Sighting for June 22, 2021

Andrea Naccarato

Sugden Regional Park
Collier County, FL

9:15am-12:15pm. Walked 1.5 miles along main park path around Lake Avalon. 82-90 degrees F. Began with 90% cloud cover; ended with 40% cloud cover; light breeze. 7 observers. Also observed 36 unidentified checkered-skippers (tropical and/or white), 1 unidentified duskywing, 2 unidentified whites, and 1 black swallowtail caterpillar in butterfly garden.

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 2
  • Checkered White 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Orange-barred Sulphur 10
  • Barred Yellow 12
  • Dainty Sulphur 36
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Cassius Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Zebra Heliconian 18
  • Phaon Crescent 3
  • White Peacock 47
  • Viceroy 1
  • Monarch 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 4

Checkered White

Checkered White