Butterflies of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance
Butterflies of NC Butterflies of North Carolina Database
254 records
Common Name County Date Observer(s) Number Comments
1 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-07-07 HEL, L. Arent 30
2 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-04-11 J. Hansen 6 Sandy Mush Game Land
3 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-04-04 G. Lankford, D. Johnston 15 Sandy Mush Game Land -- Bear Creek section
4 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-03-30 G. Lankford, R. Young 40 N.C. Arboretum
5 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-03-24 G. Lankford 2 Britten Cove
6 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-03-20 G. Lankford 2 Britten Cove
7 Summer Azure Buncombe 2021-03-18 G. Lankford 9 Britten Cove
8 Summer Azure Buncombe 2020-06-19 B. Bockhahn 2 Pisgah View Ranch
9 Summer Azure Buncombe 2020-04-03 Lankford et al. 10 Sandy Mush Game Land
10 Summer Azure Buncombe 2020-03-26 G. Lankford 24 Britten Cove
11 Summer Azure Buncombe 2019-08-15 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
12 Summer Azure Buncombe 2019-08-04 Johnston, Lankford 31 Buncombe County butterfly count
13 Summer Azure Buncombe 2019-03-30 G. Lankford 4 Britten Cove
14 Summer Azure Buncombe 2018-09-14 Lankford et al. 2 Buncombe County butterfly count
15 Summer Azure Buncombe 2018-08-03 G. Lankford 1 Britten Cove
16 Summer Azure Buncombe 2018-06-05 K. Frye 2 Fairview yard
17 Summer Azure Buncombe 2018-05-13 G. Lankford 3 Britten cove
18 Summer Azure Buncombe 2018-03-17 G. Lankford 3 Britten Cove Road
19 Summer Azure Buncombe 2018-02-21 G. Lankford 1 Britten Cove
20 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-10-04 G. Lankford 1 Britten Cove
21 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-09-17 Johnston, Stanton 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
22 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-08-04 G. Lankford et al. 17 North Buncombe Co. butterfly count
23 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-08-01 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
24 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-07-30 Johnston, Lankford, et al. 3 Sandy Mush Game Land -- Bear Creek section
25 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-07-29 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
26 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-07-26 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
27 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-07-07 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
28 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-06-24 G. Lankford 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
29 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-06-20 D. Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
30 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-06-18 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
31 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-06-11 Lankford, Owens et al. 3 Owen Park to Warren Wilson College
32 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-05-28 J. Owens 3 Warren Wilson College grounds
33 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-04-19 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
34 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-04-12 S. Wood 20 Fletcher Creek area
35 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-04-02 G. Lankford party 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
36 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-03-27 D. Johnston 1 Biltmore Estate
37 Summer Azure Buncombe 2017-03-26 D. Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
38 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-09-24 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
39 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-08-05 Lankford and part 10 North Buncombe Butterfly Count
40 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-07-31 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
41 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-07-23 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
42 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-07-18 Lankford, Young 3 Coleman Boundary Road
43 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-07-17 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
44 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-06-17 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
45 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-04-15 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
46 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-04-14 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
47 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-03-29 Lankford, Young 10 Rice Pinnacle and NC Arboretum
48 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-03-28 G. Lankford 10 Britten Cove
49 Summer Azure Buncombe 2016-03-16 G. Lankford 4 Britten Cove
50 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-09-03 Doug Johnston 1 Leicester
51 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-08-26 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
52 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-08-26 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
53 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-08-20 Lankford et al. 9 North Buncombe butterfly count
54 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-08-17 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
55 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-08-04 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
56 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-08-04 Doug Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
57 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-28 D. Johnston 13 Sandy Mush Game Land
58 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-28 Doug Johnston 13 Sandy Mush Game Land
59 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-25 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
60 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-21 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
61 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-21 Doug Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
62 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-20 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
63 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-14 Doug Johnston 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
64 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-13 Doug Johnston 4 Leicester
65 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-10 D. Johnston 27 Sandy Mush Game Land
66 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-10 Doug Johnston 27 Sandy Mush Game Land
67 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-06 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
68 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-06-06 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
69 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-18 R. Cavasin 1 Blue Ridge Parkway - Folk Art Center area
70 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-18 Rick Cavasin 1 Blue Ridge Parkway -- visitor's center
71 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-18 Rick Cavasin 7 Blue Ridge Parkway -- Craggy Gardens Trail
72 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-18 Rick Cavasin 1 Blue Ridge Parkway -- Craggy Pinnacle Trail
73 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-16 R. Cavasin 10 Sandy Mush Game Land
74 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-16 Rick Cavasin 10 Sandy Mush Game Land -- Bear Creek Rd
75 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-09 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
76 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-03 Johnston, Lankford 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
77 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-05-02 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
78 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-04-21 G. Lankford 1 Britten Cove
