Sighting for October 26, 2013

Linda Cooper

National Butterfly Center, Bentsen Rio Grande Valley State Park, Edinburg Wetlands, Estero Llano Grande State Park
Hidalgo County, TX

This list is from Oct. 19 thru Oct. 26 and a compilation of sightings at various locations, mostly at National Butterfly Center, Mission TX. Temp range has been mid-80s to low 90s. Buck and Linda Cooper

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Black Swallowtail
  • Giant Swallowtail
  • Checkered White
  • Great Southern White
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Southern Dogface common
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Large Orange Sulphur common
  • Lyside Sulphur common
  • Mexican Yellow 1
  • Tailed Orange
  • Little Yellow
  • Mimosa Yellow
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak common
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak
  • Clytie Ministreak
  • Western Pygmy-Blue common
  • Cassius Blue
  • Marine Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue common
  • Reakirt's Blue 2
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Rounded Metalmark 2
  • Red-bordered Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Pixie
  • American Snout superabundant
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Julia Heliconian 1
  • Zebra Heliconian
  • Variegated Fritillary
  • Mexican Fritillary common
  • Theona Checkerspot
  • Bordered Patch
  • Crimson Patch common
  • Elada Crescent
  • Texan Crescent
  • Pale-banded Crescent
  • Vesta Crescent
  • Phaon Crescent common
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • White Peacock abundant
  • Malachite 1
  • Mexican Bluewing
  • Common Mestra abundant
  • Gray Cracker 2
  • Ruddy Daggerwing 4
  • Tropical Leafwing
  • Empress Leilia
  • Tawny Emperor superabundant
  • Monarch 2
  • Queen superabundant
  • Soldier
  • White-striped Longtail
  • Zilpa Longtail
  • Long-tailed Skipper
  • Dorantes Longtail
  • Brown Longtail common
  • Coyote Cloudywing 1
  • Potrillo Skipper 1
  • Mimosa Skipper 1
  • Acacia Skipper 1
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper common
  • Brown-banded Skipper 1
  • White-patched Skipper common
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Mournful Duskywing
  • Funereal Duskywing
  • White Checkered-Skipper abundant
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper
  • Erichson's White-Skipper 1
  • Laviana White-Skipper common
  • Turk's-cap White-Skipper common
  • Common Sootywing 2
  • Julia's Skipper
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper common
  • Clouded Skipper common
  • Southern Skipperling common
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout
  • Southern Broken-Dash
  • Sachem
  • Common Mellana
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper common
  • Ocola Skipper
  • Hecebolus Skipper 1
  • Violet-banded Skipper 2

Falcate Skipper

Crimson Patch

Potrillo Skipper

Texas Powdered-Skipper

Acacia Skipper

Erichson's White-Skipper

Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak

Malachite

Coyote Cloudywing