Sighting for January 19, 2022

Roy Cohutta

Chickasawhatchee WMA
Dougherty County, GA

Four (4) pairs of mated-Queen butterflies.

Second winter season Monarch monitoring at this location. All the Monarch butterflies looked frisky and in good shape. Will any survive the winter here?

1430-1600, 63-34F, Wind S 8-14MPH, Cloud Cover 60%, Mustard field next to swamp, coastal plain of southwest Georgia.

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 20
  • Queen 50

Monarch

Common Buckeye

American Lady

Monarch

Monarch

Monarch

Zebra Heliconian

Queen

Queen

Queen

Queen

Queen

Monarch

Little Yellow

Cabbage White