Butterflies of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance
Butterflies of NC Butterflies of North Carolina Database
record
Common Name County Date Observer(s) Number Comments
1 Dion Skipper Wake 2018-08-24 J. Connors et al. 24 Wake County butterfly count
2 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-08-06 J. Connors 14 Wake County butterfly count
3 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-10 R. Stickney 12 FALA
4 Dion Skipper Wake 2019-05-27 J. Dole 12 Mid-Pines Road yard
5 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-17 J. Connors et al. 12 Wake County butterfly count
6 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-09-08 M. Turner 7 Lake Crabtree County Park
7 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-12 R. Stickney 6 FALA
8 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-09-03 HEL, L. Arent, L. White 6 N.C. Museum of Art grounds
9 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-09-03 H. LeGrand, L. Arent, L. White 6 NCMA - 5 around the pond on Pickerelweed, 1 on zinnias
10 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-09-15 M. Turner 5 FALA - Little Beaverdam Creek
11 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-13 Bockhahn 5 FALA - Butterfly Big Day visiting Flat River, Little River and Brickhouse Road Waterfowl Impoundments
12 Dion Skipper Wake 2018-08-29 J. Connors 5 Horseshoe Farm Park
13 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-23 HEL, L. Arent, L. White 5 N.C. Art Museum
14 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-23 H. LeGrand, L. Arent, L. White 5 NCMA - all on Pickerelweed
15 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-04 M. Daw 4 FALA dam area
16 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-06-11 HEL, L. Arent 4 N.C. State Agro-ecology Farm
17 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-08-21 HEL, L. Arent 4 Raulston Arboretum
18 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-08-22 HEL, L. Arent 4 N.C. Museum of Art grounds
19 Dion Skipper Wake 2001-09-16 R. Emmitt 3 Lake Crabtree County Park
20 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-06 Kittelberger 3 FALA area
21 Dion Skipper Wake 2011-05-29 Kittelberger 3 FALA area near dam
22 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-08-18 M. Turner 3 Lake Crabtree County Park
23 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-09-01 M. Turner 3 Lake Crabtree County Park
24 Dion Skipper Wake 2019-08-16 J. Connors et al. 3 Wake County butterfly count
25 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-08 HEL, L. Arent, L. White 3 N.C. Museum of Art grounds
26 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-08 H. LeGrand 3 NCMA - 2 males, 1 female; all nectaring on Pickerelweed at the pond
27 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-08-13 J. Connors et al. 3 Wake County butterfly count
28 Dion Skipper Wake 2008-06-21 HEL 2
29 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-08-17 M. Daw 2 Neuse River below FALA
30 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-06-02 M. Daw, A. Iyoob 2 FALA dam area
31 Dion Skipper Wake 2011-08-20 R. Stickney 2 FALA -dam
32 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-08-18 J. Connors 2 Wake County count
33 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-09-13 M. Turner 2 Lake Raleigh
34 Dion Skipper Wake 2018-08-18 J. Dole 2 yard south of Raleigh
35 Dion Skipper Wake 2018-10-02 HEL 2 Neuse River Greenway -- Mial Plantation Road
36 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-06-04 HEL 2 NC State U Agro-ecology Farm
37 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-08-27 J. Connors 2 Raulston Arboretum
38 Dion Skipper Wake 1993-06-26 HEL 1 WIUM; on buttonbush at edge of Big Lake
39 Dion Skipper Wake 1994-09-04 HEL 1 WIUM
40 Dion Skipper Wake 1995-09-09 HEL 1 fresh female; WIUM powerline
41 Dion Skipper Wake 1998-08-15 HEL 1 NC State pastures!
42 Dion Skipper Wake 1998-08-23 HEL 1 WIUM
43 Dion Skipper Wake 2000-08-20 HEL 1 N.C. State Arboretum
44 Dion Skipper Wake 2000-09-10 HEL 1
45 Dion Skipper Wake 2000-09-13 J. Dole 1 Garner nursery
46 Dion Skipper Wake 2002-08-21 HEL 1 Horseshoe Farm Park
47 Dion Skipper Wake 2002-09-19 HEL 1
48 Dion Skipper Wake 2005-09-05 HEL 1 N.C. State Arboretum
49 Dion Skipper Wake 2005-09-09 HEL 1 Raleigh yard
50 Dion Skipper Wake 2008-08-08 J. Connors 1 Wake County Butterfly Count
51 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-06-02 M. Daw 1 Neuse River below Falls Lake dam
52 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-06-06 HEL 1 WIUM -- Reedy Creek Lake dam
53 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-06-13 A. Iyoob 1 FALA -- Blue Jay Point
54 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-08-18 R. Emmitt 1 FALA -- NC 50
55 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-08-23 M. Daw 1 Vicinity of Falls Lake dam
56 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-09-03 M. Turner 1 WIUM -- Big Lake powerline clearing
57 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-09-03 M. Turner 1 WIUM - Reported on Carolinaleps listserve
58 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-09-09 M. Turner 1 WIUM
59 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-08-21 HEL 1 Yates Pond County Park
60 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-02 M. Daw 1 FALA dam area
61 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-07 M. Daw 1
62 Dion Skipper Wake 2010-09-10 A. Iyoob 1 FALA Dam area
63 Dion Skipper Wake 2011-06-10 M. Turner 1 FALA
64 Dion Skipper Wake 2011-08-02 M. Turner 1 Yates Mill County Park
65 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-05-23 M. Turner 1 Lake Crabtree County Park
66 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-06-08 M. Turner 1 Lake Benson
67 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-08-18 J. Beane, E. Corey, E. Enders, N. Flanders, M. Koziewski 1 Wake County Butterfly Count
68 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-09-09 M. Turner 1 Yates Mill County Park
69 Dion Skipper Wake 2012-09-10 B. Bockhahn 1
70 Dion Skipper Wake 2013-08-27 J. Connors et al. 1 Wake County butterfly count
71 Dion Skipper Wake 2014-08-15 J. Connors et al. 1 Wake County butterfly count
72 Dion Skipper Wake 2014-09-14 M. Turner 1 Yates Mill County Park
73 Dion Skipper Wake 2015-08-29 M. Turner 1 Lake Raleigh
74 Dion Skipper Wake 2016-06-10 HEL 1 N.C. State AgroEcology garden
75 Dion Skipper Wake 2016-08-19 Connors et al. 1 Wake County butterfly count
76 Dion Skipper Wake 2017-05-28 HEL 1 N.C. State U. farm fields
77 Dion Skipper Wake 2018-06-07 HEL 1 N.C. State U. farm fields
78 Dion Skipper Wake 2019-05-24 HEL 1 N.C. State farm fields and garden
79 Dion Skipper Wake 2019-05-27 HEL 1 N.C. State farm fields and garden
80 Dion Skipper Wake 2019-08-11 R. Stickney 1 Yates Mill County Park
81 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-12 J. Connors 1 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve
82 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-08-21 HEL, L. Arent, L. White 1 Yates Mill County Park
83 Dion Skipper Wake 2020-09-02 HEL, L. Arent, L. White 1 Harris Lake County Park
84 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-06-06 HEL 1 Harris Lake County Park
85 Dion Skipper Wake 2021-06-23 HEL 1 N.C. Museum of Art grounds
86 Dion Skipper Wake 2009-08-22 A. Iyoob 0 FALA -- dam area
87 Dion Skipper Wake 2011-06-11 Kittelberger 0 FALA
88 Dion Skipper Wake 2011-08-08 K. Kittelberger 0 FALA near dam