Sighting for October 12, 2018

Linda Cooper

Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
Okeechobee County, FL

9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Most of day was in old Audubon section of the park with only 2 hours along Military Hwy in main section of park. Weather: 78 to 87 degrees, winds 3-5 mph; sun a.m.-20%, p.m.-50%. Nectar: liatris, carphephorus, pickerelweed, rayless sunflower. Ranger KFerguson, LCooper.

  • Black Swallowtail 23
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 5
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Barred Yellow 5
  • Little Yellow 13
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 1
  • Little Metalmark 14
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Phaon Crescent 7
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 15
  • White Peacock 41
  • Viceroy 1
  • Carolina Satyr 4
  • Georgia Satyr 8
  • Queen 3
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Zarucco Duskywing 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Southern Skipperling 1
  • Fiery Skipper 6
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 6
  • Whirlabout 4
  • Southern Broken-Dash 7
  • Sachem 3
  • Delaware Skipper 3
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Palmetto Skipper 22
  • Berry's Skipper 2
  • Eufala Skipper 4
  • Twin-spot Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 38

Berry's Skipper

Black Swallowtail

Little Metalmark

Palmetto Skipper

Aaron's Skipper

Palmetto Skipper