Recent sightings

Jeanette Klodzen

Twin Lakes Loop (Big Cottonwood Canyon)
Salt Lake County, UT

Walked the Silver Lake, Lake Solitude, Twin Lakes loop.

  • Checkered White
  • Mustard White 1
  • Large Marble
  • Hoary Comma 1
  • Painted Lady
  • Chryxus Arctic 4+
  • Two-banded Checkered-Skipper 1

Tristan Swartout

Rives Junction- private property
Jackson County, MI

On milkweed and canada thistle along lakeside

  • Baltimore Checkerspot 1

Baltimore Checkerspot

James L. Monroe

along Ohio River near town of Beaver
Beaver County, PA

11:30 a.m., mid-80’s, surveyed usual area along Ohio River, of 6 Pipevines, 4 were males on damp sand of shore line.
Second brood now in significant decline.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 6

Curtis A. Lehman

Forest Hills
Allegheny County, PA

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
  • Spicebush Swallowtail
  • Cabbage White
  • Clouded Sulphur
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure
  • American Snout
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Question Mark
  • American Lady
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • Red-spotted Purple
  • Monarch
  • Silver-spotted Skipper
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing
  • Peck's Skipper
  • Sachem

Rich Kelly

New Hyde Park
Nassau County, NY

yard list

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 2

Randy Harrod

Warner Park Visitor Center
Davidson County, TN

Road along entrance and creek trail only

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Silvery Checkerspot 1
  • Phaon Crescent 5
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 16
  • Carolina Satyr 2

Beth Polvino

my yard NABA #1151 & Monarch Waystation #8318
Cape May County, NJ

Excited to find a new yard butterfly species #52 American Copper. 8 species of caterpillars in the yard right now so bringing in children going to the beach to teach about them (with their parents permission). Maybe spark an interest for the future.

  • Black Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 10
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • American Copper 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 5
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 8
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Monarch 7
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Sachem 17
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Andrew Block

Owls Head Lighthouse S.P., Owls Head,
Knox County, ME

  • Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Northern Crescent 4
  • White Admiral 1
  • Monarch 3

Renee Davis

Stump Pond Rd, Youngsville
Sullivan County, NY

This Gray Comma couldn’t wait for me to get the bananas out today, it landed on me while I was peeling them. He or she was one of my two lifers today! It was also new to our checklist for Sullivan County.

  • Gray Comma 1

Gray Comma

Gray Comma

Edward Perry IV

Bull Creek WMA
Osceola County, FL

Surveyed entrance road and loop west, including Crossroad, and back. Hot, sunny, dry. Major nectar is still blue mistflower, winged loosestrife, and in the spring burn areas we found some Barbara’s buttons, rose rush, and narrow-leafed sunflower. 9am to 3:30pm, EPerry & RWarner. A good time was had by all.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 13
  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 18
  • Barred Yellow 6
  • Little Yellow 10
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Dainty Sulphur 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 14
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 20
  • Little Metalmark 7
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Phaon Crescent 4
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 13
  • White Peacock 5
  • Viceroy 2
  • Carolina Satyr 2
  • Georgia Satyr 3
  • Monarch 1
  • Queen 4
  • Northern Cloudywing 44
  • Confused Cloudywing 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Zarucco Duskywing 23
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Southern Skipperling 1
  • Fiery Skipper 29
  • Dotted Skipper 6
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 18
  • Whirlabout 23
  • Southern Broken-Dash 61
  • Sachem 5
  • Arogos Skipper 3
  • Delaware Skipper 6
  • Palmetto Skipper 1
  • Berry's Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 1

Delaware Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur

Eufala

Dotted Skipper

Arogos Skipper

Dotted Skipper

Georgia Satyr

Arogos Skipper

Arogos Skipper

Dotted Skipper

Tropical Checkered-Skipper

Northern Cloudywing

Tawny-edged Skipper

Arogos Skipper

Arogos Skipper

Queen

Little Yellow

Dotted Skipper

Gray Hairstreak

Bo Zaremba

Newburyport
Essex County, MA

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 5
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 11
  • Monarch 9
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Northern Broken-Dash 6
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Dun Skipper 9

Common Wood-Nymph

Northern Broken-Dash

Monarch

Great Spangled Fritillary

Dun Skipper

Alan Wells

Lily Pond, Harriman State Park
Rockland County, NY

Survey 8:30 am to 12:30 pm with Della Wells, John Lampkin, and Jane Lampkin. Air temperature 71 to 84F; dew point 70 to 77F; wind gusts 1-9 mph from E.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 12
  • American Copper 9
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 39
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Northern Pearly-eye 2
  • Appalachian Brown 5
  • Little Wood-Satyr 24
  • Common Wood-Nymph 26
  • Monarch 15
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Northern Broken-Dash 25
  • Little Glassywing 4
  • Delaware Skipper 13
  • Mulberry Wing 26
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Black Dash 6
  • Dun Skipper 89

Mike Troyan

Edgwood Oak Brush Plains Preserve
Suffolk County, NY

12:00 - 13:00 80 deg

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White abundant
  • Orange Sulphur abundant
  • Edwards' Hairstreak 1
  • Striped Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Spring Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 6
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 5
  • Monarch 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Southern Cloudywing 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 10
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Joanne Langabee

Lauritzen Garden
Douglas County, NE

Got out before it got above 90 degrees. Started with being very cloudy then no clouds. We were out for 3 hours.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 160
  • Clouded Sulphur 42
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 59
  • Variegated Fritillary 4
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Painted Lady 4
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 6
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Hackberry Emperor 6
  • Monarch 6
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 112
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 3
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Common Roadside-Skipper 1

Silver-spotted Skipper

Gray Hairstreak

Monarch

Red Admiral

Fiery Skipper

Hackberry Emperor, Red-spotted Purple

Peck's Skipper

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Cabbage White

Black Swallowtail

Red-spotted Purple

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Delaware Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

Question Mark

Red-spotted Purple

Hackberry Emperor

'Summer' Spring Azure

Melissa Bruesehoff

Warren
Macomb County, MI

Sunny, temp of 88 degrees and high dew point. Was somewhat windy. Had first azure visit on hosta plants. A pair of Red Admirals enjoy visiting the area of cert garden #2490

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Early Hairstreak 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Monarch 1

Red Admiral

'Summer' Spring Azure

Red Admiral

Melissa Bruesehoff

Rochester
Oakland County, MI

Sunny and 85 during late morning. Two Monarchs flying alongside busy traffic.

  • Monarch 2

Marcie Daniels

Summerville
Dorchester County, SC

oppressive weather continues

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • American Snout 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Gulf Fritillary

Horace's Duskywing

Pearl Crescent

Black Swallowtail

Jim Wilkinson

Elkhorn Garden Plots, Columbia
Howard County, MD

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 8
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White common
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Variegated Fritillary 6
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Sachem 12

Gray Hairstreak

Peck's Skipper

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Curtis A. Lehman

Forest Hills
Allegheny County, PA

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
  • Cabbage White
  • Clouded Sulphur
  • Orange Sulphur
  • Banded Hairstreak
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure
  • American Snout
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Question Mark
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • Red-spotted Purple
  • Monarch
  • Silver-spotted Skipper
  • Sachem

Raven Adaline Star

Temple
Bell County, TX

Beautiful monarch butterfly’s! Such amazing creatures! So graceful, So peaceful, So perfect!

  • Monarch 2