Sighting for June 18, 2016

John Lampkin

Lake Manatee State Park
Manatee County, FL

With Jane Lampkin & Robert Epstein
9:30 - 12; 78 - 84, mercifully with some clouds
Many pollinators like the Tawny-edged Skipper were on a sea of Polygala rugelli, Yellow Milkwort.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 2
  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 5
  • Little Yellow 4
  • Gray Hairstreak 16
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Ceraunus Blue 27
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Confused Cloudywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 11
  • White Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 7
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Whirlabout 6
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Sachem 2

Tawny-edged Skipper