CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Red Admiral Butterfly (Vanessa atalanta)
One of the brush footed butterfly species. This one was resting on the side of the house under the patio cover during a rainstorm.
Citizen Scientist Project: http://vanessa.ent.iastate.edu/node/2170
Larval host: Pellitory (Parietaria floridana), Stinging Nettle (Urtica urens), False Nettle (Boehmeria cylindrica)