Sighting for October 16, 2015

Jim Egbert

Union Chapel at Hwy 69 and Lake Nicol Dam, North Port
Tuscaloosa County, AL

Grand parents day function brought the wife and I to Tuscaloosa. After the conclusion of the program we checked Isabella out of school. When asked what she wanted to do she said it was to go looking for butterflies. So we were off to the fields where she did the recording of our sightings.The fall flowers where producing a good numbers of butterflies, and this this is our list from that afternoon.

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Little Yellow 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 10+
  • Gulf Fritillary 5
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 7
  • Ocola Skipper 2