Butterflies of Blanco, Texas

These are butterflies that I have documented in our one-acre yard in Central Texas.

Small
Common Buckeye 1
Junonia coenia
Small
Painted Lady 2
Vanessa cardui
Small
American Lady 3
Vanessa virginiensis
Small
Cloudless Sulphur 4
Phoebis sennae
Small
Monarch 5
Danaus plexippus
Small
Red Admiral 6
Vanessa atalanta
Small
Gulf Fritillary 7
Agraulis vanillae
Small
Pipevine Swallowtail 8
Battus philenor
Small
Horace's Duskywing 9
Erynnis horatius
Small
Eastern Giant Swallowtail 10
Papilio cresphontes
Small
Julia Heliconian 11
Dryas iulia
Small
Fiery Skipper 12
Hylephila phyleus
Small
Gray Hairstreak 13
Strymon melinus
Small
Queen 14
Danaus gilippus
Small
Dainty Sulphur 15
Nathalis iole
Small
Sachem 16
Atalopedes campestris
Small
Brazilian Skipper 17
Calpodes ethlius
Small
Eastern Black Swallowtail 18
Papilio polyxenes asterius
Small
Black Swallowtail 19
Papilio polyxenes
Small
Orange Sulphur 20
Colias eurytheme
Small
American Snout 21
Libytheana carinenta
Small
Question Mark 22
Polygonia interrogationis
Small
Tawny Emperor 23
Asterocampa clyton
Small
Checkered White 24
Pontia protodice
Small
Great Purple Hairstreak 17
Atlides halesus
Small
Funereal Duskywing 17
Erynnis funeralis
Small
Mournful Duskywing 25
Erynnis tristis
Small
Eufala Skipper 26
Lerodea eufala
Small
Silvery Checkerspot 28
Chlosyne nycteis
Small
Long-tailed Skipper 29
Urbanus proteus
Small
Large Orange Sulphur 30
Phoebis agarithe
Small
Bordered Patch 31
Chlosyne lacinia
Small
Variegated Fritillary 32
Euptoieta claudia
Small
Two-tailed Swallowtail 17
Papilio multicaudata
Small
Hackberry Emperor 33
Asterocampa celtis
Small
Phaon Crescent 17
Phyciodes phaon
Small
Southern Broken-Dash 14
Wallengrenia otho
Small
Ceraunus Blue 34
Hemiargus ceraunus
Small
Sleepy Orange 35
Abaeis nicippe
Small
Juniper Hairstreak 17
Callophrys gryneus
Small
Reakirt's Blue 36
Echinargus isola
Small
Little Yellow 37
Pyrisitia lisa
Small
Dusky-blue Groundstreak 38
Calycopis isobeon
Small
Southern Dogface 39
Zerene cesonia
Small
Orange Skipperling 17
Copaeodes aurantiaca
Small
Crimson Patch 40
Chlosyne janais
Small
Texan Crescent 41
Anthanassa texana
Small
Clouded Skipper 25
Lerema accius
Small
Tailed Orange 38
Pyrisitia proterpia
Small
Theona Checkerspot 43
Chlosyne theona
Small
Zilpa Longtail 44
Chioides zilpa
Small
Ocola Skipper 45
Panoquina ocola
Small
Rawson's Metalmark 34
Calephelis rawsoni
Small
Common Mestra 20
Mestra amymone
Small
Celia's Roadside-Skipper 46
Amblyscirtes celia
Small
Vesta Crescent 39
Phyciodes graphica
Small
Southern Skipperling 17
Copaeodes minima
Small
Lyside Sulphur 47
Kricogonia lyside
Small
Nysa Roadside-Skipper 48
Amblyscirtes nysa
Small
Oak Hairstreak 49
Satyrium favonius
Small
Zebra Longwing 51
Heliconius charithonia

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