Canaveral National Seashore, Volusia County, FL, April 2012.
Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Brevard County, FL, May 2015. Hosts for the skipper include Saltgrass (Distichilis spicata) and Saltmarsh Cordgrass (Spartina alternifolia)
Borrichia frutescens is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common names sea oxeye, sea oxeye daisy, bushy seaside tansy, and sea-marigold. In Veracruz it is called verdolaga de mar. It is native to the United States and Mexico, where it occurs along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts. Its distribution extends from Virginia south to Florida and west to Texas in the US, and along the Mexican Gulf Coast to Yucatán....