79 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-04-21 G. Lankford 1 Britten Cove
80 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-04-21 Doug Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
81 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-04-18 D. Johnston 1
82 Summer Azure Buncombe 2015-04-18 D. Johnston 1
83 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-09-02 D. Allen 2 Blue Ridge Parkway - Craggy Gardens area
84 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-21 Simon Thompson 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
85 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-16 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
86 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-16 Doug Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
87 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-14 Doug Johnston 5 Biltmore estate
88 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-04 D. Johnston et al. 23 Buncombe County butterfly count
89 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-04 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
90 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-08-04 Doug Johnston 10 Sandy Mush Game Land
91 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-29 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
92 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-29 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
93 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-26 Doug Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
94 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-20 D. Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
95 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-20 Doug Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
96 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-16 Doug Johnston 2 Leicester
97 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-13 Doug Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
98 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-12 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
99 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-11 Doug Johnston 4 Leicester
100 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-06 Doug Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
101 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-04 Doug Johnston 3 Leicester
102 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-03 Doug Johnston 3 Biltmore estate
103 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-01 D. Johnston 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
104 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-01 B. Reif 20 Pisgah NF -- Lake Powhatan area
105 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-07-01 Doug Johnston 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
106 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-06-20 D. Johnston 38 Sandy Mush Game Land
107 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-06-20 Doug Johnston 38 Sandy Mush Game Land
108 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-05-20 R. Stickney 1 Bent Creek Park and part of NC Arboretum
109 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-04-27 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
110 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-04-27 Doug Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
111 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-04-13 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land -- Bear Creek access
112 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-04-13 Doug Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
113 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-03-31 G. Lankford 10 Britten Cove
114 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-03-19 G. Lankford 11 Britten Cove
115 Summer Azure Buncombe 2014-03-08 G. Lankford 2 Britten Cove
116 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-09-13 D. Johnston 1 Cedar Hill Road area
117 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-09-12 G. Lankford 2 Britten Cove
118 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-15 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
119 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-11 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land -- "Dead Dog" area
120 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-08 D. Johnston 4 Leicester area
121 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-04 D. Johnston et al. 16 Buncombe County butterfly count
122 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-04 Owens, Janie 1 Folk Art Center to Bull Gap
123 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-04 Doug Johnston 18 Sandy Mush Game Land
124 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-08-01 Johnston, Thompson 3 Sandy Mush Game Land -- Norbo tract
125 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-28 D. Johnston 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
126 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-25 D. Johnston 6 Alexander Park
127 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-24 D. Johnston 4 Leicester area
128 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-18 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
129 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-11 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
130 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-07 D. Johnston 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
131 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-07-06 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
132 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-06-30 D. Johnston 5 Sandy Mush Game Land - Bear Creek section
133 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-06-26 Tim Fenske 1 Asheville - Blue Ridge Assembly
134 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-06-13 D. Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land -- Old SR 20 access
135 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-06-06 D. Johnston 3 yard near Leicester
136 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-05-21 G. Lankford 1 Britten Cove
137 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-05-20 R. Stickney 2
138 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-04-07 G. Lankford 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
139 Summer Azure Buncombe 2013-03-10 D. Johnston 1
140 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-08-26 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
141 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-08-25 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
142 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-08-21 D. Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
143 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-08-18 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
144 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-08-05 G. Lankford 4 North Buncombe butterfly count
145 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-08-05 Doug Johnston 1 Leicester patch
146 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-07-30 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
147 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-07-29 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
148 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-06-27 G. Lankford 3 Britten Cove
149 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-06-24 D. Johnston 3 Sandy Mush Game Land
150 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-06-09 G. Lankford 3 Britten Cove
151 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-06-03 D. Johnston 12 Sandy Mush Game Land
152 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-27 D. Johnston 11 Sandy Mush Game Land
153 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-27 Doug Johnston 11 Sandy Mush Game Land
154 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-20 D. Johnston 11 Sandy Mush Game Land
155 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-16 Doug Johnston 11 Sandy Mush Game Land
