Sighting for October 8, 2015

Laurel Rhodes

Duette Preserve
Manatee County, FL

The first butterfly survey for Duette on record; with John Lampkin (photo), Karen Finch (photo), Jean Evoy (photo), Dave Cutler, Fred Allen. Sunny, partly sunny, temp. 76-88F.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 3
  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 30
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Southern Dogface 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 20
  • Barred Yellow 12
  • Little Yellow 3
  • Sleepy Orange 4
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 18
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 4
  • Common Buckeye 11
  • White Peacock 37
  • Viceroy 14
  • Carolina Satyr 10
  • Georgia Satyr 10
  • Monarch 1
  • Queen 8
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 4
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Southern Skipperling 1
  • Fiery Skipper 6
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Whirlabout 17
  • Southern Broken-Dash 8
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Palmetto Skipper 5
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 7
  • Brazilian Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 2

Palmetto Skipper

Georgia Satyr

Southern Broken-Dash