Sighting for February 24, 2018

Amelia Grimm

National Key Deer Refuge, Big Pine Key
Monroe County, FL

With Leigh Williams. 1120am until 2:15pm. 86 degrees, partly cloudy, breezy. Various locations observed. Flowering plants include Bushy Fleabane (Cure for All), Pineland Acacia, Blue Porterweed, Poisonwood, Pineland Croton, Coastal Plain Yellowtops,Butterfly Pea, Bidens alba, Scarlet Milkweed.

  • Large Orange Sulphur 10
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 30
  • Gulf Fritillary 9
  • Red Admiral 56
  • Monarch 4
  • Florida Duskywing 13
  • Fiery Skipper 6
  • Southern Broken-Dash 3

Large Orange Sulphur

Red Admiral

Southern Broken-Dash

Florida Duskywing

Ceraunus Blue

Monarch