This gaudily colored caterpillar is feeding on the leaf of a strangler fig (Ficus sp.), its host plant.
Anthanassa texana seminole
Chlorostrymon simaethisThis tattered Silver-banded Hairstreak never ventured far from its host plant, Balloonvine (Cardiospermum sp.).
These eggs are on butterfly pea, one of the many host plants in the legumes that Silver-spotted Skippers use for food.
Chlosyne nycteisThis is a mating pair of Silvery Checkerspots.
Abaeis nicippeThis is the winter form.
Abaeis nicippeThis Sleepy Orange is nectaring on a yellow variety of Mexican milkweed Asclepias curassavica This is the summer form.
Zerene cesoniaYou can clearly see the "dog face" on the open wings.
Zerene cesoniaThis butterfly is named after the outline of "Fido" on its wings.