Sighting for February 22, 2021

Scott Anderson

Celery Fields
Sarasota County, FL

12noon-250pm, 77-80 degrees, sunny, windy. Significant number of Monarchs and Queens today, milkweed was in bloom. Also, an unusually high number of Great Southern Whites.

  • Black Swallowtail 5
  • Great Southern White 32
  • Barred Yellow 6
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Dainty Sulphur 14
  • Cassius Blue 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 10
  • Phaon Crescent 1
  • White Peacock 8
  • Monarch 24
  • Queen 16
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 8
  • Fiery Skipper 31

Tropical Checkered-Skipper

Horace's Duskywing

Monarch

Great Southern White

Queen