Sleepy Orange

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.




Sleepy Orange (1.3–2.25") Uncommon/Rare: E-Sep Field & river edges Wild senna Wild senna
Sleepy Orange

May 1, 2013
Gateway Business Park
Linda Hunt
Winter brood

Sleepy Orange

June 8, 2015
Murray Hill
Linda Hunt

Sleepy Orange

Female
July 19, 2013
Robinson Nature Center
Annette Allor

Sleepy Orange

Male
July 23, 2013
Robinson Nature Center
Linda Hunt

Sleepy Orange

Male
August 14, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Annette Allor

Sleepy Orange

Female
August 16, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Allen Lewis

Sleepy Orange

Worn
August 17, 2012
Mount Pleasant
Annette Allor

Sleepy Orange

August 19, 2016
Robinson Nature Center
Kurt Schwarz

Sleepy Orange

August 20, 2015
Robinson Nature Center
Jim Wilkinson

Sleepy Orange

August 24, 2015
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Jim Wilkinson

Sleepy Orange

Winter form
October 17, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Jim Wilkinson

Sleepy Orange

Winter form
November 3, 2015
Patuxent Branch Trail
Linda Hunt

Sleepy Orange

Winter form
November 3, 2015
Patuxent Branch Trail
Linda Hunt