Sighting for August 17, 2016

Laurel Rhodes

The Celery Fields in Sarasota FL
Sarasota County, FL

With John Lampkin, Jean Evoy and Dusty Rhodes. Two hours, 89-92F, full sun. Spent all our time on or near the hill adjacent to the nature center. Good weeds were abundant, e.g., Frogfruit and Bidens.

  • Black Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 6
  • Barred Yellow abundant
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • Dainty Sulphur 19
  • Ceraunus Blue 17
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Phaon Crescent 31
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • White Peacock superabundant
  • Viceroy 3
  • Monarch 3
  • Queen 13
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • White Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 11
  • Southern Skipperling 2
  • Fiery Skipper 54
  • Sachem 2
  • Ocola Skipper 1