Butterflies of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance
Butterflies of NC Butterflies of North Carolina Database
11 records
Common Name County Date Observer(s) Number Comments
1 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2020-05-15 J. Fussell 15 THRO
2 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2020-05-15 John Fussell 15 THRO - western portion - Most on Vaccinium arboreum flowers
3 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2019-05-22 J. Fussell 3 THRO
4 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2019-05-22 John Fussell 3 THRO - 1 faded, 1 fresh. The one that was in excellent condition looked closer to the pictures of "Southern" Oak Hairstreak than to the "Northern". In addition to having extensive reddish orange on the hindwing, the area of rust color along the leading edge of the forewing was conspicuous.
5 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2017-05-26 John Fussell 1 THRO - southern part of the natural area (close to NC 58)
6 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2011-05-15 B. Cavanaugh 1 Newport -- 'Northern Hairstreak'
7 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2004-05-26 Newman, Randy 4 FOMA
8 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 2000-06-03 Thompson 8
9 Oak Hairstreak Carteret 1972-06-05 B. Sullivan 4 Beaufort -- Illinois Natural History Collections
10 Oak Hairstreak Carteret ? 0 Nekola - Opler map
11 Oak Hairstreak Carteret ? B. Cavanaugh 1 Harkers Island - 1 Jun ?