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Butterflies of Rio Bosque Wetlands Park


Family Hesperiidae  Skippers
     
  Subfamily Pyrginae Spread-wing Skippers
  Erynnis funeralis Funereal Duskywing
  Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
     
  Subfamily Hesperiinae Grass-Skippers
  Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
 
 
Family Papilionidae  Swallowtails
  Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
  Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
  Papilio multicaudatus
Two-tailed Swallowtail
  Papilio polyxenes   
Black Swallowtail
     
     
Family Pieridae Whites and Yellows
  Pontia protodice
Checkered White
  Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
  Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
  Colias philodice Clouded Sulphur
  Phoebis sennae Cloudless Sulphur
  Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
     
     

Family Lycaenidae Gossamer-wings

     
  Subfamily Theclinae  Hairstreaks
  Callophrys gryneus    
Juniper Hairstreak
  Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
     
  Subfamily Polyommatinae Blues
  Brephidium exile
Western Pygmy-Blue
  Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
     
     

Family Nymphalidae Brushfoots

     
  Subfamily Libytheinae
  Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
     
  Subfamily Heliconiinae
  Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
 Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
     
  Subfamily Melitaeinae  Patches, Checkerspots and Crescents
  Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
  Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
     
  Subfamily Nymphalinae True Brushfoots
  Nymphalis antiopa Mourning Cloak
  Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
  Vanessa cardui Painted Lady
  Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
     
  Subfamily Danainae Monarchs
  Danaus plexippus
Monarch
  Danaus gilippus
Queen