Sighting for December 12, 2021

Bo Zaremba

Homestead
Miami-Dade County, FL

There is a robust local population of Tropical Buckeye that some very helpful local butterflyers directed me to. I would not have found them if not for this fortuitous meeting. Thank you. I saw twenty but the habitat went on further and they were plentiful.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Florida White 6
  • Barred Yellow 20+
  • Ceraunus Blue 9
  • Gulf Fritillary 36
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Tropical Buckeye 20+
  • White Peacock 22
  • Viceroy 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Dorantes Longtail 11
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2

Tropical Buckeye

Tropical Buckeye