Sighting for March 29, 2019

Butterfly Walk at Estero Llano Grande State Park

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Hidalgo County, TX

This weekly field trip was 2 1/2 hours, led by Rick Snider. 10 people attended and 26 species were found. Temperature was about 82 and windy but protected. Mostly cloudy.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Giant Swallowtail 3
  • Checkered White 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Large Orange Sulphur 1
  • Lyside Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Mimosa Yellow 1
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Red-bordered Metalmark 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Vesta Crescent 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • White Peacock 1
  • Mexican Bluewing 4
  • Tawny Emperor 3
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Laviana White-Skipper 1
  • Julia's Skipper 1
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Whirlabout 3
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 2