Sighting for September 19, 2022

Brian Ahern

Richloam Wildlife Management Area
Sumter County, FL

0830-1300, spot checking for Duke’s Skipper in appropriate swampy habitat so not a thorough survey for all species in other habitats. Nectar sources are increasing, more blooming Pickerelweed and Bidens however today was pretty cloudy and overcast

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 15
  • Cloudless Sulphur 8
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Phaon Crescent 3
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • White Peacock 10
  • Viceroy 5
  • Queen 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 20
  • Zarucco Duskywing 6
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Clouded Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 3
  • Whirlabout 4
  • Southern Broken-Dash 8
  • Northern Broken-Dash 4
  • Delaware Skipper 6
  • Byssus Skipper 3
  • Aaron's Skipper 4
  • Dukes' Skipper 12
  • Berry's Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 20
  • Ocola Skipper 28

Dukes' Skipper

Dukes' Skipper

Dukes' Skipper

Dukes' Skipper