Common Wood-Nymph

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park.

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Common name [Link is to BAMONA] (wingspan range in inches) Occurrence level & flight period.
Habitat. Typically visits (for nectaring). Larval host plants.


Common Wood-Nymph (1.75–3") Uncommon: Jul & Aug Dry grassy fields near woods Tree trunks Grasses, including purpletop
Common Wood-Nymph

July 12, 2014
Dorsey woods, Jessup
Sue Muller

Common Wood-Nymph

July 16, 2008
North Laurel Park
Wesley Earp

Common Wood-Nymph

August 3, 2015
Mount Pleasant
Kevin Heffernan

Common Wood-Nymph

August 28, 2009
Rockburn Branch Park
Bonnie Ott

Common Wood-Nymph

September 8, 2012
Gateway Industrial Park
Jim Wilkinson