Sighting for November 2, 2013

Linda Cooper

National Butterfly Center, Santa Ana NWR, Retama Village, Bentsen Palm RV Resort, Tanglewood, scouting in Starr County- Roma, Falcon Heights, Falcon SP
Hidalgo County, TX

This covers the week from Oct. 27 thru Nov. 2. Hidalgo and Starr Counties. Weather: 63°-93° and strong winds most of the week. Buck and Linda Cooper

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 7
  • Giant Swallowtail 6
  • Ruby-spotted Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 4
  • Great Southern White 10
  • Giant White 1
  • Southern Dogface common
  • Cloudless Sulphur
  • Large Orange Sulphur abundant
  • Lyside Sulphur common
  • Mexican Yellow 2
  • Tailed Orange 8
  • Little Yellow common
  • Mimosa Yellow 2
  • Sleepy Orange common
  • Dainty Sulphur common
  • Great Purple Hairstreak 2
  • Marius Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak common
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak common
  • Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak 4
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak 3
  • Clytie Ministreak 8
  • Western Pygmy-Blue abundant
  • Cassius Blue common
  • Ceraunus Blue abundant
  • Reakirt's Blue 3
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Pixie common
  • American Snout abundant
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Zebra Heliconian 2
  • Variegated Fritillary
  • Mexican Fritillary
  • Theona Checkerspot common
  • Bordered Patch common
  • Crimson Patch
  • Tiny Checkerspot 1
  • Elada Crescent common
  • Texan Crescent
  • Pale-banded Crescent
  • Vesta Crescent common
  • Phaon Crescent common
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Question Mark 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • White Peacock abundant
  • Mexican Bluewing common
  • Common Mestra common
  • Tropical Leafwing common
  • Hackberry Emperor
  • Empress Leilia
  • Tawny Emperor abundant
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Queen abundant
  • Soldier
  • White-striped Longtail 6
  • Zilpa Longtail 2
  • Long-tailed Skipper 2
  • Dorantes Longtail 4
  • Brown Longtail common
  • Potrillo Skipper 1
  • Mimosa Skipper
  • Sickle-winged Skipper common
  • White-patched Skipper
  • Mournful Duskywing 2
  • Funereal Duskywing 2
  • White Checkered-Skipper common
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Desert Checkered-Skipper
  • Laviana White-Skipper common
  • Common Sootywing 2
  • Julia's Skipper
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper
  • Clouded Skipper abundant
  • Southern Skipperling common
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout
  • Southern Broken-Dash
  • Sachem
  • Common Mellana
  • Eufala Skipper common
  • Olive-clouded Skipper 2
  • Brazilian Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 1
  • Purple-washed Skipper 1

Mimosa Skipper

Theona Checkerspot

Ruby-spotted Swallowtail

White-striped Longtail

Marius Hairstreak