Sighting for October 18, 2014

Linda Cooper

National Butterfly Center gardens and other areas of Hidalgo County
Hidalgo County, TX

Week of 10-18 thru 10-24. Weather: cloudy to sunny with some rain during the week. Temps mostly in the mid 80s. Linda and Buck Cooper

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Giant Swallowtail
  • Ornythion Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 1
  • Great Southern White 2
  • Southern Dogface abundant
  • Cloudless Sulphur abundant
  • Large Orange Sulphur abundant
  • Little Yellow common
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Clytie Ministreak 2
  • Western Pygmy-Blue common
  • Cassius Blue 2
  • Ceraunus Blue common
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Pixie 2
  • Curve-winged Metalmark 1
  • American Snout common
  • Gulf Fritillary
  • Julia Heliconian 1
  • Zebra Heliconian
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Mexican Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch
  • Vesta Crescent
  • Phaon Crescent common
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • White Peacock common
  • Tropical Leafwing
  • Hackberry Emperor 2
  • Empress Leilia 1
  • Tawny Emperor common
  • Carolina Satyr 2
  • Monarch
  • Queen superabundant
  • Soldier
  • Guava Skipper 1
  • White-striped Longtail 5
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail
  • Mimosa Skipper 6
  • Glazed Pellicia 2
  • Sickle-winged Skipper
  • Funereal Duskywing 2
  • White Checkered-Skipper common
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Laviana White-Skipper common
  • Turk's-cap White-Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Julia's Skipper
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper
  • Clouded Skipper common
  • Southern Skipperling common
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout
  • Southern Broken-Dash
  • Sachem common
  • Common Mellana common
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper
  • Eufala Skipper common
  • Olive-clouded Skipper 1
  • Purple-washed Skipper 3

White-striped Longtail

Curve-winged Metalmark

Ornythion Swallowtail

Glazed Pellicia

Silver-banded Hairstreak

Ornythion Swallowtail