Sighting for October 6, 2018

Linda Cooper

Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
Okeechobee County, FL

Annual Death by Skipper field trip. 9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. 80-88 degrees. Sun a.m. - 40%, p.m. - 90%; winds - 8-10 with gusts to 15 mph. Nectar: liatris, carphephorus, pickerelweed, caesarweed. LCooper, VCraig, KDucham, SFarnsworth, KFerguson, AGrimm, DMcElveen, DRhodes, LRhodes, LWilliams.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Black Swallowtail 25
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Barred Yellow 5
  • Little Yellow 5
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Little Metalmark 12
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Phaon Crescent 24
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • White Peacock 20
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Georgia Satyr 27
  • Queen 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Three-spotted Skipper 1
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 6
  • Meske's Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 3
  • Whirlabout 12
  • Southern Broken-Dash 10
  • Sachem 2
  • Delaware Skipper 9
  • Aaron's Skipper 13
  • Palmetto Skipper 22
  • Palatka Skipper 1
  • Monk Skipper 1
  • Dusted Skipper 19
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 7
  • Ocola Skipper 30

Monk Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Meske's Skipper

Monk Skipper

Aaron's Skipper