Sighting for October 27, 2015

Karl Legler

Areas of Estero Llano Grande State Park we didn't visit the day before, plus Fronterra Audubon and Valley Nature Center
Hidalgo County, TX

Scouting out for Texas Butterfly Festival. The Orange-barred Sulphur was a female with substantial orange on trailing edge of hindwing above.

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Southern Dogface 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Orange-barred Sulphur 1
  • Large Orange Sulphur common
  • Lyside Sulphur 3
  • Tailed Orange 1
  • Silver-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 3
  • Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 1
  • Cassius Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue 3
  • Rounded Metalmark 7
  • Red-bordered Pixie 1
  • American Snout 12
  • Bordered Patch 5
  • Vesta Crescent 2
  • Phaon Crescent 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • White Peacock 12
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Queen 19
  • Soldier 4
  • White-striped Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail 12
  • Two-barred Flasher 1
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 10
  • Mournful Duskywing 2
  • White Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Laviana White-Skipper common
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper common
  • Clouded Skipper common
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout common
  • Southern Broken-Dash 2
  • Sachem common
  • Common Mellana 1
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Brazilian Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 1

Orange-barred Sulphur

Red-bordered Pixie