Sighting for October 24, 2014

Lisa Michelle Reid

National Butterfly Center
Hidalgo County, TX

Day 2 of our visit to the National Butterfly Center … 48 species.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Black Swallowtail
  • Giant Swallowtail
  • Checkered White
  • Orange Sulphur
  • Southern Dogface
  • Cloudless Sulphur
  • Large Orange Sulphur
  • Lyside Sulphur
  • Tailed Orange
  • Little Yellow
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Great Purple Hairstreak
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
  • Western Pygmy-Blue
  • Ceraunus Blue
  • Fatal Metalmark
  • Red-bordered Pixie
  • American Snout
  • Gulf Fritillary
  • Julia Heliconian
  • Zebra Heliconian
  • Bordered Patch
  • Vesta Crescent
  • Phaon Crescent
  • Question Mark
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • White Peacock
  • Common Mestra
  • Tawny Emperor
  • Monarch
  • Queen
  • Soldier
  • Brown Longtail
  • Sickle-winged Skipper
  • Funereal Duskywing
  • White Checkered-Skipper
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper
  • Laviana White-Skipper
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper
  • Clouded Skipper
  • Southern Skipperling
  • Fiery Skipper
  • Sachem
  • Common Mellana
  • Eufala Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak

Common Mestra

Large Orange Sulphur

Tailed Orange

Lyside Sulphur

Eufala Skipper

Bordered Patch

Tropical Checkered-Skipper

Western Pygmy-Blue

Question Mark

Great Purple Hairstreak

Queens

Tawny Emperor