Long-tailed Skipper Butterfly (Urbanus proteus)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Long-tailed Skipper Butterfly (Urbanus proteus)

Larval Hosts: Various members of the pea family. at my place they use beggar’s ticks (Desmodium spp.).

Learn: http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/wildflower/completebutterflydata.asp?id=46

Shown on Florida Native Plant: Blackberry (Rubus spp.)

longtailskipperApr2014

###

Advertisements
1 comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: