Sighting for March 19, 2015

Jim Egbert

Roscoe Rd, Russian Rd Orange Beach,&Graham Creek Nature Preserve Foley
Baldwin County, AL

Another nice day rain showers stayed to the north,temp. in the low 80s with southerly breezes. It was a swallowtail butterfly day; 4 different kinds were sighted today. The target of the day was Carolina Satyr; looking for the newly identified, look alike.

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Carolina Satyr common
  • Horace's Duskywing 5
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 2