12536 thumb Butterflies of Virginia

A guide to the strange and beautiful butterflies of Virginia.

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Great Spangled Fritillary 1
Speyeria cybele
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Common Buckeye 2
Junonia coenia
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Painted Lady 3
Vanessa cardui
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American Lady 4
Vanessa virginiensis
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Cloudless Sulphur 5
Phoebis sennae
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Monarch 6
Danaus plexippus
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Red Admiral 7
Vanessa atalanta
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Gulf Fritillary 8
Agraulis vanillae
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Zebra Longwing 9
Heliconius charithonia
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Pipevine Swallowtail 2
Battus philenor
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Horace's Duskywing 10
Erynnis horatius
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Eastern Giant Swallowtail 11
Papilio cresphontes
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Ruddy Daggerwing 12
Marpesia petreus
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Fiery Skipper 13
Hylephila phyleus
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Gray Hairstreak 14
Strymon melinus
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Cassius Blue 15
Leptotes cassius
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Great Southern White 16
Ascia monuste
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Dainty Sulphur 17
Nathalis iole
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Sachem 18
Atalopedes campestris
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Pearl Crescent 19
Phyciodes tharos
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Brazilian Skipper 20
Calpodes ethlius
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Eastern Comma 21
Polygonia comma
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Early Hairstreak 23
Erora laeta
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Cabbage White 24
Pieris rapae
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Small Copper 25
Lycaena phlaeas
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Silvery Blue 26
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
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Mourning Cloak 27
Nymphalis antiopa
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Northern Cloudywing 23
Thorybes pylades
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Southern Cloudywing 28
Thorybes bathyllus
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Dreamy Duskywing 29
Erynnis icelus
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Sleepy Duskywing 30
Erynnis brizo
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Juvenal's Duskywing 31
Erynnis juvenalis
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Mottled Duskywing 32
Erynnis martialis
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Columbine Duskywing 33
Erynnis lucilius
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Wild Indigo Duskywing 34
Erynnis baptisiae
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Common Sootywing 35
Pholisora catullus
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Least Skipper 36
Ancyloxypha numitor
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Essex Skipper 37
Thymelicus lineola
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Leonard's Skipper 38
Hesperia leonardus
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Crossline Skipper 38
Polites origenes
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Tawny-edged Skipper 28
Polites themistocles
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Delaware Skipper 39
Anatrytone logan
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Northern Broken-Dash 37
Wallengrenia egeremet
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Broad-winged Skipper 40
Poanes viator
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Long Dash 41
Polites mystic
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Dun Skipper 19
Euphyes vestris
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Dusted Skipper 42
Atrytonopsis hianna
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Common Roadside-Skipper 43
Amblyscirtes vialis
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Little Glassywing 38
Pompeius verna
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Dion Skipper 44
Euphyes dion
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Black Dash 28
Euphyes conspicua
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Black Swallowtail 45
Papilio polyxenes
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Spicebush Swallowtail 46
Papilio troilus
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Olympia Marble 47
Euchloe olympia
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Clouded Sulphur 41
Colias philodice
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Orange Sulphur 48
Colias eurytheme
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Bronze Copper 49
Lycaena hyllus
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Banded Hairstreak 50
Satyrium calanus
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Striped Hairstreak 51
Satyrium liparops
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Brown Elfin 52
Callophrys augustinus
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Eastern Pine Elfin 14
Callophrys niphon
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Spring Azure 53
Celastrina ladon
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American Snout 54
Libytheana carinenta
Small
Aphrodite Fritillary 55
Speyeria aphrodite
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Meadow Fritillary 41
Boloria bellona
Small
Harris's Checkerspot 56
Chlosyne harrisii
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Northern Crescent 57
Phyciodes cocyta
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Tawny Crescent 58
Phyciodes batesii
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Baltimore Checkerspot 59
Euphydryas phaeton
Small
Question Mark 60
Polygonia interrogationis
Small
Gray Comma 19
Polygonia progne
Small
Viceroy 61
Limenitis archippus
Small
Tawny Emperor 62
Asterocampa clyton
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Little Wood Satyr 63
Megisto cymela
Small
Common Wood-Nymph 64
Cercyonis pegala
Small
Checkered White 65
Pontia protodice
Small
Great Purple Hairstreak 28
Atlides halesus
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Common Ringlet 66
Coenonympha tullia
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Eufala Skipper 36
Lerodea eufala
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Red-spotted Admiral 68
Limenitis arthemis
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Carolina Satyr 69
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Small
Silvery Checkerspot 40
Chlosyne nycteis
Small
Atlantis Fritillary 70
Speyeria atlantis
Small
Barred Yellow 71
Eurema daira
Small
Long-tailed Skipper 72
Urbanus proteus
Small
Palamedes Swallowtail 73
Papilio palamedes
Small
Variegated Fritillary 65
Euptoieta claudia
Small
Green Comma 58
Polygonia faunus
Small
Hackberry Emperor 74
Asterocampa celtis
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Phaon Crescent 20
Phyciodes phaon
Small
Southern Broken-Dash 75
Wallengrenia otho
Small
Falcate Orangetip 76
Anthocharis midea
Small
Silver-spotted Skipper 77
Epargyreus clarus
Small
Goatweed Leafwing 16
Anaea andria
Small
Edwards' Hairstreak 78
Satyrium edwardsii
Small
Sleepy Orange 79
Abaeis nicippe
Small
Harvester 80
Feniseca tarquinius
Small
Diana Fritillary 44
Speyeria diana

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