Sighting for July 3, 2022

Linda Cooper

Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
Okeechobee County, FL

Scouting for upcoming butterfly count. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; 83°-93°, winds 4-6, sunny to partly cloudy. Many nectar sources but not many butterflies.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 9
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 10
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Little Metalmark 4
  • Zebra Heliconian 1
  • Phaon Crescent 9
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • White Peacock 9
  • Carolina Satyr 2
  • Georgia Satyr 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Queen 5
  • Zarucco Duskywing 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 3
  • Whirlabout 3
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Delaware Skipper 12
  • Aaron's Skipper 2
  • Palmetto Skipper 2
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 1

Red-banded Hairstreak

Palmetto Skipper

Delaware Skipper

Gray Hairstreak

Aaron's Skipper

Queen

Delaware Skipper

Little Metalmark