Butterflies and Moths of Floracliff Nature Sanctuary

This is a developing species list of butterflies and moths observed in Floracliff Nature Sanctuary (Fayette County, Kentucky).

Dogwood Borer 2
Synanthedon scitula
Ironweed clearwing 3
Carmenta bassiformis
Woolly-backed Moth 4
Olethreutes furfuranum
Black-shaded Platynota Moth 12
Platynota flavedana
Tufted Apple Bud Moth 6
Platynota idaeusalis
Batman Moth 13
Coelostathma discopunctana
Distinct Sparganothis Moth 14
Sparganothis distincta
Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth 15
Sparganothis sulfureana
Azalea Sphinx 16
Darapsa choerilus
Nessus Sphinx 18
Amphion floridensis
Lettered Sphinx 19
Deidamia inscriptum
Snowberry Clearwing Moth 17
Hemaris diffinis
Pawpaw Sphinx Moth 21
Dolba hyloeus
Carolina Sphinx 17
Manduca sexta
Canadian Sphinx 21
Sphinx canadensis
Great Ash Sphinx 22
Sphinx chersis
Fawn Sphinx Moth 21
Sphinx kalmiae
Hagen's Sphinx 23
Ceratomia hageni
Waved Sphinx Moth 17
Ceratomia undulosa
Walnut Sphinx Moth 20
Amorpha juglandis
Blinded Sphinx Moth 17
Paonias excaecata
Small-eyed Sphinx 24
Paonias myops
Cecropia Moth 25
Hyalophora cecropia
Promethea Silkmoth 26
Callosamia promethea
Luna Moth 27
Actias luna
Polyphemus Moth 20
Antheraea polyphemus
Io Moth 17
Automeris io
Rosy Maple Moth 28
Dryocampa rubicunda
Regal Moth 29
Citheronia regalis
Honey Locust Moth 30
Syssphinx bicolor
Bisected Honey Locust Moth 31
Syssphinx bisecta
Imperial Moth 17
Eacles imperialis
Spotted Apatelodes Moth 28
Apatelodes torrefacta
Fiery Skipper 36
Hylephila phyleus
Zabulon Skipper 17
Poanes zabulon
Sachem 37
Atalopedes campestris
Crossline Skipper 14
Polites origenes
Peck's Skipper 14
Polites peckius
Tawny-edged Skipper 35
Polites themistocles
Dun Skipper 38
Euphyes vestris
Little Glassywing 14
Pompeius verna
Delaware Skipper 38
Anatrytone logan
Least Skipper 39
Ancyloxypha numitor
Northern Broken-Dash 40
Wallengrenia egeremet
Golden Banded-Skipper 41
Autochton cellus
Southern Cloudywing 35
Thorybes bathyllus
Northern Cloudywing 42
Thorybes pylades
Silver-spotted Skipper 17
Epargyreus clarus
Wild Indigo Duskywing 43
Erynnis baptisiae
Sleepy Duskywing 44
Erynnis brizo
Horace's Duskywing 9
Erynnis horatius
Dreamy Duskywing 45
Erynnis icelus
Juvenal's Duskywing 46
Erynnis juvenalis
Common Checkered-Skipper 47
Pyrgus communis
Common Sootywing 37
Pholisora catullus
Hackberry Emperor 17
Asterocampa celtis
Tawny Emperor Butterfly 17
Asterocampa clyton
Viceroy 48
Limenitis archippus
Red-spotted Purple Butterfly 49
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
Pearl Crescent Butterfly 50
Phyciodes tharos
Red Admiral 51
Vanessa atalanta
Painted Lady Butterfly 52
Vanessa cardui
American Lady 53
Vanessa virginiensis
Mourning Cloak Butterfly 54
Nymphalis antiopa
Eastern Comma Butterfly 34
Polygonia comma
Question Mark Butterfly 55
Polygonia interrogationis
Common Wood-Nymph 57
Cercyonis pegala
Northern Pearly Eye 35
Lethe anthedon
Gemmed Satyr 14
Cyllopsis gemma
Carolina Satyr 58
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Meadow Fritillary 45
Boloria bellona
Variegated Fritillary 59
Euptoieta claudia
Monarch Butterfly 17
Danaus plexippus
American Snout 60
Libytheana carinenta
White M Hairstreak 61
Parrhasius m-album
Gray Hairstreak 62
Strymon melinus

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