Sighting for October 21, 2015

John Lampkin

Triple Creek Preserve
Hillsborough County, FL

Periodic Survey 11:30 - 1:30; 86 cloudy ending in light rain. The Whirlabouts which were in super-abundant uncountable hundreds just weeks ago are now tattered remnants. Sleepy Orange and Barred Yellows are showing winter forms. Pic shows Cloudless Sulphur variant with only one central HW circle.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 5
  • Barred Yellow 4
  • Little Yellow 8
  • Sleepy Orange 4
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Common Buckeye 6
  • White Peacock common
  • Carolina Satyr common
  • Queen 1
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail abundant
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Whirlabout 2
  • Sachem 1

Sachem

Cloudless Sulphur

Barred Yellow