Photo of an American lady butterfly, wings folded.

    American Lady

    Vanessa virginiensis
    Photo of an American Snout

    American Snout

    Libytheana carinent
    Photo of a Banded Tiger Moth

    Banded Tiger Moth

    Apantesis vittata
    Photo of a Black-and-Yellow Lichen Moth
    Image of a Black-Bordered Lemon Moth

    Black-Bordered Lemon Moth

    Marimatha nigrofimbria
    Photo of a Cabbage White

    Cabbage White

    Pieris rapae
    Image of a Cecropia moth.

    Cecropia Moth

    Hyalophora cecropia
    Photo of a Celery Looper

    Celery Looper

    Anagrapha falcifera
    Photo of a Chickweed Geometer

    Chickweed Geometer

    Haematopis grataria
    image of a Clouded Sulphur on a wildflower

    Clouded Sulphur

    Colias philodice
    photo of a Cloudless Sulphur

    Cloudless Sulphur

    Phoebis sennae
    A photo of a Clover Looper.

    Clover Looper

    Caenurgina crassiuscula
    Photo of a Common Buckeye

    Common Buckeye

    Junonia coenia
    Photo of a Common Checkered-Skipper
    Photo of a Delaware Skipper

    Delaware Skipper

    Anatrytone logan
    image of an Eastern Comma, Wings Folded

    Eastern Comma

    Polygonia comma
    Photo of an Eastern Tailed-Blue

    Eastern Tailed-Blue

    Cupido comyntas
    Photo of an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
    Photo of a Eight-Spotted Forester

    Eight-Spotted Forester

    Alypia octomaculata
    Photo of a Giant Swallowtail, Wings Spread

    Giant Swallowtail

    Papilio cresphontes
    Photo of a Goatweed Leafwing

    Goatweed Leafwing

    Anaea andria
    Photo of a Gray Hairstreak

    Gray Hairstreak

    Strymon melinus
    Great Spangled Fritillary, Wings Spread
    Image of a gypsy moth

    Gypsy Moth

    Lymantria dispar
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    Invasive

    Photo of a Hackberry Emperor

    Hackberry Emperor

    Asterocampa celtis
    Photo of a Horace's Duskywing

    Horace’s Duskywing

    Erynnis horatius
    Photo of a male Io Moth

    Io Moth

    Automeris io
    Photo of a Leaf-folder Moth
    Photo of a Least Skipper

    Least Skipper

    Ancyloxypha numitor
    Photo of a Little Wood-Satyr

    Little Wood Satyr

    Megisto cymela
    Photo of a Luna Moth

    Luna Moth

    Actias luna
    Photo of a Magdalen Underwing

    Magdalen Underwing

    Catocala illecta
    Image of a monarch

    Monarch

    Danaus plexippus
    Photo of a Morning-Glory Prominent

    Morning-Glory Prominent

    Schizura ipomoeae
    Photo of a mourning cloak butterfly perched on a strand of barbed wire.

    Mourning Cloak

    Nymphalis antiopa
    Photo of a Northern Cloudywing

    Northern Cloudywing

    Thorybes pylades
    Photo of an Orange Wing

    Orange Wing

    Mellilla xanthometata
    Photo of a Painted Lady

    Painted Lady

    Vanessa cardui
    Photo of a Painted Lichen Moth

    Painted Lichen Moth

    Hypoprepia fucosa
    Photo of a Pearl Crescent

    Pearl Crescent

    Phyciodes tharos
    Photo of a Peck's Skipper

    Peck’s Skipper

    Polites peckius
    image of Plume Moth on blade of grass

    Plume Moths

    Numerous species in the family Pterophoridae (plume moths)
    Photo of a Polyphemus Moth

    Polyphemus Moth

    Antheraea polyphemus
    Photo of a Question Mark

    Question Mark

    Polygonia interrogationis
    Photo of a red admiral butterfly, wings spread.

    Red Admiral

    Vanessa atalanta
    Photo of a Red-Fringed Emerald

    Red-Fringed Emerald

    Nemoria bistriaria

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See Also

image of Caddisfly on leaf

Caddisflies

Various species in the order Trichoptera
Photo of eastern dobsonfly

Eastern Dobsonfly

Corydalus cornutus