3629 thumb Illinois Butterflies - Common Species

Butterflies found on the Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network's Common Species training guide.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
Papilio glaucus
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Cabbage White 2
Pieris rapae
Small
Black Swallowtail 3
Papilio polyxenes
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Orange Sulphur 4
Colias eurytheme
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Clouded Sulphur 4
Colias philodice
Small
Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
Cupido comyntas
Small
Spring Azure 6
Celastrina ladon
Small
Summer Azure 7
Celastrina neglecta
Small
Monarch 8
Danaus plexippus
Small
Viceroy 9
Limenitis archippus
Small
Hackberry Emperor 10
Asterocampa celtis
Small
Red-spotted Purple 11
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
Small
Question Mark 12
Polygonia interrogationis
Small
Eastern Comma 13
Polygonia comma
Small
Mourning Cloak 14
Nymphalis antiopa
Small
Red Admiral 15
Vanessa atalanta
Small
American Lady 16
Vanessa virginiensis
Small
Painted Lady 17
Vanessa cardui
Small
Common Buckeye 18
Junonia coenia
Small
Pearl Crescent 19
Phyciodes tharos
Small
Little Wood Satyr 21
Megisto cymela
Small
Northern Pearly-eye 22
Lethe anthedon
Small
Eyed Brown 23
Lethe eurydice
Small
Common Wood Nymph 24
Cercyonis pegala
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Silver-spotted Skipper 25
Epargyreus clarus

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