Sighting for August 3, 2013

Laurel Rhodes

Myakka River State Park
Sarasota County, FL

Second 2013 survey. Participants: Dave and Marga Cutler, Linda Cooper, Mike Stanfield, Dusty and Laurel Rhodes, Belinda Perry.
Extremely wet conditions. 80% sun, temp. 88-93F. 31 species. Images: D. Rhodes, L. Cooper.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 12
  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 21
  • Cloudless Sulphur 16
  • Barred Yellow 13
  • Little Yellow 52
  • Dainty Sulphur 5
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Ceraunus Blue 6
  • Little Metalmark 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 24
  • Zebra Heliconian 7
  • Common Buckeye 24
  • White Peacock 8
  • Viceroy 40
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Queen 19
  • Soldier 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 7
  • Zarucco Duskywing 2
  • White Checkered-Skipper 4
  • Southern Skipperling 3
  • Fiery Skipper 11
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 3
  • Whirlabout 6
  • Delaware Skipper 12
  • Palmetto Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Brazilian Skipper 5 cats

Tawny-edged Skipper

Delaware Skipper