Sighting for January 9, 2015

James L. Monroe

Lucky Hammock
Miami-Dade County, FL

Lucky Hammock is a mainly a birding spot, but also good for butterflies. It is about 1/3 mile before Everglades NP on left as driving toward park.
Two large yellow sulphurs up in trees but too high to ID. 7 or 8 small grass skipper unable to ID.
Sunny, warm, there from 2 to 2:30.

  • Barred Yellow 1
  • Cassius Blue 5
  • Julia Heliconian 4
  • Long-tailed Skipper 5
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 4