Painted Lady

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.




Painted Lady (2–2.9") Common: L-Apr, Jun to Sep Weedy fields Thistles, milkweed Thistles, mallows
Painted Lady

May 5, 2012
MPEA
Bonnie Ott

Painted Lady

June 6, 2010
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

Painted Lady

June 9, 2017
Columbia
Mike Osborne

Painted Lady

July 14, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

Painted Lady

August 21, 2010
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

Painted Lady

September 20, 2009
Mount Pleasant
Bonnie Ott

Paintedng Lady

October 14, 2013
Mount Pleasant
Bonnie Ott

Paintedng Lady

October 18, 2013
Ellicott City
Jeff Culler