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    • Papilionoidea
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sanguinaria33

Date

July 23, 2014 12:49 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red-spotted Purple Limenitis arthemis ssp. astyanax

Observer

mybblucas

Date

July 23, 2014 07:24 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seen in our butterfly garden several times over the past week. We need to plant a wild cherry tree as a nursery plant!

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

Observer

mybblucas

Date

July 23, 2014 07:29 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seen twice in past few days. I think they use milkweed as nursery plant.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-spotted Purple Limenitis arthemis ssp. astyanax

Observer

goldeagle60

Date

July 23, 2014 10:01 AM EDT

Description

Dark butterfly with blue spots running along the trailing edge of the wings.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

Observer

goldeagle60

Date

July 23, 2014 10:01 AM EDT

Description

Upper side of wings black with a red stripe, and white marks. Underside brown, red and white marks visible but muted.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Tailed-Blue Cupido comyntas

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

July 23, 2014 11:57 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

summer azure Celastrina neglecta

Observer

salvatoredv

Date

July 23, 2014

Place

56 Ingham Way, PEmbroke, MA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Gossamer-winged Butterflies Family Lycaenidae

Observer

muir

Date

July 7, 2014 01:58 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

P1520053

What

Gossamer-winged Butterflies Family Lycaenidae

Observer

muir

Date

July 7, 2014 01:47 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

July 7, 2014 01:37 PM AKDT

Place

Kennecott (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

P1520040

What

Canada tiger swallowtail Papilio canadensis

Observer

muir

Date

July 7, 2014 01:20 PM AKDT

Place

Kennecott (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly Battus philenor

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

July 23, 2014 11:35 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The superfamily Papilionoidea (from the genus Papilio, meaning "butterfly") contains all the butterflies except for the skippers, which are classified in superfamily Hesperioidea, and the moth-like Hedyloidea.

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