156 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-10 Doug Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
157 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-07 E. Shaw party 0
158 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-06 D. Johnston 6 Sandy Mush Game Land
159 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-06 E. Shaw party 0
160 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-05-06 Doug Johnston 8 Sandy Mush Game Land
161 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-04-29 G. Lankford 3
162 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-04-05 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
163 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-03-27 D. Johnston 30 Sandy Mush Game Land
164 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-03-22 D. Johnston 1
165 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-03-18 D. Johnston 1 Leicester area
166 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-03-18 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
167 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-03-15 D. Johnston 4 Sandy Mush Game Land
168 Summer Azure Buncombe 2012-03-01 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
169 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-08-10 D. Johnston 7 Leicester area
170 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-08-07 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
171 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-08-02 G. Lankford 50 North Buncombe County count
172 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-31 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
173 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-28 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
174 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-28 S. Wood 0 Butler Mountain yard
175 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-24 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
176 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-21 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
177 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-17 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
178 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-16 Lankford, Johnston 0
179 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-15 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
180 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-13 Ricky Davis, Gail Lankford, Doug Johnston, Jeff Pippen 3 Bear Creek Rd. and Sandy Mush Gameland
181 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-08 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
182 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-07-06 G. Lankford 4 Big Ivy Creek area
183 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-28 G. Lankford 3 Big Ivy Creek area
184 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-23 D. Johnston 3 Leicester area
185 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-17 D. Johnston 6 Sandy Mush Game Land
186 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-16 D. Johnston 2 Leicester area
187 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-12 D. Johnston 2 Sandy Mush Game Land
188 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-08 G. Lankford 0 Weaverville area
189 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-06-06 D. Johnston 9
190 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-05-30 D. Johnston 4 northern Buncombe
191 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-04-10 G. Lankford 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
192 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-04-04 G. Lankford 1 Bent Creek area
193 Summer Azure Buncombe 2011-03-22 G. Lankford 1 yard
194 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-08-22 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
195 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-08-04 G. Lankford 33 Buncombe County butterfly count
196 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-07-19 G. Lankford 1 Warren Wilson College
197 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-06-18 G. Lankford 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
198 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-06-10 G. Lankford 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
199 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-06-08 G. Lankford 1 Britten Mountain area
200 Summer Azure Buncombe 2010-05-20 D. Johnston 1 Sandy Mush Game Land
201 Summer Azure Buncombe 2009-09-03 G. Lankford 4 Buncombe County "count"
202 Summer Azure Buncombe 2009-07-20 G. Lankford 0 Britten Cove area
203 Summer Azure Buncombe 2009-05-29 G. Lankford 0
204 Summer Azure Buncombe 2008-08-03 G. Lankford 0
205 Summer Azure Buncombe 2008-04-25 G. Lankford 0
206 Summer Azure Buncombe 2007-06-19 G. Lankford 0 Bent Creek Forest
207 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-08-26 Lankford 0
208 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-07-14 Lankford 5 Dillingham area
209 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-07-08 J. Pippen 25 Pisgah NF
210 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-06-14 R. Emmitt 10 North Carolina Arboretum
211 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-05-28 J. Mays 2 Asheville
212 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-05-11 N. Baldwin 3 Pisgah NF
213 Summer Azure Buncombe 2006-05-09 N. Baldwin 3 Pisgah NF
214 Summer Azure Buncombe 2005-08-13 Lankford 10
215 Summer Azure Buncombe 2004-08-25 Lankford 0 yard
216 Summer Azure Buncombe 2004-06-26 HEL,Pippen 120 Pisgah National Forest
217 Summer Azure Buncombe 2004-06-01 G. Lankford 0
218 Summer Azure Buncombe 2004-05-27 G. Lankford 0
219 Summer Azure Buncombe 2004-05-14 G. Lankford 0 ENRI
220 Summer Azure Buncombe 2002-07-07 Pippen 50 Pisgah NF
221 Summer Azure Buncombe 2002-06-17 S. Wood 2
222 Summer Azure Buncombe 2001-06-16 S. Wood 2 North Carolina Arboretum
223 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-08-26 S. Wood 1
224 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-08-12 N. Baldwin 1
225 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-07-02 HEL,Pippen 15 Pisgah National Forest
226 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-07-01 HEL,Pippen 25 Pisgah National Forest
227 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-06-25 N. Baldwin 25 N.C. Arboretum
228 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-06-23 R. Emmitt 20 N.C. Arboretum
229 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-06-20 S. Wood 9 NC Arboretum
230 Summer Azure Buncombe 2000-05-08 S. Wood 1 NC Arboretum
231 Summer Azure Buncombe 1998-08-02 D. Carter 20
232 Summer Azure Buncombe 1998-08-01 D. Carter 25
233 Summer Azure Buncombe 1998-07-12 R. Young 15
234 Summer Azure Buncombe 1998-05-20 S. Wood 1
235 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-09-16 D. Carter 1
236 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-08-14 S. Wood 1
237 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-08-13 S. Wood 1
238 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-08-12 S. Wood 1
239 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-08-11 S. Wood 1
240 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-08-06 S. Wood 2
241 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-07-21 Thompson 1
242 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-07-14 S. Wood 1
243 Summer Azure Buncombe 1997-07-04 HEL,Carter 10
244 Summer Azure Buncombe 1996-08-18 Thompson 4
245 Summer Azure Buncombe 1996-08-16 R. Young 1
246 Summer Azure Buncombe 1996-05-25 R. Young 1
247 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-09-11 N. Baldwin 1
248 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-08-19 R. Young 1
249 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-08-10 R. Young 1
250 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-07-25 R. Young 1
251 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-07-23 H. Mahan 8
252 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-07-04 N. Baldwin et al 10 observer reported many, July 4 count
253 Summer Azure Buncombe 1995-06-01 R. Young 1
254 Summer Azure Buncombe ? 1 Pavulaan/Wright