| The butterfly species with
dates have been seen in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania this year. There
are records of 109 species for Lancaster County. The list below includes
all those seen in 2009 through 2013, a total of 89 species.
New species seen in 2015, but not in 2009 through 2013 will
be added in red.
Nine species were added to
the list in 2012 and one in 2013. A printable list of the 109 species at
If you have a reliable sighting not on this list from 2014, please send an email to . If you are not sure, but have a photograph, please send it. We will appreciate your help.
|First sightings by month for
2014 - 0 species ---
(In March 0 species). (Updated April 18, 2015.)
Thank you to all of our contributors listed below.
|10||Wild Indigo Duskywing|
|11||Common Checkered Skipper|
|25||Northern Broken Dash|
|26||Little Glassy Wing|
|41||Eastern Tiger Swallowtail|
|43||Cabbage Butterfly = Cabbage White|
|63||Eastern Tailed Blue|
|69||Great Spangled Fritillary|
|78||American Painted Lady|
|84||Hackberry Butterfly = Hackberry Emperor|
|86||Appalachian Eyed Brown|
|87||Little Wood Satyr|
|87||Common Wood Nymph|
|Contributors to this year's sightings for Lancaster County are: ______________.|
|A site with data on butterfly distributions by county (and photographs) for North America can be found at Butterflies and Moths of NA. (http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/)|