12747 thumb Butterflies of Putnam County, Indiana

A guide developed to help community members identify butterflies in Putnam County, Indiana. Species include those that have not been observed in the county recently but have been spotted historically or have ranges that likely include this county have also been added. The species list is ...more ↓

Small
American White Admiral 1
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
Small
Checkered White 2
Pontia protodice
Small
Coral Hairstreak 3
Satyrium titus
Small
Spring Azure 4
Celastrina ladon
Small
Tawny Emperor 5
Asterocampa clyton
Small
Silvery Checkerspot 6
Chlosyne nycteis
Small
Eastern Comma 7
Polygonia comma
Small
Mourning Cloak 8
Nymphalis antiopa
Small
Common Wood-Nymph 9
Cercyonis pegala
Small
Olympia Marble 10
Euchloe olympia
Small
Falcate Orangetip 11
Anthocharis midea
Small
Clouded Sulphur 12
Colias philodice
Small
Orange Sulphur 13
Colias eurytheme
Small
Cloudless Sulphur 14
Phoebis sennae
Small
Little Yellow 15
Pyrisitia lisa
35232248731 1439415930 m
Sleepy Orange 16
Abaeis nicippe
Small
Dainty Sulphur 17
Nathalis iole
Small
Dusky Azure 18
Celastrina nigra
Small
Appalachian Azure 19
Celastrina neglectamajor
Small
Henry's Elfin 20
Callophrys henrici
Small
Eastern Pine Elfin 21
Callophrys niphon
Small
Harvester 22
Feniseca tarquinius
Small
Red-banded Hairstreak 23
Calycopis cecrops
Small
White M Hairstreak 24
Parrhasius m-album
Small
Banded Hairstreak 25
Satyrium calanus
Small
Hickory Hairstreak 26
Satyrium caryaevorus
Small
Striped Hairstreak 27
Satyrium liparops
Small
Edwards' Hairstreak 28
Satyrium edwardsii
Acadian Hairstreak
Satyrium acadica
Small
Juniper Hairstreak 29
Callophrys gryneus
Small
Small Copper 30
Lycaena phlaeas
Small
Bronze Copper 3
Lycaena hyllus
Small
Swamp Metalmark 31
Calephelis muticum
Small
Variegated Fritillary 2
Euptoieta claudia
Small
Meadow Fritillary 12
Boloria bellona
Small
Baltimore Checkerspot 32
Euphydryas phaeton
Small
Goatweed Leafwing 33
Anaea andria
Small
American Lady 34
Vanessa virginiensis
Small
Northern Pearly-eye 35
Lethe anthedon
Small
Carolina Satyr 36
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Small
Gemmed Satyr 31
Cyllopsis gemma
Small
Hoary Edge 15
Achalarus lyciades
Small
Juvenal's Duskywing 37
Erynnis juvenalis
Small
Horace's Duskywing 38
Erynnis horatius
Small
Mottled Duskywing 39
Erynnis martialis
Small
Wild Indigo Duskywing 40
Erynnis baptisiae
Small
Dreamy Duskywing 41
Erynnis icelus
Small
Southern Cloudywing 42
Thorybes bathyllus
Small
Northern Cloudywing 43
Thorybes pylades
Small
Common Sootywing 44
Pholisora catullus
Small
Hayhurst's Scallopwing 45
Staphylus hayhurstii
Small
Peck's Skipper 38
Polites peckius
Small
Sachem 46
Atalopedes campestris
Small
Cobweb Skipper 47
Hesperia metea
Small
Leonard's Skipper 31
Hesperia leonardus
Small
Fiery Skipper 48
Hylephila phyleus
Small
Hobomok Skipper 49
Lon hobomok
Small
Clouded Skipper 50
Lerema accius
Small
Dusted Skipper 51
Atrytonopsis hianna
Small
Pepper and Salt Skipper 42
Amblyscirtes hegon
Small
Common Roadside-Skipper 52
Amblyscirtes vialis
Small
Swarthy Skipper 53
Nastra lherminier
Small
Dun Skipper 15
Euphyes vestris
Small
Least Skipper 18
Ancyloxypha numitor
Small
Delaware Skipper 54
Anatrytone logan
Small
Essex Skipper 55
Thymelicus lineola
Small
Little Glassywing 31
Pompeius verna
Small
Tawny-edged Skipper 42
Polites themistocles
Small
Crossline Skipper 31
Polites origenes
Small
Northern Broken-Dash 55
Wallengrenia egeremet
Small
Black Swallowtail 56
Papilio polyxenes
Small
Eastern Giant Swallowtail 57
Papilio cresphontes
Small
Spicebush Swallowtail 59
Papilio troilus
Small
Zebra Swallowtail 60
Eurytides marcellus
Small
Pipevine Swallowtail 61
Battus philenor
Small
Zabulon Skipper 43
Lon zabulon
Small
Silver-spotted Skipper 62
Epargyreus clarus
Small
Sleepy Duskywing 63
Erynnis brizo
Small
Columbine Duskywing 64
Erynnis lucilius
Small
Common Checkered-Skipper 65
Burnsius communis
Small
Hackberry Emperor 66
Asterocampa celtis
Small
Viceroy 67
Limenitis archippus
Small
Red-spotted Purple 68
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
Small
Pearl Crescent 15
Phyciodes tharos
Small
Red Admiral 69
Vanessa atalanta
Small
Painted Lady 70
Vanessa cardui
49874309787 3086c7e515 m
Question Mark 36
Polygonia interrogationis
Small
Common Buckeye 61
Junonia coenia
Small
Little Wood Satyr 71
Megisto cymela
Small
Monarch 73
Danaus plexippus
Small
American Snout 74
Libytheana carinenta
Small
Gray Hairstreak 21
Strymon melinus
Small
Summer Azure 75
Celastrina neglecta
Small
Eastern Tailed-Blue 76
Cupido comyntas
Small
Cabbage White 77
Pieris rapae

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