Sighting for June 26, 2022

Linda Cooper

Avon Park Air Force Range
Polk County, FL

NABA butterfly count. The range is in both Polk and Highlands Cos. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Weather: 82°-86°, winds 6-11 mph; sun a.m.-10%, p.m.-40%, some rain. Lots of nectar choices. LCooper, SFarnsworth, DFraser, MHoffman, NPrine, DJSmith.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 45
  • Black Swallowtail 7
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 13
  • Cloudless Sulphur 7
  • Barred Yellow 9
  • Little Yellow 14
  • Sleepy Orange 5
  • Gray Hairstreak 129
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 13
  • Ceraunus Blue 38
  • Little Metalmark 8
  • Gulf Fritillary 15
  • Phaon Crescent 28
  • Pearl Crescent 27
  • Common Buckeye 72
  • White Peacock 76
  • Viceroy 13
  • Carolina Satyr 27
  • Georgia Satyr 14
  • Queen 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 6
  • Horace's Duskywing 42
  • Zarucco Duskywing 30
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 6
  • Swarthy Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 2
  • Southern Skipperling 4
  • Fiery Skipper 16
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Whirlabout 25
  • Southern Broken-Dash 21
  • Sachem 6
  • Delaware Skipper 13
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Palmetto Skipper 2
  • Eufala Skipper 5
  • Twin-spot Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 21

Georgia Satyr

Pearl Crescent

Zarucco Duskywing

Red-banded Hairstreak

Aaron's Skipper

Little Metalmark

Gray Hairstreak