(white banded)
Common Ringlet (2)

Sunkhaze NWR, Milford, Penobscot Co., ME (A Block)

September 9, 2009

Orange Sulphur (2)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Red-spotted Admiral (1) (white banded)

Bangor City Forest, Bangor, Penobscot Co., ME (A Block)

September 8, 2009

Cloudless Sulphur (1)

Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)

September 7, 2009

Little Yellow (1)
Cloudless Sulphur (5)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (10)
Monarch (3)

Mark Twain National Forest area southwest of Willow Springs, MO (A Loudell)

September 7, 2009

Cloudless Sulphur (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Common Wood-Nymph (1)
Carolina Satyr (8)
Monarch (2)
Least Skipper (2)

Big Spring, MO (A Loudell)

September 7, 2009

Cloudless Sulphur (Dozens flying over road)

Driving along Route 60, southern MO (A Loudell)

September 7, 2009

Black Swallowtail (2)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Monarch (2)

Kaskaskia, IL (A Loudell)

September 7, 2009

Black Swallowtail
Cabbage White (2)
Orange Sulphur (100's)
Bronze Copper (2)
Red-banded Hairstreak
Eastern-Tailed Blue (3)
Pearl Crescent (4)
Painted Lady (3)
Common Buckeye (2)
Viceroy
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Least Skipper (5)
Sachem (16)
Broad-winged Skipper

Mannington Marsh area, Salem County, NJ (D Amadio)

September 6, 2009

Cabbage White (1)
Mourning Cloak (4)
American Lady (1)
Eastern Comma (5)
Atlantis Fritillary (2)

Boy Scout Road, Oquossoc, Franklin Co., ME (A Block)

September 6, 2009

Black Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (8)
Clouded Sulphur (1)
Spring Azure (3) (summer)
American Lady (1)
Painted Lady (2)
Monarch (6)
Horace Duskywing (1) (rare here)
Sachem (10)

Backyard Butterfly Garden, Brooklyn, NY (V Corsello)

September 6, 2009

Pipevine Swallowtail (2)
Black Swallowtail (4)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (11)
Spicebush Swallowtail (5)
Palamedes Swallowtail (204)
Cloudless Sulphur (559)
Little Yellow (616)
Sleepy Orange (85)
Great Purple Hairstreak (1)
Gray Hairstreak (94)
Red-banded Hairstreak (36)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (50)
Spring Azure (4)(summer)
Little Metalmark (14)
Gulf Fritillary (176)
Variegated Fritillary (491)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (55)
American Lady (1)
Red Admiral (2)
Common Buckeye (214)
Red-spotted Admiral (5)
Viceroy (1)
Southern Pearly-eye (10)
Appalachian Brown (14)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (245)
Georgia Satyr (37)
Common Wood-Nymph (10)
Monarch (1)
Queen (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (17)
Long-tailed Skipper (15)
Southern Cloudywing (10)
Northern Cloudywing (1)
Confused Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (11)
Zarucco Duskywing (5)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (4)
Common/White Checkered- Skipper (20)
Tropical Checkered- Skipper (17)
Swarthy Skipper (18)
Clouded Skipper (123)
Least Skipper (11)
Southern Skipperling (12)
Fiery Skipper (27)
Tawny-edged Skipper (8)
Crossline Skipper (30)
Whirlabout (26)
Southern Broken-Dash (9)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (4)
Delaware Skipper (2)
Byssus Skipper (25)
Yehl Skipper (14)
Dion Skipper (2)
Dun Skipper (16)
Lace-winged Roadside- Skipper (10)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Twin-spot Skipper (65)
Salt Marsh Skipper (21)
Ocola Skipper (8)

Francis Marion National Forest, SC (W Allen, R Eaddy, S Eaddy, R Emmitt, D Forsythe, B McCutchen, M Millard, P Morrison, J Peachey, R Simpson, C Sutton, P Sutton, D Williams)

September 5, 2009

Clouded Sulphur (3)
American Copper (4)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Northern Crescent (3)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Leonard's Skipper (10)
Peck's Skipper (1)

Northern Marquette Co., WI (M Reese)

September 5, 2009

Black Swallowtail (1)
Checkered White (5)
Cabbage White (15)
Clouded Sulphur (3)
Orange Sulphur (20)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (5)
Spring Azure (11)(summer)
Pearl Crescent (3)
Mourning Cloak (1)
American Lady (1)
Common Buckeye (1)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Monarch (4)
Sachem (1)
Zabulon Skipper (1)
Broad-winged Skipper (7)
Salt Marsh Skipper (1)

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens Co., NY (R Kelly, S Rosenthal, M Feder)

September 5, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (1)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)(laying eggs on spicebush)
Cabbage White (2)
Clouded/Orange Sulphur (1)(white)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Spring Azure (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (1)
Pearl Crescent (1)
Monarch (0 adults, 1 caterpillar on bloodflower)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Horace's Skipper (1)
Sachem (39)
Peck's Skipper (28)

my butterfly garden, Silver Spring, MD (E Raun)

September 5, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (10)
Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Palamedes Swallowtail (23)
Cloudless Sulphur (15)
Little Yellow (3)
Sleepy Orange (15)
Harvester (1)
Gray Hairstreak (1)
Red-banded Hairstreak (6)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (3)
Gulf Fritillary (10)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Red-spotted Admiral (8)
Viceroy (1)
Goatweed Leafwing (1)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (73)
Silver-spotted Skipper (1)
Southern Cloudywing (1)
Horace's Duskywing (2)
Common Checkered-Skipper (19)
Common Sootywing (1)

