Sighting for October 16, 2014

Daniel Jones

National Butterfly Center, Mission
Hidalgo County, TX

From 9-45 AM till 3:45 PM. Queens were counted and estimated.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 2
  • Checkered White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Southern Dogface 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Large Orange Sulphur 5
  • Lyside Sulphur 8
  • Tailed Orange 1
  • Little Yellow 10
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 5
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 40
  • Ceraunus Blue 10
  • Fatal Metalmark 5
  • Red-bordered Pixie 1
  • American Snout 20
  • Gulf Fritillary 6
  • Julia Heliconian 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 6
  • Elada Crescent 1
  • Vesta Crescent 3
  • Phaon Crescent 15
  • Red Admiral 1
  • White Peacock 6
  • Tropical Leafwing 3
  • Empress Leilia 1
  • Tawny Emperor 100
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Monarch 4
  • Queen 1000
  • Soldier 3
  • Guava Skipper 1
  • Brown Longtail 3
  • Glazed Pellicia 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 2
  • Funereal Duskywing 2
  • White Checkered-Skipper 20
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 10
  • Laviana White-Skipper 10
  • Common Sootywing 3
  • Julia's Skipper 4
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 10
  • Clouded Skipper 30
  • Southern Skipperling 5
  • Fiery Skipper 50
  • Whirlabout 1
  • Southern Broken-Dash 4
  • Sachem 4
  • Common Mellana 1
  • Nysa Roadside-Skipper 1
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 8
  • Eufala Skipper 8

Orange Sulphur

Sickle-winged Skipper

Nysa Roadside-Skipper

Glazed Pellicia

Glazed Pellicia

Red-bordered Pixie