Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

Photographs from Delaware

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Junonia coenia Common Buckeye

Polygonia interrogationis Question Mark

Polygonia comma Eastern Comma

Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral

Vanessa cardui Painted Lady

Vanessa virginiensis American Lady

Satyrodes appalachia Appalachian Brown

Family Drepanidae

Oreta rosea Rose Hooktip

Automeris io Io moth

Actias luna Luna moth

Antheraea polyphemus Polyphemus moth

Callosamia angulifera Tuliptree silkmoth

Callosamia promethea Promethea silkmoth

Hyalophora cecropia Cecropia silkmoth

Anisota senatoria Orange-tipped oakworm moth

Anisota virginiensis Pink-striped oakworm moth

Citheronia regalis Royal Walnut Moth

Citheronia sepulcralis Pine-devil Moth

Dryocampa rubicunda Rosy maple moth

Eacles imperialis Imperial moth