Sighting for October 1, 2020

Linda Cooper

Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
Okeechobee County, FL

9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Weather: 75°-83°, mostly cloudy all day, winds 10-14 mph. Scouting for up upcoming Death by Skipper field trip. Nectar sources: Spanish needles, pickerelweed, Carphephorus, liatris, Florida Elephant’s Foot, Pine Lily. LCooper

  • Black Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 8
  • Cloudless Sulphur 8
  • Barred Yellow 4
  • Little Yellow 13
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 2
  • Little Metalmark 3
  • Julia Heliconian 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Phaon Crescent 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 11
  • White Peacock 35
  • Viceroy 5
  • Carolina Satyr 2
  • Georgia Satyr 20
  • Queen 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Zarucco Duskywing 3
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 2
  • Three-spotted Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 10
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Whirlabout 7
  • Southern Broken-Dash 4
  • Delaware Skipper 11
  • Aaron's Skipper 18
  • Palmetto Skipper 3
  • Dusted Skipper 13
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 6

Variegated Fritillary

Palmetto Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Aaron's Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Delaware Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Aaron's Skipper