Sighting for September 28, 2017

Edward Perry IV

Bull Creek WMA
Osceola County, FL

Hot, sunny, clear skies. 9 am to 3:45 pm. RWarner & EPerry. Nectar sources included Carphehporus spp, Liatris spp., Bidens alba, Helianthus radula, and Urena lobata.

  • Zebra Swallowtail abundant
  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Giant Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Palamedes Swallowtail abundant
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur abundant
  • Little Yellow 7
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 5
  • Little Metalmark 4
  • Gulf Fritillary 4
  • Phaon Crescent 7
  • Pearl Crescent 13
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 12
  • White Peacock 5
  • Viceroy 3
  • Queen 3
  • Long-tailed Skipper abundant
  • Dorantes Longtail 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Zarucco Duskywing abundant
  • White Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 7
  • Fiery Skipper abundant
  • Meske's Skipper 8
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 5
  • Whirlabout 28
  • Southern Broken-Dash abundant
  • Sachem 2
  • Arogos Skipper 11
  • Delaware Skipper 13
  • Palmetto Skipper 8
  • Dusted Skipper 2
  • Eufala Skipper 3
  • Twin-spot Skipper 3
  • Ocola Skipper abundant

Spicebush Swallowtail

Meske's Skipper

Meske's Skipper

Zebra Swallowtail

Eufala Skipper

Horace's Duskywing

Sleepy Orange

Palmetto Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Meske's Skipper

Meske's Skipper

Palamedes Swallowtail, Delaware Skipper

Meske's Skipper

Arogos Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur

Swarthy Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper

Giant Swallowtail