Sighting for October 16, 2020

John and Nancy Crosby

Townsend WMA, South Tract, North West
McIntosh County, GA

82 degrees sunny. Area has had alot of rain so wild flowers are abundant as are butterflies. This is the first location we have seen where Southern Dogface is common. Many of the the butterflies are showing their Fall/Winter colors.

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 2
  • Southern Dogface common
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Little Yellow common
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Gulf Fritillary Abundant
  • Zebra Heliconian 2
  • Phaon Crescent 12
  • Common Buckeye abundant
  • Carolina Satyr 3
  • Georgia Satyr 6
  • Monarch 25
  • Long-tailed Skipper common
  • White Checkered-Skipper 12
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 8
  • Whirlabout 7
  • Sachem 6
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 6
  • Ocola Skipper common

Cloudless Sulphur

Common Buckeye

Common Buckeye

Fiery Skipper

Georgia Satyr

Gray Hairstreak

Gulf Fritillary

Gulf Fritillary

Little Yellow

Monarch

Monarch

Sleepy Orange

Ocola Skipper

Sachem

Southern Dogface

Southern Dogface

Southern Dogface

Whirlabout

White Checkered-Skipper

White Checkered-Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur

Ceraunus Blue