Sighting for October 4, 2020

John and Nancy Crosby

Sea Way NE, Shellman Bluff, GA
McIntosh County, GA

73 degrees, overcast skies. Was watering newly planted seeds & discovered a beautiful freshly eclosed Palamedes Swallowtail, it was gone when I was back out with my camera! It was like Star Wars there were so many Long-tailed Skippers in flight around the Passion Vine, host plant of Gulf Fritillary!

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Barred Yellow 6
  • Little Yellow 7
  • Cassius Blue 5
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • Long-tailed Skipper abundant
  • Ocola Skipper 5

Cassius Blue

Cassius Blue

Barred Yellow

Cloudless Sulphur

Long-tailed Skipper

Ocola Skipper

Gulf Fritillary

Gulf Fritillary