Sighting for October 6, 2019

"Bullied by Skippers" field trip

Bull Creek Wildlife Management Area
Osceola County, FL

Participants: EPerry, RWarner, LCooper, JCrosby, NCrosby, REpstein, SFarnsworth, AGrimm, JLampkin, DMcElveen, SMoore, LWilliams, BZaremba, NPrine, MReese

The Bull Creek “fabulous five” on Sunday, Oct. 6th: Dotted, Meske’s, Berry’s, Arogos, Dusted! As far as I know this has not been done in a single day. (EPerry)

  • Zebra Swallowtail 25
  • Black Swallowtail 18
  • Giant Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 40
  • Cloudless Sulphur 30
  • Little Yellow 42
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 9
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 6
  • Little Metalmark 11
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Phaon Crescent 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • White Peacock 10
  • Viceroy 5
  • Carolina Satyr 5
  • Queen 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Long-tailed Skipper 3
  • Dorantes Longtail 3
  • Confused Cloudywing 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 8
  • Zarucco Duskywing 9
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 4
  • Southern Skipperling 7
  • Fiery Skipper 10
  • Dotted Skipper 23
  • Meske's Skipper 11
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 25
  • Whirlabout 23
  • Southern Broken-Dash 25
  • Sachem 2
  • Arogos Skipper 22
  • Delaware Skipper 15
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Palmetto Skipper 25
  • Palatka Skipper 1
  • Berry's Skipper 1
  • Dusted Skipper 25
  • Eufala Skipper 2
  • Twin-spot Skipper 7
  • Ocola Skipper 7

Berry's Skipper (RWarner)

Dusted Skipper (N&JCrosby)

Meske's Skipper (JLampkin)

Palmetto Skipper (LCooper)

Delaware Skipper (N&JCrosby)

Palmetto Skipper (JLampkin)

Meske's Skipper (N&JCrosby)

Tawny-edged Skipper (JLampkin)

Arogos Skipper (JLampkin)

Black Swallowtail (EPerry)

Palatka Skipper (EPerry)

Dotted Skipper (EPerry)

Confused Cloudywing (EPerry)

Spicebush Swallowtail (EPerry)

Dusted Skipper (EPerry)

Arogos Skipper (EPerry)

Twin-spot Skipper (EPerry)

Dotted Skipper (EPerry)

Meske's Skipper (EPerry)

Meske's Skipper (N&JCrosby)

Dusted Skipper (JLampkin)

Swarthy Skipper (N&JCrosby)

Meske's Skipper (JLampkin)

Berry's Skipper (RWarner)