Sighting for October 15, 2020

John and Nancy Crosby

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

87 degrees, sunny. We walked along the tidal flats and found the marsh grass blooming as well as goldenrod. Our target was Eastern Pygmy-Blue but the Ox-eye Daisies were bloomed out. We didn’t see Great Southern White but found it’s host plant. Some were taken on the way.

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 5
  • Little Yellow 6
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Cassius Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue 2
  • Little Metalmark 3
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Zebra Heliconian 2
  • Phaon Crescent 5
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Carolina Satyr 20
  • Monarch 2
  • Long-tailed Skipper 15
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 6
  • Ocola Skipper 5

Little Metalmark

Little Metalmark

Gray Hairstreak

Palamedes Swallowtail

Carolina Satyr

Cassius Blue

Cassius Blue

Gulf Fritillary

Little Yellow

Phaon Crescent

Salt Marsh Skipper

Tropical Checkered-Skipper