Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network

Area Strays Gallery (14 pictures)

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Whites and Sulphurs (family Pieridae)

Falcate Orangetip
Falcate Orangetip
(Anthocharis midea)

Sleepy Orange Sulphur
Sleepy Orange Sulphur
(Eurema nicippe)


Gossamer-wing Butterflies (family Lycaenidae)

Eastern Pine Elfin
Eastern Pine Elfin
(Callophrys niphon)

Marine Blue
Marine Blue
(Leptotes marina)

Red-banded Hairstreak
Red-banded Hairstreak
(Calycopis cecrops)


Satyrs (subfamily Satyrinae)

Gemmed Satyr
Gemmed Satyr
(Cyllopsis gemma)


Folded Wing Skippers

Swarthy Skipper
Swarthy Skipper
(Nastra Iherminier)


Spread Wing Skippers (subfamily Pyrginae)

Hoary Edge
Hoary Edge
(Achalarus lyciades)

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