American Lady

Species caption line: Cols 1 - 2: Species common name (followed by the wingspan range in inches). Col 3: Occurrence level & flight period. Col 4: Habitat. Col 5: Typically visits (for nectaring). Col 6: Larval host plants.

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park; UMDCF - University of Maryland Central Farm.

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American Lady (1.75–2.7") Common: L-Apr thru Sep Weedy fields Milkweed, Indian hemp Everlasting & pussytoes
American Lady

April 19, 2012
Western Regional Park
Bonnie Ott

American Lady

April 24, 2012
Lake Elkhorn
Allen Lewis

American Lady

May 24, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

American Lady

July 12, 2012
Mount Pleasant
Bonnie Ott

American Lady

July 26, 2007
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

American Lady

July 26, 2007
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

American Lady

August 16, 2002
UMDCF
Nancy Magnusson

American Lady

August 20, 2010
Ellicott City
Bonnie Ott

American Lady

August 26, 2010
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

American Lady

October 17, 2011
Mount Pleasant
Annette Allor

American Lady

Ovipositing
May 13, 2014
Columbia
Linda Hunt

American Lady

Ovipositing
May 13, 2014
Columbia
Linda Hunt