Bugs of Cheyenne Mountain State Park

Cheyenne Mountain State Park is geographically situated just south of Colorado Springs. It lies beneath the eastern flank of Cheyenne Mountain, and borders the plains of Colorado. The park occupies an important transitional zone between Great Plains grassland communities and montane ...more ↓

Common Desert Centipede 1
Scolopendra polymorpha
Western Black Widow 2
Latrodectus hesperus
Banded Garden Spider 3
Argiope trifasciata
Northern Orbweaver 4
Aculepeira packardi
Tuft-legged Orbweaver 5
Mangora placida
Lattice Orbweaver 6
Araneus thaddeus
Six-spotted Orbweaver 7
Araniella displicata
Western Lynx Spider 8
Oxyopes scalaris
Texas Brown Tarantula 21
Aphonopelma hentzi
Striped Bark Scorpion 11
Centruroides vittatus
Melsheimer's Sack Bearer 22
Cicinnus melsheimeri
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth 35
Choristoneura rosaceana
Achemon Sphinx 36
Eumorpha achemon
Nessus Sphinx 37
Amphion floridensis
White-lined Sphinx 1
Hyles lineata
Snowberry Clearwing 38
Hemaris diffinis
Five-spotted Hawk Moth 39
Manduca quinquemaculata
Great Ash Sphinx 40
Sphinx chersis
Vashti Sphinx Moth 41
Sphinx vashti
Elm Sphinx 42
Ceratomia amyntor
One-eyed Sphinx 43
Smerinthus cerisyi
Blinded Sphinx Moth 44
Paonias excaecata
Small-eyed Sphinx 45
Paonias myops
Polyphemus Moth 46
Antheraea polyphemus
Io Moth 47
Automeris io
Rocky Mountain Parnassian 48
Parnassius smintheus
Black Swallowtail 49
Papilio polyxenes
Anise Swallowtail 50
Papilio zelicaon
Pale Swallowtail 51
Papilio eurymedon
Two-tailed Swallowtail 1
Papilio multicaudata
Pipevine Swallowtail 44
Battus philenor
Common Roadside-Skipper 53
Amblyscirtes vialis
Morrison's Skipper 54
Stinga morrisoni
Snow's Skipper 55
Paratrytone snowi
Fiery Skipper 56
Hylephila phyleus
Huron Sachem 57
Atalopedes campestris huron
Western Branded Skipper 58
Hesperia colorado
Nevada Skipper 59
Hesperia nevada
Uncas Skipper 60
Hesperia uncas uncas
Draco Skipper 55
Polites draco
Crossline Skipper 61
Polites origenes
Sonoran Skipper 62
Polites sonora
Tawny-edged Skipper 63
Polites themistocles
Dun Skipper 11
Euphyes vestris
Eastern Dun Skipper 64
Euphyes vestris metacomet
Dusted Skipper 65
Atrytonopsis hianna
Garita Skipperling 66
Oarisma garita
Mexican Cloudywing 66
Thorybes mexicana
Northern Cloudywing 55
Thorybes pylades
Silver-spotted Skipper 67
Epargyreus clarus
Afranius Duskywing 68
Erynnis afranius
Sleepy Duskywing 69
Erynnis brizo
Funereal Duskywing 66
Erynnis funeralis
Dreamy Duskywing 70
Erynnis icelus
Persius Duskywing 71
Erynnis persius
Rocky Mountain Duskywing 63
Erynnis telemachus
Common Checkered-Skipper 72
Burnsius communis
Northern Grizzled Skipper 73
Pyrgus centaureae
Small Checkered Skipper 1
Pyrgus scriptura
Arizona Sister 75
Adelpha eulalia
Viceroy 76
Limenitis archippus
Weidemeyer's Admiral 68
Limenitis weidemeyerii
Anicia Checkerspot 77
Euphydryas anicia
Vesta Crescent 78
Phyciodes graphica
Pale Crescent 79
Phyciodes pallida
Field Crescent 75
Phyciodes pulchella
Pearl Crescent 80
Phyciodes tharos
Fulvia Checkerspot 81
Chlosyne fulvia
Gorgone Checkerspot 82
Chlosyne gorgone

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