Sighting for October 26, 2018

Linda Cooper

Yturria Brush Tract, Lower Rio Grande Valley NWR
Hidalgo County, TX

2 - 4 p.m. Weather: 80-84 degrees, light winds, full sun. Many flowering plants; site very lush. LCooper, SMoore, RSpink, NWilson, BVolkle.

  • Giant Swallowtail 4
  • Southern Dogface common
  • Large Orange Sulphur 12
  • Lyside Sulphur superabundant
  • Little Yellow 12
  • Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 4
  • Ceraunus Blue 5
  • Fatal Metalmark 1
  • American Snout abundant
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Bordered Patch 4
  • Elada Crescent 20
  • Vesta Crescent 30
  • Common Mestra 1
  • Tropical Leafwing 15
  • Empress Leilia 2
  • Tawny Emperor 6
  • Queen 4
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 2
  • Brown-banded Skipper 1
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 4
  • Clouded Skipper 8
  • Whirlabout 1

Vesta Crescent

Texas Powdered-Skipper

American Snout

Brown-banded Skipper