Sighting for June 1, 2019

Edward Perry IV

Colt Creek State Park
Polk County, FL

This survey is a portion of the NABA count done annually at Colt Creek State Park. I was on the north team with RWarner, NPrine, SFarnsworth, and Ranger KRivera. Survey time from 9a to 4p. Hot, mostly sunny, with a brief shower at noon. A good time was had by all.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Black Swallowtail 10
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 7
  • Checkered White 2
  • Great Southern White 5
  • Southern Dogface 5
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 13
  • Gray Hairstreak 12
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Cassius Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue 6
  • Little Metalmark 6
  • Gulf Fritillary 245
  • Zebra Heliconian 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 58
  • Phaon Crescent 2
  • Pearl Crescent 10
  • Common Buckeye 15
  • Carolina Satyr 5
  • Monarch 1
  • Queen 5
  • Long-tailed Skipper 3
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Whirlabout 5
  • Twin-spot Skipper 2
  • Brazilian Skipper 4

Southern Dogface

Little Metalmark

Little Yellow

Gray Hairstreak

Gray Hairstreak

Brazilian Skipper caterpillar

Palamedes Swallowtail

Twin-spot Skipper