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Butterflies and Moths of Uvalde County, Texas, United States

The BAMONA database currently includes verified sighting records for 239 butterfly and moth species from this region.
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Hesperiidae Skippers

Epargyreus clarus Silver-spotted Skipper
Chioides albofasciatus White-striped Longtail
Chioides zilpa Zilpa Longtail
Aguna asander Gold-spotted Aguna
Urbanus proteus Long-tailed Skipper
Urbanus dorantes Dorantes Longtail
Astraptes fulgerator Two-barred Flasher
Achalarus albociliatus Skinner's Cloudywing
Achalarus toxeus Coyote Cloudywing
Thessia jalapus Jalapus Cloudywing
Thorybes pylades Northern Cloudywing
Thorybes bathyllus Southern Cloudywing
Cogia hippalus Acacia Skipper
Cogia outis Outis Skipper
Staphylus mazans Mazans Scallopwing
Systasea pulverulenta Texas Powdered Skipper
Eantis tamenund Northern Sicklewing
Grais stigmaticus Hermit Skipper
Chiomara georgina White-patched Skipper
Gesta invisus False Duskywing
Erynnis juvenalis Juvenal's Duskywing
Erynnis horatius Horace's Duskywing
Erynnis tristis Mournful Duskywing
Erynnis funeralis Funereal Duskywing
Pyrgus albescens White Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus philetas Desert Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus oileus Tropical Checkered-Skipper
Heliopetes macaira Turk's-cap White-Skipper
Heliopetes laviana Laviana White-Skipper
Celotes nessus Common Streaky-Skipper
Pholisora catullus Common Sootywing
Nastra julia Julia's Skipper
Lerema accius Clouded Skipper
Ancyloxypha arene Tropical Least Skipper
Copaeodes aurantiaca Orange Skipperling
Copaeodes minima Southern Skipperling
Hylephila phyleus Fiery Skipper
Hesperia viridis Green Skipper
Polites vibex Whirlabout
Anatrytone logan Delaware Skipper
Euphyes vestris Dun Skipper
Amblyscirtes oslari Oslar's Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes nysa Nysa Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes eos Dotted Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes celia Celia's Roadside-Skipper
Lerodea eufala Eufala Skipper
Calpodes ethlius Brazilian Skipper
Panoquina ocola Ocola Skipper
Agathymus mariae Mary's Giant-Skipper
Agathymus remingtoni Coahuila Giant-Skipper
Megathymus yuccae Yucca Giant-Skipper

Papilionidae Parnassians and Swallowtails

Battus philenor Pipevine Swallowtail
Battus polydamas Polydamas Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes Black Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio multicaudata Two-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio troilus Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio cresphontes Giant Swallowtail
Papilio ornythion Ornythion Swallowtail

Pieridae Whites and Sulphurs

Anthocharis midea Falcate Orangetip
Appias drusilla Florida White
Pontia protodice Checkered White
Colias eurytheme Orange Sulphur
Zerene cesonia Southern Dogface
Anteos maerula Yellow Angled-Sulphur
Anteos clorinde White Angled-Sulphur
Phoebis sennae Cloudless Sulphur
Phoebis agarithe Large Orange Sulphur
Aphrissa statira Statira Sulphur
Kricogonia lyside Lyside Sulphur
Eurema mexicana Mexican Yellow
Pyrisitia proterpia Tailed Orange
Pyrisitia lisa Little Yellow
Pyrisitia nise Mimosa Yellow
Abaeis nicippe Sleepy Orange
Nathalis iole Dainty Sulphur

Lycaenidae Gossamer-wing Butterflies

Atlides halesus Great Purple Hairstreak
Callophrys gryneus Juniper Hairstreak
Callophrys xami Xami Hairstreak
Callophrys henrici Henry's Elfin
Satyrium favonius Oak Hairstreak
Satyrium favonius ontario 'Northern' Southern Hairstreak
Satyrium calanus Banded Hairstreak
Phaeostrymon alcestis Soapberry Hairstreak
Chlorostrymon simaethis Silver-banded Hairstreak
Calycopis isobeon Dusky-blue Groundstreak
Strymon melinus Gray Hairstreak
Strymon alea Lacey's Scrub-Hairstreak
Strymon istapa Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Ministrymon clytie Clytie Ministreak
Ministrymon azia Gray Ministreak
Parrhasius m album White-M Hairstreak
Leptotes marina Marine Blue
Zizula cyna Cyna Blue
Brephidium exilis Western Pygmy-Blue
Cupido comyntas Eastern Tailed-Blue
Hemiargus ceraunus Ceraunus Blue
Echinargus isola Reakirt's Blue

