Sighting for October 15, 2015

Dan Jones, Mike and Ginny Rickard, Chris Tenney, Tommie Rogers

NABA butterfly center, Mission, Texas
Hidalgo County, TX

9 AM - 3 PM
mostly sunny, upper 80s-low 90s, calm

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 6
  • Giant Swallowtail 4
  • Southern Dogface 9
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Large Orange Sulphur 30
  • Lyside Sulphur 10
  • Little Yellow 3
  • Mimosa Yellow 3
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 4
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 5
  • Cassius Blue 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 3
  • Fatal Metalmark 2
  • American Snout 8
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Bordered Patch 3
  • Crimson Patch 1
  • Phaon Crescent 3
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • White Peacock 7
  • Common Mestra 1
  • Tropical Leafwing 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Empress Leilia 1
  • Tawny Emperor 60
  • Monarch 4
  • Queen 200
  • Soldier 3
  • Zilpa Longtail 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail 6
  • Texas Powdered-Skipper 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 2
  • Brown-banded Skipper 2
  • Funereal Duskywing 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 5
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 7
  • Laviana White-Skipper 10
  • Turk's-cap White-Skipper 1
  • Julia's Skipper 1
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 4
  • Clouded Skipper 8
  • Fiery Skipper 20
  • Whirlabout 6
  • Southern Broken-Dash 6
  • Sachem 6
  • Common Mellana 2
  • Celia's Roadside-Skipper 4
  • Eufala Skipper 3
  • Ocola Skipper 5
  • Purple-washed Skipper 1
  • Violet-banded Skipper 1