Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Butterflies and Moths of South Carolina

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South Carolina

Photographs from South Carolina

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Species Recorded in South Carolina: 1109

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Most Recent Sightings in South Carolina

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Tawny Emperor
Asterocampa clyton

Date: Aug 09, 2022
Submitted by: JamieLynn
Verified: Aug 09, 2022
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Date: Aug 09, 2022
Submitted by: JamieLynn
Verified: Aug 09, 2022
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Date: Aug 09, 2022
Submitted by: JamieLynn
Verified: Aug 09, 2022
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe

Sleepy Orange
Abaeis nicippe

Date: Aug 08, 2022
Submitted by: marina viotto
Verified: Aug 08, 2022
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe

'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis astyanax

Date: Aug 07, 2022
Submitted by: speele
Verified: Aug 09, 2022
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Date: Aug 07, 2022
Submitted by: speele
Verified: Aug 09, 2022
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe

100 Most Recent Sightings in South Carolina