Field Guide to Woodend Nature Sanctuary

Woodend Nature Sanctuary is the headquarters of the Audubon Naturalist Society, whose mission is to inspire residents of the greater Washington, DC, region to appreciate, understand, and protect their natural environment through outdoor experiences, education, and advocacy. Please enjoy ...more ↓

American Toad 1
Anaxyrus americanus
American Bullfrog 2
Lithobates catesbeianus
Green Frog 3
Lithobates clamitans
Spotted Salamander 4
Ambystoma maculatum
Eastern Red-backed Salamander 5
Plethodon cinereus
Common Garter Snake 6
Thamnophis sirtalis
Eastern Garter Snake 7
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis
Dekay's Brownsnake 8
Storeria dekayi
Eastern Ratsnake 9
Pantherophis alleghaniensis
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 10
Coccyzus americanus
Pileated Woodpecker 11
Dryocopus pileatus
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12
Melanerpes carolinus
Northern Flicker 13
Colaptes auratus
Mallard 14
Anas platyrhynchos
Red-shouldered Hawk 15
Buteo lineatus
Brown-headed Cowbird 16
Molothrus ater
Carolina Chickadee 17
Poecile carolinensis
House Sparrow 18
Passer domesticus
House Wren 16
Troglodytes aedon
American Robin 19
Turdus migratorius
Eastern Bluebird 20
Sialia sialis
Dark-eyed Junco 21
Junco hyemalis
Song Sparrow 22
Melospiza melodia
White-throated Sparrow 23
Zonotrichia albicollis
Eastern Towhee 24
Pipilo erythrophthalmus
Gray Catbird 16
Dumetella carolinensis
Northern Cardinal 25
Cardinalis cardinalis
Yellow-rumped Warbler 26
Setophaga coronata
Myrtle Warbler 27
Setophaga coronata coronata
Pine Warbler 28
Setophaga pinus
Cedar Waxwing 29
Bombycilla cedrorum
Blue Jay 30
Cyanocitta cristata
American Goldfinch 31
Spinus tristis
House Finch 32
Haemorhous mexicanus
Great Crested Flycatcher 16
Myiarchus crinitus
Eastern Wood-Pewee 16
Contopus virens
Eastern Cottontail 33
Sylvilagus floridanus
Eastern Gray Squirrel 34
Sciurus carolinensis
White-tailed Deer 35
Odocoileus virginianus
Silver-haired Bat 36
Lasionycteris noctivagans
Common Raccoon
Procyon lotor
Rounded Snail 37
Discus rotundatus
Leopard Slug 38
Limax maximus
Globose Dome Snail 39
Ventridens ligera
Basilica Orbweaver 43
Mecynogea lemniscata
Yellow Garden Spider 44
Argiope aurantia
Marbled Orbweaver 45
Araneus marmoreus
Spotted Orbweaver 46
Neoscona crucifera
Rabid Wolf Spider 47
Rabidosa rabida
Common Pirate Spider 49
Mimetus puritanus
Bold Jumping Spider 50
Phidippus audax
Brilliant Jumping Spider 51
Phidippus clarus
Woodlouse Spider 52
Dysdera crocata
Eastern Harvestman 54
Leiobunum vittatum
maple bladdergall mite 55
Vasates quadripedes
Raspberry Crown Borer 54
Pennisetia marginata
Parallel-banded Leafroller Moth 56
Choristoneura parallela
Nessus Sphinx 57
Amphion floridensis
Snowberry Clearwing 58
Hemaris diffinis
Polyphemus Moth 60
Antheraea polyphemus
Imperial Moth 61
Eacles imperialis
Black Swallowtail 62
Papilio polyxenes
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
Papilio glaucus
Spicebush Swallowtail 28
Papilio troilus
Clouded Skipper 28
Lerema accius
Fiery Skipper 7
Hylephila phyleus
Zabulon Skipper 63
Poanes zabulon
Sachem 64
Atalopedes campestris
Peck's Skipper 65
Polites peckius
Dun Skipper 28
Euphyes vestris
Little Glassywing 65
Pompeius verna
Least Skipper 66
Ancyloxypha numitor
Silver-spotted Skipper 67
Epargyreus clarus
Wild Indigo Duskywing 68
Erynnis baptisiae
Horace's Duskywing 37
Erynnis horatius
Juvenal's Duskywing 69
Erynnis juvenalis
Red-spotted Admiral 70
Limenitis arthemis
Red-spotted Purple 71
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
Pearl Crescent 72
Phyciodes tharos
Silvery Checkerspot 73
Chlosyne nycteis
Red Admiral 74
Vanessa atalanta
Painted Lady 75
Vanessa cardui
American Lady 76
Vanessa virginiensis
Common Buckeye 77
Junonia coenia
Variegated Fritillary 79
Euptoieta claudia
Monarch 80
Danaus plexippus
Gray Hairstreak 54
Strymon melinus
Red-banded Hairstreak 20
Calycopis cecrops
Summer Azure 81
Celastrina neglecta
Eastern Tailed-Blue 82
Cupido comyntas
Cloudless Sulphur 83
Phoebis sennae
Orange Sulphur 84
Colias eurytheme

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