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    • Papilionoidea
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    • Mariposas
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    • 鳳蝶總科

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Recent observations

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What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

knightericm

Date

March 31, 2015 01:21 PM CDT

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What

west virginia white Pieris virginiensis

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

March 31, 2015 01:33 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

March 16, 2015

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What

Checkerspots Tribe Melitaeini

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 31, 2015 02:28 PM PDT

Description

Attached in back to a twig and ready to start becoming a butterfly. We saw both Variable Checkerspots and Northern Checkerspots nearby today.

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What

Mourning Cloak Nymphalis antiopa

Observer

eslone

Date

March 31, 2015

Description

Tried to take a photo of this Mourning Cloak off and on for a couple of hours and finally caught it resting on a Bird of Paradise.

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Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

March 16, 2015

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Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

March 16, 2015

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What

Common Swallowtails Genus Papilio

Observer

kueda

Date

March 29, 2015 05:20 PM PDT

Description

Taj said these were desert swallowtails

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What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

lauratest2

Date

March 20, 2015 12:00 AM ADT

Description

TESTING for the Great Nature Project website. Please email cseltzer@ngs.org with questions.

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What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Date

October 12, 2014 01:18 PM PDT

Description

Beautiful orange with black color

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What

Coastal Green Hairstreak Callophrys viridis

Observer

mrchasse

Date

March 29, 2015 02:59 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Observed at the edge of the South Baker Beach Apartments neighborhood, where native dune plants have been planted to replace the Kikuyu grass. My daughter brought this invidivual to my attention as it flew from coast buckwheat to coyote brush to California poppy and back to buckwheat...

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

sindic

Date

June 23, 2000

Place

Kyrgyzstan (Google, OSM)
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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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