Sighting for June 18, 2016

Ron Smith

Boyd Hill Nature Preserve
Pinellas County, FL

9:30-Noon. Close to 90-degrees & very humid. The leps were loving it, the lep-chaser was not. Below Red Admiral flew up and landed upside down within shady picnic pavilion.

  • Polydamas Swallowtail 3
  • Black Swallowtail 5
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 10+
  • Checkered White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 30+
  • Orange-barred Sulphur 20+
  • Barred Yellow 1
  • Little Yellow 6
  • Dainty Sulphur 6
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Cassius Blue 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 18
  • Zebra Heliconian 5
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • White Peacock 20+
  • Viceroy 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Dorantes Longtail 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • White Checkered-Skipper 8
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Brazilian Skipper 4

Red Admiral