Sighting for September 13, 2015

Ron & Lori Smith

Apalachicola Natl Forest
Liberty County, FL

The list here is a portion of the 45+ species seen during a field trip hosted by the Tallahassee Hairstreak Chapter. Total # of individuals seen were higher than what Lori and I noted. Many thanks to D.Harder, V.Craig and D.& S.Jue. We also lepped just over the county line and in Franklin. FL (133).

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 3
  • Zebra Swallowtail 3
  • Black Swallowtail 6
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 15
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 27
  • Southern Dogface 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 80
  • Barred Yellow 1
  • Little Yellow 2
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • Gray Ministreak 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 45
  • Phaon Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 30
  • Carolina Satyr 15
  • Georgia Satyr 20
  • Common Wood-Nymph 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 12
  • Confused Cloudywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 4
  • Zarucco Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Clouded Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 6
  • Crossline Skipper 3
  • Whirlabout 6
  • Southern Broken-Dash 7
  • Northern Broken-Dash 2
  • Byssus Skipper 1
  • Palmetto Skipper 6
  • Dion Skipper 2
  • Berry's Skipper 13
  • Dun Skipper 1
  • Eufala Skipper 2
  • Twin-spot Skipper 3
  • Ocola Skipper 9

Palmetto Skipper

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Dion Skipper