Butterflies commonly found at or near Cave Creek Ranch

  • Black Swallowtail
  • Giant Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Orange Sulfur
  • Dog Face
  • Ghost Brimstone
  • Cloudless Sulfur
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Mexican Yellow
  • Tailed Orange
  • Dainty Sulfur
  • ara Orange Tip
  • Checkered White
  • Monarch
  • Queen
  • Nabokov’s Satyr
  • Red Satyr
  • Hackberry Emperor
  • Red-spotted Purple
  • California Sister
  • Dark Buckeye
  • Red Admiral
  • Painted Lady
  • American Painted Lady
  • Question Mark
  • Mourning Cloak
  • Tiny Checkerspot
  • Bordered Patch
  • Texas Crescent
  • Variegated Fritillary
  • American Snout
  • Palmer’s Metalmark
  • Ares Metalmark
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Marine Blue
  • Western Pygmy-blue
  • Reakirt’s Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue
  • Arizona Giant Skipper
  • Orange Skipperling
  • Golden-headed Scallopwing
  • Sachem Skipper
  • Dotted Roadside Skipper
  • Northern Cloudywing
  • Acacia Skipper
  • Arizona Powdered Skipper
  • Common Checkered-Skipper
  • Funeral Dusky Wing
  • Common Sooty Wing
  • Dull Firetip