Sighting for October 14, 2014

Daniel Jones

Our yard in Weslaco
Hidalgo County, TX

10:00 AM to 4:30 PM Lately it been hard to see ten species of butterflies in our yard but they arrived in mass today.

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 4
  • Large Orange Sulphur 3
  • Lyside Sulphur 12
  • Little Yellow 4
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Dainty Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 2
  • Cassius Blue 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 10
  • American Snout 5
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Elada Crescent 2
  • Vesta Crescent 5
  • Phaon Crescent 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • White Peacock 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Queen 120
  • Soldier 1
  • Guava Skipper 1
  • Brown Longtail 2
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 1
  • Mournful Duskywing 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 15
  • Laviana White-Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 4
  • Southern Skipperling 1
  • Fiery Skipper 20
  • Whirlabout 3
  • Southern Broken-Dash 3
  • Sachem 1
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper 3

Gray Hairstreak

Fiery Skipper

Sickle-winged Skipper

Cassius Blue, Ceraunus Blue

Monarch

Vesta Crescent