Sighting for August 6, 2016

John Lampkin

Triple Creek Preserve
Hillsborough County, FL

With Jane Lampkin
9-11; 79-86
Red-spotted Purple was a nice find, freshly eclosed in a stand of willow, possibly its larval host
Numbers are atypically low.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 4
  • Carolina Satyr 3
  • Whirlabout 1

Red-spotted Purple