Visual Guide to Butterflies + Moths of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument

Because of the unique diversity of habitat, more than 100 species of butterflies have been documented within the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument. It is one of the highest diversities of butterfly species in the United States. I'd say that is pretty special!

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284053883 d9318e9d53 m
Mardon Skipper 1
Polites mardon
Small
Johnson’s Hairstreak 2
Callophrys johnsoni
31310 orig
Lindsey's Skipper 3
Hesperia lindseyi
12635 260 190
Clodius Parnassian 4
Parnassius clodius
2665803331 31f1e84c1d m
Anise Swallowtail 5
Papilio zelicaon
Indra Swallowtail
Papilio indra shastensis
3507770476 afd6193429 m
Western Tiger Swallowtail 6
Papilio rutulus
Small
Lesser Two-tailed Tiger Swallowtail 7
Papilio multicaudatus pusillus
Small
Pale Swallowtail 8
Papilio eurymedon
Western Dun Skipper
Euphyes vestris vestris
3763942725 b35eee2e90 m
Common Roadside-Skipper 9
Amblyscirtes vialis
1415435526 23c6b6a3f3 m
Woodland Skipper 10
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Field Sachem
Atalopedes campestris campestris
2231529635 4e9a157a37 m
Sonoran Skipper 11
Polites sonora
4539162418 83ca36d6ff m
Sandhill Skipper 12
Polites sabuleti
Small
Columbian Skipper 13
Hesperia columbia
4581958579 10e8834c8f m
Western Branded Skipper 11
Hesperia colorado
97115 orig
Juba Skipper 12
Hesperia juba
240px carterocephalus palaemon1
Chequered Skipper 14
Carterocephalus palaemon
2932232630 b01e9b748b m
Common Checkered-Skipper 15
Pyrgus communis
Boreal Duskywing
Erynnis persius borealis
2229200138 a933dd7039 m
Pacuvius Duskywing 11
Erynnis pacuvius
2789998310 0425ff7485 m
Propertius Duskywing 17
Erynnis propertius
California Northern Cloudywing
Thorybes pylades indistinctus
California Silver-spotted Skipper
Epargyreus clarus californicus
Small
Dreamy Duskywing 18
Erynnis icelus
Small
Tailed Copper 19
Lycaena arota
39300 orig
Edith's Copper 4
Lycaena editha
38893 orig
Great Copper 3
Lycaena xanthoides
Small
Gorgon Copper 20
Lycaena gorgon
1176990084 c00a235acb m
Purplish Copper 21
Lycaena helloides
2969921596 1e89491964 m
Blue Copper 22
Lycaena heteronea
90792 orig
Lilac-bordered Copper 3
Lycaena nivalis
Small
Western Sooty Hairstreak 23
Satyrium fuliginosa
891582083 fa796a431c m
Golden Hairstreak 24
Habrodais grunus
75814 260 190
California Hairstreak 3
Satyrium californica
5087663432 5ab18d587e m
Sylvan Hairstreak 25
Satyrium sylvinus
21611 260 190
Gold-hunter's Hairstreak 3
Satyrium auretorum
Small
Pine White 27
Neophasia menapia menapia
96255 orig
Becker's White 3
Pontia beckerii
3557710710 4952b9c014 m
Checkered White 28
Pontia protodice
Western White ssp. occidentalis
Pontia occidentalis occidentalis
533712624 aefbc2399b m
Spring White 29
Pontia sisymbrii
5580316845 4dc7fab069 m
Margined White 30
Pieris marginalis
Small
Cabbage White 31
Pieris rapae
Small
Large Marble 23
Euchloe ausonides
22722 orig
Gray Marble 3
Anthocharis lanceolata
Small
Sara's Orangetip, Flora Subspecies 32
Anthocharis sara flora
4960365598 4f2039179d m
Clouded Sulphur 33
Colias philodice
6137123754 e9e5000c4a m
Orange Sulphur 33
Colias eurytheme
89362 orig
Western Sulphur 3
Colias occidentalis
15247025398 3cb1a48d89 m
Hedgerow Hairstreak ssp. saepium 34
Satyrium saepium saepium
2991265166 24d487f7aa m
Bramble Green Hairstreak 22
Callophrys dumetorum
Small
Johnson’s Hairstreak 2
Callophrys johnsoni
85134 orig
Sheridan's Green Hairstreak 35
Callophrys sheridanii
5562460627 260cf6f5a7 m
Thicket Hairstreak 29
Callophrys spinetorum
Small
Cedar Hairstreak 36
Callophrys gryneus plicataria
5744659717 b5ec13196f m
Western Brown Elfin 37
Callophrys augustinus iroides
Moss' Elfin
Callophrys mossii mossii
Small
Western Pine Elfin ssp. eryphon 7
Callophrys eryphon eryphon
Small
Western Tailed-Blue 38
Cupido amyntula
Small
Gray Hairstreak 39
Strymon melinus
Small
Eastern Tailed-Blue 40
Cupido comyntas
4731407641 a0e1825352 m
Spring Azure 41
Celastrina ladon
1369774032 0051543f5d m
Pacific Dotted-Blue 10
Euphilotes enoptes enoptes
Small
Intermediate Dotted-Blue 19
Euphilotes glaucon intermedia
80758 orig
Square-spotted Blue 3
Euphilotes battoides
820816411 5f03aa5a6c m
Anna's Blue 24
Plebejus anna
177095078 50c278b938 m
Silvery Blue 21
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
3785953960 bc4250ddc8 m
Greenish Blue 29
Icaricia saepiolus
Small
Boisduval's Blue 42
Icaricia icarioides
2832103964 aaa74be882 m
Acmon Blue 29
Icaricia acmon
70688 260 190
Lupine Blue 3
Icaricia lupini
2213880851 f5492e3a86 m
Mormon Metalmark 3
Apodemia mormo
4685916841 f1755aaee9 m
Coronis Fritillary 44
Speyeria coronis
427376371 2198a968df m
Zerene Fritillary 45
Speyeria zerene
2678377514 61c3ed0de9 m
Callippe Fritillary 46
Speyeria callippe
Small
Atlantis Fritillary 47
Speyeria atlantis
19572 orig
Great Basin Fritillary 3
Speyeria egleis
2223200727 092f56be93 m
Hydaspe Fritillary 3
Speyeria hydaspe
Pacific Fritillary ssp. sigridae
Boloria epithore sigridae
5087051963 fd6eb38a18 m
Field Crescent 25
Phyciodes pulchella
2224674564 e511c7630b m
California Crescent 3
Phyciodes orseis
Small
Mylitta Crescent 48
Phyciodes mylitta
5740726849 f616a34086 m
Northern Checkerspot 30
Chlosyne palla
Chalcedon Checkerspot
Euphydryas chalcedona chalcedona
4837614851 3d9c7e162f m
Edith's Checkerspot 49
Euphydryas editha
5871346389 5b2c9105c0 m
Satyr Comma 22
Polygonia satyrus
Small
Green Comma 50
Polygonia faunus
Oreas Anglewing
Polygonia oreas threatfuli
Small
Hoary Comma 51
Polygonia gracilis
Small
California Tortoiseshell 52
Nymphalis californica
141509000 8f1c383ae4 m
Mourning Cloak 53
Nymphalis antiopa
2972095940 9bc2608e00 m
Monarch 54
Danaus plexippus
Great Arctic
Oeneis nevadensis nevadensis
14536499773 c8610fbcf9 m
Great Basin Wood-Nymph 34
Cercyonis sthenele
2964995671 64aba80fdd m
Common Wood-Nymph 22
Cercyonis pegala

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