The Oaks Retirement Community, SC (M Kastner)

September 5, 2009

Black Swallowtail (36)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (21)
Spicebush Swallowtail (8)
Palamedes Swallowtail (207)
Cloudless Sulphur (584)
Little Yellow (39)
Sleepy Orange (74)
Juniper Hairstreak (2)
White M Hairstreak (3)
Gray Hairstreak (56)
Red-banded Hairstreak (22)
Eastern Pygmy-Blue (11)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (8)
Spring Azure (9)(summer)
Gulf Fritillary (111)
Variegated Fritillary (25)
Phaon Crescent (1)
Pearl Crescent (51)
Question Mark (3)
Red Admiral (3)
Common Buckeye (156)
Red-spotted Admiral (2)
Viceroy (6)
Southern Pearly-eye (3)
Appalachian Brown (1)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (182)
Georgia Satyr (1)
Monarch (8)
Queen (2)
Silver-spotted Skipper (55)
Long-tailed Skipper (5)
Horace's Duskywing (26)
Zarucco Duskywing (10)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (9)
Common/White Checkered- Skipper (1)
Swarthy Skipper (6)
Clouded Skipper (61)
Least Skipper (10)
Southern Skipperling (1)
Fiery Skipper (29)
Crossline Skipper (1)
Whirlabout (20)
Southern Broken-Dash (16)
Northern Broken-Dash (1)
Little Glassywing (5)
Delaware Skipper (16)
Byssus Skipper (15)
Yehl Skipper (4)
Broad-winged Skipper (23)
Palatka Skipper (11)
Dion Skipper (3)
Dun Skipper (8)
Lace-winged Roadside- Skipper (2)
Eufala Skipper (2)
Twin-spot Skipper (39)
Salt Marsh Skipper (160)
Ocola Skipper (11)

Hobcaw Barony, SC (W Allen, R Eaddy, S Eaddy, R Emmitt, D Forsythe, M Millard, J Peachey, C Sutton, P Sutton, J Taggart, A Weinmeister)

September 5, 2009

Black Swallowtail (1)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (20)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Palamedes Swallowtail (26)
Cloudless Sulphur (10)
Sleepy Orange (5)
Gulf Fritillary (5)
Variegated Fritillary (5)
Common Buckeye (17)
Red-spotted Admiral (1)
Viceroy (4)
Gemmed Satyr (1)
Carolina Satyr (2)
Long-tailed Skipper (1)
Horace's Duskywing (1)
Common Checkered-Skipper (1)
Fiery Skipper (2)

Albemarle Corporation's 100 Acre Woods, SC (M Kastner)

September 4, 2009

Black Swallowtail (2)
Cabbage White (7)
Clouded Sulphur (many)
Viceroy (2)
Common Ringlet (10+)
Monarch (1)
Least Skipper (10+)

Green Point WMA, Dresden, Lincoln Co., ME (A Block)

September 4, 2009

Clouded Sulphur (many)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (1)
Meadow Fritillary (1)
Common Ringlet (3)

Pine Tree State Arboretum, Rte. 9, Augusta, Kennebec Co., ME (A Block)

September 3, 2009

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (5)
Spicebush Swallowtail (4)
Cabbage White (2)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
Great Spangled Fritillary (30)
Pearl Crescent (6)
Eastern Comma (2)
Northern Pearly-eye (1)
Silver-spotted Skipper (3)
Wild Indigo Duskywing (1)
Least Skipper (4)
Peck's Skipper (3)
Zabulon Skipper (1)

Raccoon Creek State Park, PA (J Monroe)

September 2, 2009

Spicebush Swallowtail (1)
Cabbage White (100+)
Clouded Sulphur (5)
Orange Sulphur (18)
Cloudless Sulphur (7)
Little Yellow (12)
Dainty Sulphur (1)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (9)
American Snout (2)
Regal Fritillary (9) (West edge of Gleason NP)
Pearl Crescent (13)
Question Mark (2)
Painted Lady (7)
Red Admiral (1)
Common Buckeye (7)
Red-Spotted Admiral (2)
Hackberry Emperor (4)
Little Wood-Satyr (1)
Monarch (5)
Silver-spotted Skipper (12)
Delaware Skipper (6)

Sand Ridge State Forest incl. Gleason Nature Preserve, Mason Co., IL (R & R Bell)

September 2, 2009

American Snout (1)

DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst, NJ (F Kahan)

September 1, 2009

Cloudless Sulphur (9)(most I have ever seen in one location in Ohio)

Clermont Co., OH (B Hull)

September 1, 2009

Black Swallowtail (2)
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (6+)
Spicebush Swallowtail (mated pair)
Cabbage White (few)
Orange Sulphur (several)
Eastern Tailed-Blue (fresh!)
Spring Azure (Summer form)
Great Spangled Fritillary (1)
Red Admiral
American Lady
Red-spotted Admiral (purple) (worn)
Hackberry Emperor (2)
Monarch (4) (one traveling south)
Silver-spotted Skipper
Wild Indigo Duskywing
Broad-winged Skipper (Piermont pier)
Dun Skipper (5+)

Hook Mt. & Piermont, Rockland Co., NY (T Fiore)

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