Hiram College

Hesperiidae:  Skippers

  • Black Dash  (Euphyes conspicua)
  • Cobweb Skipper  (Hesperia metea)
  • Common Roadside Skipper  (Amblyscirtes vialis)
  • Crossline Skipper  (Polites origenes)
  • European Skipper  (Thymelicus lineola)
  • Hobomok Skipper  (Poanes hobomok)
  • Horace’s Duskywing  (Erynnis horatius)
  • Long Dash  (Polites mystic)
  • Northern Broken-dash  (Wallengrenia egeremet)
  • Sachem  (Atalopedes campestris)
  • Silver-spotted Skipper  (Epargyreus clarus)
  • Zabulon skipper  (Poanes zabulon)

Lycaenidae:  Gossamer-winged Butterflies

  • Banded Hairstreak  (Satyrium calanus)
  • Eastern Tailed-blue  (Everes comyntas)
  • Edward’s Hairstreak  (Satyrium edwardsii)
  • Gray Hairstreak  (Strymon melinus)
  • Spring Azure  (Celastrina ladon)
  • Summer Azure  (Celastrina neglecta)

Nymphalidae:  Brush-footed Butterflies

  • Common Wood Nymph  (Cercyonis pegala)
  • Great Spangled Fritillary  (Speyeria cybele)
  • Little Wood Satyr  (Megisto cymela)
  • Meadow Fritillary  (Boloria bellona)
  • Monarch  (Danaus plexippus)
  • Mourning Cloak  (Nymphalis antiopa)
  • Painted Lady  (Vanessa cardui)
  • Pearl Crescent  (Phyciodes tharos)
  • Question Mark  (Polygonia interrogationis)
  • Red Admiral  (Vanessa atalanta)
  • Red-spotted Purple  (Limenitis arthemis)

Papilionidae:  Swallowtail Butterflies  

  • Black Swallowtail  (Papilio polyxenes)
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail  (Papilio glaucus)
  • Spicebush Swallowtail  (Papilio troilus)

Pieridae:  Whites and Sulphurs

  • Cabbage White  (Pieris rapae)
  • Little Sulphur  (Eurema lisa)
  • Orange/clouded Sulphur  (Colias eurytheme/Colias philodice)