Notes on the Butterflies of NC
The best information available on finding NC and SC butterflies. This site has a downloadable and printable Adobe Acrobat file that contains detailed information and county dot maps on all butterflies found in the Carolinas and is current to March 01 2002. Also a database on all NC records current to December 31 2001 and count results for many of the NC butterfly counts. Simply a fantastic job by Harry LeGrand and Tom Howard.
Butterflies of the Carolinas & Virginias
Nature photographer Randy Emmitt’s site with local information and photos of over 125 common and rare NC butterfly species. Nearly all the pages have photos of both the male and female butterfly species as well.
Jeff Pippen’s Nature Home Page Jeff has photos and articles about Leps, odes, birds, and much, much more.
Some Great Plants for Attracting Butterflies in Central North Carolina
A true butterfly garden needs to have nectar sources for adults, host plants for larvae to feed on, and shelter, which can be provided by any number of plants. Will Cook has done a great job compiling a list of plants and info on butterfly gardening from Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Another great site created by Will Cook: Photographs and information about the wild things of North Carolina
Ann’s Butterfly Garden
Photos From Ann’s Garden in Columbia, SC. A web site on butterfly gardening in South Carolina.