Sighting for October 26, 2018

Linda Cooper

National Butterfly Center
Hidalgo County, TX

10 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Weather: 70-77 degrees, light winds, first full sun in one week. LCooper, SMoore, BVolkle.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 4
  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Giant Swallowtail 3
  • Checkered White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Large Orange Sulphur common
  • Lyside Sulphur common
  • Little Yellow 6
  • Sleepy Orange 6
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue 2
  • Fatal Metalmark 2
  • Red-bordered Pixie 3
  • American Snout abundant
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Mexican Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch 2
  • Phaon Crescent 2
  • American Lady 1
  • White Peacock 1
  • Common Mestra 2
  • Tropical Leafwing 3
  • Tawny Emperor abundant
  • Carolina Satyr 4
  • Monarch 2
  • Queen abundant
  • Soldier 6
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail 4
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Laviana White-Skipper 8
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper abundant
  • Clouded Skipper abundant
  • Southern Skipperling 1
  • Fiery Skipper 8
  • Whirlabout 4
  • Southern Broken-Dash 2
  • Sachem 2
  • Common Mellana 4
  • Eufala Skipper 3

Mexican Fritillary

Southern Dogface

Whirlabout

Giant Swallowtail

Bordered Patch

Tawny Emperor

American Lady

Sachem