Sighting for August 2, 2012

NABA Miami Field Trip

Kendalwood Park andTropical Park
Miami-Dade County, FL

Hot, sunny afternoon with one quickly passing heavy downpour. Kendalwood Park is a small neighborhood park with a remnant of hardwood hammock and an overgrown butterfly garden. Tropical Park is a large recreational park with a small protected area that is pine rockland, adjacent to a constructed lake. The pineland interior is accessible and edges provide weedy nectar plants. Observers: Mickey Wheeler, Elane Nuehring

  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Orange-barred Sulphur 2
  • Large Orange Sulphur 1
  • Barred Yellow 6
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Cassius Blue 8
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Julia Heliconian 6
  • Zebra Heliconian 26
  • White Peacock 1
  • Three-spotted Skipper 6
  • Clouded Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Baracoa Skipper 3