Sighting for September 26, 2014

Laurel Rhodes

Legacy Trail between Laurel Rd. and Central Sarasota Parkway.
Sarasota County, FL

Good butterfly turnout on the trail after much rain. Several Cloudless Sulphurs ovipositing on Partridge Pea. Bidens was the major nectar attractant for all.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 12
  • Giant Swallowtail 2
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 15
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Zebra Heliconian 4
  • White Peacock 50
  • Queen 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Zarucco Duskywing 1
  • Monk Skipper 1
  • Brazilian Skipper 3