Sighting for November 3, 2017

Edward Perry IV

Bull Creek WMA
Osceola County, FL

Temps started out cool—71 degrees at 10 am, and didn’t quite reach 80 degrees by the time we left at 1 pm. Not much lep activity today though the bees were nectaring heavily on Summer Farewell. Other nectar sources included Coastal Plain Honeycombhead, Bidens, Liatris, and Carphephorus spp. RWarner & EPerry

  • Zebra Swallowtail 2
  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 10
  • Cloudless Sulphur 5
  • Barred Yellow 7
  • Little Yellow 13
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 3
  • Little Metalmark 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Phaon Crescent 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 12
  • White Peacock 4
  • Viceroy 3
  • Monarch 2
  • Long-tailed Skipper 13
  • Fiery Skipper 4
  • Whirlabout 5
  • Southern Broken-Dash 2
  • Ocola Skipper 12

Gray Hairstreak

Zebra Swallowtail

Ocola Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail