Recent sightings

Nov 24

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

The day started in the lower 60s with thick sea fog. About 11am the fog burned off and the Monarchs took to the sky. Nothing new in the mix for today. The day ended with the temps having made it into the mid 70s and clouds moving back in.

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 6
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 12+
  • Long-tailed Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 2
Nov 24

John Heyse

Martinez Marsh
Contra Costa County, CA

59F

  • Western Pygmy-Blue 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
Nov 22

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

Clear and mid 50s AM, warned to upper 60s and cloudy PM. The usuals had to operate in 20 t0 25 mph winds off the gulf today, which meant they were the strongest fliers

  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 9
  • Painted Lady 5
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 7
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 3
Nov 22

John Lampkin

Shell Mound, Cockroach Bay
Hillsborough County, FL

With Jane Lampkin & Karen Finch
73 degrees, cloudy & windy

  • Ceraunus Blue 5
  • Phaon Crescent 2
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Queen 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
Nov 21

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

upper 40s this morning, warmed into the upper 60s with full sun. winds were building from the south ahead of another front, this one is not a polar front. Like the past week the action is on the hedges.

  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 7
  • American Lady 5
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Monarch 14
  • Ocola Skipper 3
Nov 21

John Lampkin

Shell Mound, Cockroach Bay
Hillsborough County, FL

With Jane Lampkin
70 degrees, cloudy, windy

  • Large Orange Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Cassius Blue 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 7
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • White Peacock 7
  • Queen 9
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 1
Nov 20

Linda Cooper

Roma WBC, Falcon Heights, Falcon State Park
Starr County, TX

68°-77°, cloudy to light rain to sun in mid-afternoon. Laurel & Dusty Rhodes, Linda and Buck Cooper

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Cloudless Sulphur

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Great Purple Hairstreak

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Funereal Duskywing

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Southern Dogface common
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Large Orange Sulphur common
  • Little Yellow
  • Sleepy Orange 4
  • Dainty Sulphur common
  • Great Purple Hairstreak 3
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Western Pygmy-Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue abundant
  • Reakirt's Blue 3
  • Red-bordered Metalmark 2
  • American Snout common
  • Gulf Fritillary
  • Theona Checkerspot
  • Bordered Patch
  • Elada Crescent
  • Vesta Crescent
  • Phaon Crescent abundant
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • American Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • White Peacock
  • Hackberry Emperor
  • Empress Leilia
  • Tawny Emperor
  • Monarch
  • Queen
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper
  • Funereal Duskywing 4
  • White Checkered-Skipper common
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper
  • Clouded Skipper
  • Fiery Skipper
  • Sachem
  • Eufala Skipper
  • Olive-clouded Skipper 2
Nov 20

Jim Egbert

Bon Secour NWR Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

It warmed into low 60s from the mid 30s AM. The warmth brought out the hungry butterflies, after 3 freezing and near freezing nights. This area of the NWR has a thick ever green broadleaf canopy with pines mixed in and provides shelter for both the butterflies and for the remaining wild flowers .

  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Little Yellow 18
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • American Snout 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Monarch 6
Nov 16

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

60s start but warmed to the low 70s and mostly cloudy. The butterflies are finding a hedge plant; I think is called Silverthorns or Thorny Olive; Elaeagnus pungens: irresistible.

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 20+
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 12+
  • Monarch common
  • Long-tailed Skipper 9
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 17
Nov 16

Daniel Jones

National Butterfly Center, Mission
Hidalgo County, TX

After a couple of days in the 40’s the butterflies have rebounded nicely.

