Sighting for October 25, 2018

Ron Smith

Fort De Soto Park
Pinellas County, FL

(22-242) Not much was in bloom. My first Mallow Scrub-Hairstreaks at the park since late July. Surprises included a Queen, an American Lady and a Mangrove Skipper.

  • Barred Yellow 18
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 5
  • Eastern Pygmy-Blue 3
  • Cassius Blue 13
  • Ceraunus Blue 40
  • Gulf Fritillary 21
  • Phaon Crescent 4
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 21
  • White Peacock 17
  • Monarch 4
  • Queen 1
  • Mangrove Skipper 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 10
  • Dorantes Longtail 11
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 19
  • Three-spotted Skipper 4
  • Fiery Skipper 18
  • Monk Skipper 3
  • Obscure Skipper 8
  • Ocola Skipper 19

Queen

Monarch

Mangrove Skipper

Eastern Pygmy-Blue

American Lady

Three-spotted Skipper