Sighting for September 17, 2020

John and Nancy Crosby

Townsend WMA, South Tract via Plum Cemetery Road, Wesley Rd on right just past cemetery.
McIntosh County, GA

Sally dumped 6” of rain over the past 2 days. We left home in pouring rain but skies cleared when we arrived. It was 77 degrees and a little breezy on this oak sand ridge with lots of blooming ‘Summer Farewell’. What I have labeled Horace’s was the smallest duskywing I have ever seen.

  • Southern Dogface 16
  • Little Yellow 10
  • Gray Hairstreak 12
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 8
  • Ceraunus Blue 6
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 5
  • Horace's Duskywing 6
  • Zarucco Duskywing 8
  • Swarthy Skipper 5
  • Clouded Skipper 4
  • Fiery Skipper 4
  • Whirlabout 6
  • Southern Broken-Dash 6
  • Palmetto Skipper 3
  • Dun Skipper 5
  • Ocola Skipper common

Southern Dogface

Little Yellow

Red-banded Hairstreak

Gray Hairstreak

Common Buckeye

American Lady

Carolina Satyr

Horace's Duskywing

Dun Skipper

Clouded Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper

Ocola Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Swarthy Skipper

Southern Broken-Dash

Southern Broken-Dash

Zarucco Duskywing

Ceraunus Blue

Monarch

Gulf Fritillary