Sighting for April 9, 2017

Melanie Weiss

Long Key Nature Center, Ft. Lauderdale area
Broward County, FL

The temperature was in the high 70s. Visiting from the Pacific NW, I was in awe at the large number of Palamedes Swallowtails that seemed to be everywhere in this park today. Unfortunately they never paused long enough for a photo.

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 25
  • Dainty Sulphur 3
  • Atala 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 15
  • Julia Heliconian 1
  • Zebra Heliconian 18
  • White Peacock 8
  • Malachite 2
  • Ruddy Daggerwing 22
  • Monarch 13
  • Queen 11
  • Dorantes Longtail 2

Julia Heliconian

Dainty Sulphur