Sighting for November 18, 2016

Karl and Dorothy Legler

Santa Ana N. W. R.
Hidalgo County, TX

42 species. We didn’t walk very far (1% of trails). We were pleasantly surprised by the flowers and butterflies. Hope to come back and spend more time.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Great Southern White 3
  • Southern Dogface 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Large Orange Sulphur 6
  • Lyside Sulphur 21
  • Little Yellow common
  • Mimosa Yellow 1
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 4
  • Cassius Blue 6
  • Ceraunus Blue 1
  • Fatal Metalmark 4
  • American Snout common
  • Gulf Fritillary 3
  • Julia Heliconian 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Bordered Patch 1
  • Vesta Crescent 1
  • Phaon Crescent 5
  • Red Admiral 5
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • White Peacock 11
  • Queen 15
  • Soldier 4
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 2
  • Brown Longtail 4
  • Sickle-winged Skipper 2
  • White-patched Skipper 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper common
  • Laviana White-Skipper 8
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 6
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Whirlabout 2
  • Sachem 1
  • Common Mellana 2
  • Eufala Skipper 7
  • Ocola Skipper 2
  • Purple-washed Skipper 2

Common Mellana

Purple-washed Skipper

White-patched Skipper