Sighting for April 13, 2017

Bill Benner

Bull Creek WMA
Osceola County, FL

Ditto to everything Edward Perry IV says below. The thistles along the entrance road past the check-in station, and then along the roadside after turning left at the loop road T, had the most skippers and almost all of the Arogos.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 5
  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 23
  • Little Yellow 5
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Ceraunus Blue 1
  • Little Metalmark 2
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Phaon Crescent 2
  • Pearl Crescent 22
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • White Peacock 3
  • Carolina Satyr 6
  • Queen 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 8
  • Sleepy Duskywing 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 9
  • Fiery Skipper 24
  • Dotted Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 17
  • Whirlabout 128
  • Southern Broken-Dash 4
  • Sachem 1
  • Arogos Skipper 10
  • Delaware Skipper 9
  • Aaron's Skipper 2
  • Palmetto Skipper 17
  • Palatka Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1
  • Monk Skipper 2
  • Dusted Skipper 3
  • Eufala Skipper 1
  • Twin-spot Skipper 82
  • Ocola Skipper 1

Aaron's Skipper

Palmetto Skipper

Arogos Skipper