Sighting for July 10, 2021

Roy Cohutta

Albany Nursery WMA
Dougherty County, GA

1545-1730, 90F, SW 9-12 MPH, Cloud Cover 44-47%, Coastal Plain of Georgia, Gravel road and large field next to swamps.

Two Variegated Fritillaries in image flying together low over open ground - possible courtship.

Two sequential images (of identical male Horace’s Duskywing), taken 2 seconds apart and processed exactly the same, showing effects of shadow on field marks and ground color.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Sleepy Orange 5
  • American Snout 1
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Variegated Fritillary 5
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 8
  • Long-tailed Skipper 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 6
  • Fiery Skipper 5

Horace's Duskywing

Horace's Duskywing

Gulf Fritillary

Fiery Skipper

Southern Broken-Dash

Southern Broken-Dash

Tropical Checkered-Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

American Lady