Sighting for June 13, 2022

Ron Smith

Sawgrass Lake Park
Pinellas County, FL

(10-47) The park’s butterfly garden and the stand of fire bushes across from the Visitor’s Center are the main draw for Orange-barred Sulphurs. Looked without success for Palamedes Swallowtail and Silver-spotted Skipper, both uncommon park visitor’s.

  • Polydamas Swallowtail 1
  • Giant Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Orange-barred Sulphur 24
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Zebra Heliconian 5
  • White Peacock 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 1

Orange-barred Sulphur