Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1112646

Palatka Skipper
Euphyes pilatka

Observation date: March 02, 2017
Submitted by: bttfly9@yahoo.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Very windy, maybe 20-25 mph. Butterflies busy nectaring and hanging on for dear life. Many species of skippers and other butterflies on Bidens alba and Thistles all along the Black Point Wildlife Drive. Probably 500++ butterflies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: March 09, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Brevard County