Sighting for October 22, 2020

Roy Cohutta

River Creek WMA
Thomas County, GA

Time: 10:30 - noon.
Weather: Temps in the 80s, humid. Rained a little.
Habitat: Coastal plain, sandy soils, mostly pine forest with low understory, palmettos, grasses, sedges, fall wildflowers, etc.
I saw a few Grass Skippers, but could not get on them.
Also saw many moths in the grasses.

  • Cloudless Sulphur 10
  • Little Yellow common
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Gulf Fritillary 10
  • Zebra Heliconian 4
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye common
  • Carolina Satyr 4
  • Long-tailed Skipper 6

Common Buckeye