Sighting for February 29, 2020

Linda Cooper

Hwy. 60 Unit, Three Lakes WMA
Osceola County, FL

11:15 am-3:15 pm. Weather: 62°-67°, NW winds 14-21 mph. Several unidentified butterflies/skippers because of wind. Nectar: Thistles, Spanish needles. Unusual to see a Brown Pelican flying towards Prairie Lakes Unit.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Whirlabout 5
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 1

Palamedes Swallowtail

Whirlabout

nectar party

Whirlabout

nectar party

Southern Broken-Dash, Northern Cloudywing

Northern Cloudywing

Northern Cloudywing

Red-banded Hairstreak

Twin-spot Skipper