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Violet-patched Skipper

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Violet-patched Skipper

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Marius Hairstreak

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Hecebolus Skipper

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Hecebolus Skipper

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Hecebolus Skipper

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Great Purple Hairstreak

  • Checkered White 1
  • Southern Dogface 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Large Orange Sulphur 2
  • Little Yellow 6
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Dainty Sulphur 3
  • Great Purple Hairstreak 1
  • Marius Hairstreak 1
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 6
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 12
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak 10
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 10
  • Reakirt's Blue 1
  • Fatal Metalmark 5
  • Red-bordered Pixie 10
  • American Snout 50
  • Gulf Fritillary 10
  • Zebra Heliconian 4
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Bordered Patch 4
  • Elada Crescent 1
  • Vesta Crescent 3
  • Phaon Crescent 8
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 3
  • Red Admiral 8
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • White Peacock 6
  • Tropical Leafwing 1
  • Tawny Emperor 50
  • Monarch 5
  • Queen 500
  • Soldier 10
  • White-striped Longtail 1
  • Zilpa Longtail 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Brown Longtail 5
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 2
  • White-patched Skipper 2
  • Funereal Duskywing 5
  • White Checkered-Skipper 20
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 5
  • Laviana White-Skipper 6
  • Violet-patched Skipper 1
  • Julia's Skipper 5
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 3
  • Clouded Skipper 40
  • Southern Skipperling 6
  • Fiery Skipper 15
  • Southern Broken-Dash 3
  • Sachem 10
  • Common Mellana 1
  • Eufala Skipper 8
  • Hecebolus Skipper 1
  • Purple-washed Skipper 2
Nov 15

Robert A. Behrstock

Desert Survivors, 1020 W Starr Pass Blvd, Tucson
Pima County, AZ

Apparently the second Arizona record since 2001 - the first being a few days ago in Jim Brock’s Tucson yard (fide R. Bailowitz). Jim’s was a female, mine a male. Found at 11:30 a.m. among Queens and a variety of pierids, ladies, and blues. Abundant nectar present (trees, vines, shrubs).

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Soldier

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Soldier

  • Checkered White x
  • Cabbage White x
  • Southern Dogface x
  • Cloudless Sulphur x
  • Large Orange Sulphur x
  • Mexican Yellow x
  • Tailed Orange x
  • Sleepy Orange x
  • Western Pygmy-Blue x
  • Marine Blue x
  • Fatal Metalmark x
  • Gulf Fritillary x
  • Painted Lady x
  • Monarch x
  • Queen x
  • Soldier x
Nov 15

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

This is the 1st day that the temps have gotten warm enough in the past couple of days, and the winds have calmed. These factors allowed the butterflies to shake off the cold and take to the air. They have moved from the lawn to the hedge.

  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • American Lady 5
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Monarch common
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 6
Nov 14

John Heyse

crockett hills park, crockett
Contra Costa County, CA

63 F

  • Common Buckeye 1
Nov 12

Tom Fiore

Central Park, Manhattan (N.Y. City)
New York County, NY

sparse butterflies on equally sparse lingering blooms in formal garden area within large urban park.

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Painted Lady 1
Nov 12

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

Started the day in lower 60s with a cloud cover that lasted all day. The temps stayed about the same, wind was light and from the NW. Most of the days butterflies were on the wing. They know a change is coming.

  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Monarch 5
  • Fiery Skipper 1
Nov 12

Steven Rosenthal

ballfields at Fireman's Memorial Park, Point Lookout
Nassau County, NY

sunny, low 60s. First butterflies in several tries since Election Day, and likely Last of season, with the arctic “bomb cyclone” air due tomorrow.

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Monarch 1
Nov 11

Jim Egbert

W 5th St,and Bon Secour NWR
Baldwin County, AL

Upper 40s and mostly cloudy, warm quickly lower 70s. Cloud cover kept the numbers down.

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow common
  • American Snout 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 5
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Fiery Skipper 6
  • Ocola Skipper 1
Nov 10

Tom Fiore, Kristine Wallstrom

Mount Loretto Unique Area (in Staten Island, a borough of N.Y. City)
Richmond County, NY

Lone Monarch was struggling across the lower harbor / upper Raritan Bay to try and reach N.J. on contrary winds. Sulphurs seen all appeared in good condition, one of them an “albino” form. The weather was sunny, yet still a bit cool.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 6 - 8
  • Monarch 1
Nov 10

Bart Jones

Eagle Lake Wildlife Management Area
Shelby County, TN

  • Checkered White 1
  • Clouded Sulphur 5
  • Orange Sulphur 15
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 2
  • Sleepy Orange 7
  • American Snout 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Phaon Crescent 25
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 10
  • Goatweed Leafwing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 25
  • Fiery Skipper 1
Nov 10

Jim Egbert

Sandy Bayou Tract;Bon Secour NWR
Baldwin County, AL

Todays start was clear and chilly, mid 40s.The clear skies allowed
it to warm into the low 70s.I went looking for butterflies today.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Little Yellow common
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent common
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Monarch 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Clouded Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 5
  • Ocola Skipper 1
Nov 10

Allan R. Loudell

Driving along School Bell Road, Bear
New Castle County, DE

Despite sub-freezing nights, and not having seen a single butterfly in a number of days… saw three Sulphurs flying over Noon hour… temperature at 59 degrees.

