Sighting for October 5, 2015

Chris Tenney

National Butterfly Center, Mission
Hidalgo County, TX

10 am - 3 pm
clear skies, mid-80s

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 7
  • Giant Swallowtail 3
  • Southern Dogface 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 4
  • Large Orange Sulphur 5
  • Lyside Sulphur 3
  • Little Yellow 6
  • Mimosa Yellow 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Dusky-blue Groundstreak 2
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 5
  • Ceraunus Blue 1
  • Fatal Metalmark 3
  • American Snout 9
  • Gulf Fritillary 6
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Mexican Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch 7
  • Phaon Crescent 6
  • American Lady 2
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 4
  • White Peacock 1
  • Mexican Bluewing 1
  • Empress Leilia 2
  • Tawny Emperor 25
  • Monarch 6
  • Queen 60
  • Soldier 2
  • White-striped Longtail 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail 9
  • Brown-banded Skipper 4
  • Mournful Duskywing 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 12
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 4
  • Laviana White-Skipper 8
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 3
  • Clouded Skipper 4
  • Southern Skipperling 3
  • Fiery Skipper 8
  • Whirlabout 5
  • Southern Broken-Dash 8
  • Sachem 2
  • Common Mellana 2
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 14
  • Eufala Skipper 7
  • Olive-clouded Skipper 1

Brown-banded Skipper

Celia's Roadside-Skipper