Sighting for March 21, 2019

Ron Smith

Fort De Soto Park
Pinellas County, FL

17 spp - 263 individuals. Nice variety. Most were found feeding on thistle, bidens, lantana and/or cactus flower.

  • Barred Yellow 49
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Pygmy-Blue 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 14
  • Little Metalmark 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 28
  • Phaon Crescent 111
  • White Peacock 11
  • Monarch 1
  • Mangrove Skipper 21
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 2
  • White Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Southern Skipperling 6
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Monk Skipper 5
  • Obscure Skipper 3

Little Metalmark

Barred Yellow

Monk Skipper

Mangrove Skipper

Dorantes Longtail

Gulf Fritillary

Obscure Skipper

Southern Skipperling

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak

Phaon Crescent