  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
Nov 9

Linda Cooper

Boca Chica Rd, Resaca de la Palma SP
Cameron County, TX

Weather: 62°-76°; started at Boca Chica Rd/Rd 4 then on to Resaca in the mid afternoon. Xami is nectaring on Sea Lavender. Buck and Linda Cooper

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Pale-rayed Skipper

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Silver-banded Hairstreak

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Xami Hairstreak

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Great Southern White
  • Southern Dogface
  • Cloudless Sulphur
  • Large Orange Sulphur
  • Lyside Sulphur
  • Boisduval's Yellow 1
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak
  • Xami Hairstreak 2
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak
  • Clytie Ministreak
  • Western Pygmy-Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Rounded Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Metalmark
  • Blue Metalmark
  • American Snout
  • Zebra Heliconian
  • Theona Checkerspot
  • Bordered Patch
  • Elada Crescent
  • Vesta Crescent
  • Phaon Crescent
  • White Peacock
  • Mexican Bluewing 1
  • Tawny Emperor
  • Queen
  • Long-tailed Skipper
  • Brown Longtail
  • Mimosa Skipper
  • Mazans Scallopwing
  • Sickle-winged Skipper common
  • White Checkered-Skipper
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper
  • Saltbush Sootywing 4
  • Pale-rayed Skipper 4
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper
  • Clouded Skipper
  • Southern Skipperling
  • Fiery Skipper
  • Southern Broken-Dash
  • Sachem
  • Common Mellana
  • Eufala Skipper
  • Obscure Skipper
  • Violet-banded Skipper 1
Nov 9

Craig Marks

Acadiana Park
Lafayette Parish, LA

The E. Tiger Swallowtail is by far the latest sighting I have had in LA. The Texan Crescent was of the Seminole subspecies. The Southern Skipperling sightings may be a Parish record.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Texan Crescent 1
  • Pearl Crescent 30
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 17
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Southern Skipperling 3
  • Fiery Skipper 3
Nov 9

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

Bright and sunny temps AM upper 40s and warmed into the low 70s. Much better turn out today.

  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Monarch common
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Ocola Skipper 1
Nov 9

Daniel Jones

National Butterfly Center, Mission
Hidalgo County, TX

11:40 to 14:40

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Ruddy Hairstreak

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Ruddy Hairstreak

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Silver-banded Hairstreak

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Malachite

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Red-bordered Pixie

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Mexican Fritillary

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 1
  • Southern Dogface 5
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Large Orange Sulphur 1
  • Lyside Sulphur 8
  • Tailed Orange 2
  • Little Yellow lots
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 5
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 15
  • Ruddy Hairstreak 1
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak 4
  • Western Pygmy-Blue lots
  • Ceraunus Blue lots
  • Fatal Metalmark 1
  • Red-bordered Pixie 15
  • American Snout lots
  • Gulf Fritillary 12
  • Zebra Heliconian 6
  • Mexican Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch 5
  • Phaon Crescent lots
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • Question Mark 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 5
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • White Peacock 10
  • Malachite 1
  • Common Mestra 1
  • Empress Leilia 2
  • Tawny Emperor lots
  • Monarch 1
  • Queen lots
  • Soldier 3
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Brown Longtail 6
  • Two-barred Flasher 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 3
  • White-patched Skipper 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper lots
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Laviana White-Skipper 10
  • Julia's Skipper 5
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper lots
  • Clouded Skipper lots
  • Southern Skipperling 5
  • Fiery Skipper lots
  • Whirlabout 3
  • Sachem 8
Nov 9

Jeanette Klodzen

Sentry Trail - Antelope Island
Davis County, UT

  • Checkered White 2+
  • Clouded Sulphur 10+
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 10+
Nov 9

Jim Wilkinson

Meadowbrook Park
Howard County, MD

Butterfly in photo looks like a white form Clouded Sulphur with red-bordered double hind wing spot

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  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
Nov 8

Linda Cooper

NBC gardens, Yturria Brush Tract, Estero Llano Grande SP, Santa Ana NWR
Hidalgo County, TX

These are sightings for Nov 8-11. Cold weather shut down butterflies for a few days beginning Nov 12. Common Bluevent, found by Frank Model, was photographed by many for several days at Estero.

