Sighting for December 17, 2016

Daniel Jones

National Butterfly Center, Mission
Hidalgo County, TX

from 10:45 to 15:45. One buckeye looked a great deal like a Mangrove Buckeye.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 8
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Southern Dogface 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 10
  • Large Orange Sulphur 6
  • Lyside Sulphur 20
  • Mexican Yellow 1
  • Tailed Orange 3
  • Little Yellow 25
  • Mimosa Yellow 2
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Dainty Sulphur 1
  • Marius Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 12
  • Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 1
  • Cassius Blue 3
  • Ceraunus Blue 30
  • Reakirt's Blue 3
  • Fatal Metalmark 5
  • Red-bordered Pixie 5
  • Curve-winged Metalmark 2
  • American Snout 400
  • Gulf Fritillary 10
  • Mexican Silverspot 3
  • Julia Heliconian 4
  • Zebra Heliconian 8
  • Mexican Fritillary 3
  • Bordered Patch 5
  • Crimson Patch 2
  • Texan Crescent 3
  • Pale-banded Crescent 6
  • Vesta Crescent 1
  • Phaon Crescent 50
  • Red Admiral 12
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • White Peacock 20
  • Malachite 2
  • Mexican Bluewing 6
  • Common Mestra 15
  • Blomfild's Beauty 1
  • Tropical Leafwing 10
  • Empress Leilia 1
  • Tawny Emperor 10
  • Pavon Emperor 2
  • Monarch 6
  • Queen 300
  • Soldier 20
  • White-striped Longtail 1
  • Brown Longtail 10
  • White Checkered-Skipper 10
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Laviana White-Skipper 15
  • Fawn-spotted Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 20
  • Southern Skipperling 3
  • Fiery Skipper 25
  • Whirlabout 1
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Common Mellana 4
  • Eufala Skipper 15
  • Purple-washed Skipper 1

Mexican Silverspot

Mexican Silverspot

Malachite

Curve-winged Metalmark

Common Buckeye

Common Buckeye

Pavon Emperor

Pavon Emperor

Blomfild's Beauty