Sighting for August 10, 2020

Tom Palmer

Lake Walkinwater area
Polk County, FL

Recent roadside mowing reduced nectar sources. Large stands of Thalia were productive for Brazilians and ruderal area on county park land yielded good numbers of Three-spotted.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 2
  • Zebra Swallowtail 3
  • Giant Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 11
  • Barred Yellow 16
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Dainty Sulphur 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 3
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 7
  • Phaon Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • White Peacock 16
  • Viceroy 6
  • Monarch 1
  • Queen 2
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 6
  • Zarucco Duskywing 6
  • White Checkered-Skipper 4
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Three-spotted Skipper 7
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Southern Skipperling 4
  • Fiery Skipper 6
  • Whirlabout 4
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Dun Skipper 1
  • Monk Skipper 1
  • Brazilian Skipper 12
  • Ocola Skipper 7

Orange Skipperling

Spicebush Swallowtail

Monk Skipper

Three-spotted Skipper

Three-spotted Skipper

Three-spotted Skipper

Brazilian Skipper