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White-striped Longtail

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Common Bluevent

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Common Bluevent

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Common Bluevent

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Texas Powdered-Skipper

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Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak

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Julia Heliconian

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Erichson's White-Skipper

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Giant Swallowtail
  • Checkered White 1
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Southern Dogface
  • Cloudless Sulphur
  • Large Orange Sulphur
  • Lyside Sulphur
  • Tailed Orange
  • Little Yellow
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak
  • Western Pygmy-Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue
  • Reakirt's Blue 1
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Pixie
  • American Snout
  • Gulf Fritillary
  • Julia Heliconian 1
  • Zebra Heliconian
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch
  • Elada Crescent
  • Vesta Crescent common
  • Phaon Crescent common
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • White Peacock common
  • Common Mestra
  • Tropical Leafwing 1
  • Empress Leilia
  • Tawny Emperor common
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Monarch
  • Queen common
  • Soldier
  • Guava Skipper 2
  • White-striped Longtail 1
  • Zilpa Longtail 2
  • Long-tailed Skipper 2
  • Brown Longtail common
  • Two-barred Flasher 1
  • Mimosa Skipper 2
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 4
  • Sickle-winged Skipper common
  • Common Bluevent 1
  • White-patched Skipper
  • Mournful Duskywing
  • Funereal Duskywing
  • White Checkered-Skipper common
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Erichson's White-Skipper 1
  • Laviana White-Skipper common
  • Turk's-cap White-Skipper
  • Julia's Skipper
  • Clouded Skipper common
  • Southern Skipperling common
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout
  • Southern Broken-Dash common
  • Sachem common
  • Common Mellana common
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper common
  • Olive-clouded Skipper
  • Ocola Skipper 2
  • Evans' Skipper 1
  • Violet-banded Skipper 1
Nov 8

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

Not much change in temps today mid to upper 50s, and over cast. Cloud cover broke late afternoon to late for any warming.

  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Monarch 1
Nov 8

Steven Glynn

Box Canyon Road bridge and nearby areas
Pima County, AZ

Breezy and 81 degrees

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Tropical Leafwing

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Dorantes Longtail

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Pahaska Skipper

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Leda Ministreak

  • Southern Dogface 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Mexican Yellow common
  • Tailed Orange common
  • Sleepy Orange 4
  • Dainty Sulphur abundant
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 2
  • Leda Ministreak 7
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 4
  • Marine Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue common
  • Reakirt's Blue 5
  • Fatal Metalmark 6
  • American Snout common
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch 2
  • Tiny Checkerspot 2
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • California Sister 1
  • Tropical Leafwing 1
  • Empress Leilia common
  • Dorantes Longtail 4
  • White Checkered-Skipper common
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper common
  • Orange Skipperling 5
  • Pahaska Skipper 1
Nov 8

Daniel Jones

Yturria Brush tract of Lower Rio Grande NWR
Hidalgo County, TX

12:40 to 15:30, walked about 1.25 miles in.

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Erichson's White-Skipper

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Red-bordered Pixie

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Texas Powdered-Skipper

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Two-barred Flasher

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Great Purple Hairstreak

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Desert Checkered-Skipper

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Southern Dogface 20
  • Cloudless Sulphur 10
  • Large Orange Sulphur 1
  • Lyside Sulphur 3
  • Little Yellow 6
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Dainty Sulphur 4
  • Great Purple Hairstreak 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 15
  • Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak 1
  • Clytie Ministreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 10
  • Ceraunus Blue 4
  • Reakirt's Blue 3
  • Red-bordered Pixie 2
  • American Snout 100
  • Gulf Fritillary 8
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Elada Crescent 1
  • Texan Crescent 2
  • Vesta Crescent 75
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Mestra 3
  • Tropical Leafwing 3
  • Empress Leilia 50
  • Monarch 3
  • Queen 25
  • Two-barred Flasher 1
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 6
  • White-patched Skipper 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Erichson's White-Skipper 1
  • Laviana White-Skipper 3
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Sachem 2
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 1
Nov 8

John Heyse

Martinez Marsh
Contra Costa County, CA

70F

  • Cabbage White 7
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 5
  • Fiery Skipper 3
  • Umber Skipper 2
Nov 8

Mary H Root-Shepherd

Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County, CA

Just spotted a Giant Swallowtail in my backyard here in Santa Barbara near the Mission. It was very fresh looking and actively nectaring on lantana. I have a very blurry photo, but it is identifiable in the photo. A first for my yard!