Riodinidae Metalmarks

Calephelis nemesis Fatal Metalmark
Calephelis perditalis Rounded Metalmark
Calephelis rawsoni Rawson's Metalmark
Caria ino Red-bordered Metalmark

Nymphalidae Brush-footed Butterflies

Libytheana carinenta American Snout
Danaus eresimus Soldier
Dione moneta Mexican Silverspot
Agraulis vanillae Gulf Fritillary
Dryas iulia Julia Heliconian
Heliconius charithonia Zebra Heliconian
Euptoieta claudia Variegated Fritillary
Euptoieta hegesia Mexican Fritillary
Limenitis arthemis Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
Limenitis arthemis astyanax 'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Adelpha eulalia Arizona Sister
Asterocampa celtis Hackberry Emperor
Asterocampa leilia Empress Leilia
Asterocampa clyton Tawny Emperor
Biblis hyperia Red Rim
Mestra amymone Common Mestra
Eunica monima Dingy Purplewing
Dynamine dyonis Blue-eyed Sailor
Chlosyne janais Crimson Patch
Chlosyne theona Theona Checkerspot
Chlosyne lacinia Bordered Patch
Dymasia dymas Tiny Checkerspot
Texola elada Elada Checkerspot
Phyciodes graphica Vesta or Graphic Crescent
Phyciodes phaon Phaon Crescent
Anthanassa tulcis Tulcis Crescent
Anthanassa texana Texan Crescent
Junonia coenia Common Buckeye
Anartia jatrophae White Peacock
Siproeta stelenes Malachite
Polygonia comma Eastern Comma
Nymphalis antiopa Mourning Cloak
Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral
Vanessa cardui Painted Lady
Vanessa virginiensis American Lady
Anaea andria Goatweed Leafwing
Cyllopsis gemma Gemmed Satyr
Megisto cymela Little Wood-Satyr
Megisto rubricata Red Satyr
Hermeuptychia sosybius Carolina Satyr
Cercyonis pegala Common Wood-Nymph

Saturniidae Wild Silk Moths

Automeris io Io moth
Actias luna Luna moth
Antheraea polyphemus Polyphemus moth
Eupackardia calleta Calleta silkmoth

Sphingidae Sphinx Moths, Hawkmoths

Amorpha juglandis Walnut sphinx
Ceratomia undulosa Waved sphinx
Isoparce cupressi Baldcypress sphinx
Lintneria istar Istar sphinx
Manduca quinquemaculata Five-spotted hawkmoth
Sphinx eremitoides Sage sphinx
Sphinx libocedrus Incense cedar sphinx
Eumorpha vitis Vine sphinx
Hyles lineata White-lined Sphinx
Xylophanes tersa Tersa Sphinx

Notodontidae Prominents

Datana perspicua Spotted Datana
Furcula borealis White Furcula
Heterocampa subrotata Small Heterocampa
Heterocampa umbrata White-blotched Heterocampa
Hyparpax aurora Pink Prominent
Hyperaeschra georgica Georgian Prominent
Lochmaeus bilineata Double-lined Prominent
Macrurocampa marthesia Mottled Prominent
Misogada unicolor Drab Prominent
Nadata gibbosa White-dotted Prominent
Peridea angulosa Angulose Prominent
Schizura leptinoides Black-blotched Schizura

Noctuidae Owlet Moths, Miller Moths

Spodoptera latifascia Velvet Armyworm Moth
Schinia arcigera Arcigera Flower Moth
Schinia saturata Brown Flower Moth

Erebidae Erebid Moths

Apantesis phalerata Harnessed Moth
Cisseps fulvicollis Yellow-collared Scape Moth
Cisthene tenuifascia Thin-Banded Lichen Moth
Crambidia cephalica Yellow-headed Lichen Moth
Estigmene acrea Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
Grammia arge Arge Tiger Moth
Halysidota harrisii Sycamore Tussock Moth
Horama panthalon Texas Wasp Moth
Hypoprepia miniata Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
Lycomorpha pholus Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth
Utetheisa ornatrix Bella Moth
Virbia aurantiaca Orange Holomelina
Ascalapha odorata Black Witch
Thysania zenobia Owl Moth

Elachistidae Grass Miner Moths

Plutellidae Plutellid Moths

Plutella xylostella Diamondback Moth

Megalopygidae Flannel Moths

Megalopyge opercularis Southern Flannel Moth

Crambidae Crambid Snout Moths

Spoladea recurvalis Hawaiian Beet Webworm

Geometridae Geometer Moths, Looper Moths

Macaria bisignata Red-headed inchworm