Sighting for August 18, 2020

Linda Cooper

Triple N Ranch WMA
Osceola County, FL

9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Weather: 79°-93°, mostly sunny until clouds moved in with spotty rain. Not a lot of nectar but some carphephorus is coming in areas of recent burns. Nectar: Spermacoce spp, Frog Fruit, Roserush, Winged Loosestrife, Pluchea spp, Blackroot, Lantana. LCooper, SFarnsworth, MHarris, EPerry, NPrine, RWarner. Permit only area until hunting season.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 53
  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 12
  • Barred Yellow 10
  • Little Yellow 16
  • Sleepy Orange 6
  • Gray Hairstreak 30
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 30
  • Little Metalmark 6
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Pearl Crescent 12
  • Common Buckeye 25
  • White Peacock 8
  • Viceroy 3
  • Carolina Satyr 17
  • Georgia Satyr 3
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 6
  • Confused Cloudywing 10
  • Horace's Duskywing 4
  • Zarucco Duskywing 30
  • White Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 4
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Southern Skipperling 3
  • Fiery Skipper 17
  • Dotted Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 3
  • Whirlabout 12
  • Sachem 3
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Palmetto Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper 1

Southern Skipperling

Dotted Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Zebra Swallowtail

Dotted Skipper

Gray Hairstreak

Zebra Swallowtail

Zebra Heliconian

Horace's Duskywing

Zebra Swallowtail

Barred Yellow

Zebra Swallowtail

Gray Hairstreak

Dotted Skipper

Clouded Skipper

Georgia Satyr

Sachem

Whirlabout

Zebra Swallowtail

Delaware Skipper

Swarthy Skipper

Dotted Skipper