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
Nov 7

Susan Cloutier

Petersham
Worcester County, MA

Cabbage White at Gate 41 Quabbin Reservation, cloudy, 45 degrees, windy

  • Cabbage White 1
Nov 7

Jim Egbert

Plantation Rd Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, AL

Sunny and cooler, started today in the low 50s and stayed that way most of the day and with the wind it felt even colder. The temp. only got up to about 60. All but one Monarch was on the wing, today, but Gulf Fritillary and Fiery Skippers stopped to nectar on the lawn flowers.

  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Monarch common
  • Fiery Skipper 5
Nov 7

Linda Cooper

included NBC gardens, Estero Llano Grande SP, Yturria Brush Tract
Hidalgo County, TX

Week of Nov 1 through Nov 7 but list ends on Nov 5 due to heavy rains on the 6th & 7th. Weather: mostly sunny and warm and strong winds. Nov 1 - Community Day was Open House at NBC. Nov 2 was field trip in the gardens for beginners. Nov 5 was Estero Llano Grande SP. B Cooper, L Cooper

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Tailed Aguna

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Tailed Aguna

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Mournful Duskywing

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Clytie Ministreak

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Black Swallowtail
  • Giant Swallowtail
  • Southern Dogface common
  • Cloudless Sulphur
  • Large Orange Sulphur common
  • Tailed Orange
  • Little Yellow
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Great Purple Hairstreak
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak
  • Clytie Ministreak
  • Western Pygmy-Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Pixie
  • American Snout
  • Gulf Fritillary
  • Zebra Heliconian
  • Variegated Fritillary
  • Bordered Patch
  • Elada Crescent
  • Vesta Crescent
  • Phaon Crescent
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • Common Buckeye
  • White Peacock
  • Common Mestra
  • Goatweed Leafwing 1
  • Hackberry Emperor
  • Empress Leilia
  • Tawny Emperor
  • Monarch
  • Queen common
  • Soldier
  • Guava Skipper
  • Zilpa Longtail 1
  • Tailed Aguna 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail
  • Coyote Cloudywing 1
  • Glazed Pellicia 1
  • Mazans Scallopwing 1
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper
  • White-patched Skipper
  • Mournful Duskywing
  • White Checkered-Skipper
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper
  • Laviana White-Skipper
  • Turk's-cap White-Skipper
  • Julia's Skipper
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper common
  • Clouded Skipper common
  • Southern Skipperling
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout
  • Southern Broken-Dash
  • Sachem
  • Common Mellana
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper
  • Eufala Skipper
  • Olive-clouded Skipper
  • Ocola Skipper 1
  • Purple-washed Skipper
Nov 7

Jim Wilkinson

Doctor Patel Drive, Elkridge
Howard County, MD

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Common Buckeye

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
Nov 6

Jim Egbert

Mobile St and Power Line Rd Bon Secour NWR
Baldwin County, AL

The front that was going to be a rain event broke apart before it reached here; mostly cloudy, temps started in the 60s AM to near 80 PM; and no rain. The numbers of Skipper has dropped considerably; Ocola that were everywhere and very common are now limited to mostly to Spanish Needles.

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Little Yellow common
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Monarch common
  • Long-tailed Skipper 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 5
  • Clouded Skipper 4
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Southern Broken-Dash 5
  • Ocola Skipper 10
Nov 6

Steven Glynn

San Tan Valley neighborhood
Pinal County, AZ

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Dorantes Longtail

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Southern Dogface

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Painted Lady

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Eufala Skipper

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Mexican Yellow

  • Two-tailed Swallowtail 1
  • Southern Dogface 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Large Orange Sulphur 1
  • Mexican Yellow 3
  • Tailed Orange 1
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Western Tailed-Blue 3
  • American Snout 7
  • Texan Crescent 1
  • Painted Lady 8
  • Queen 3
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 9
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Eufala Skipper 6