Sighting for June 3, 2009

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Pine Elfin: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Juniper Hairstreak: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Eastern Tailed-Blue: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Variegated Fritillary: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; American Lady: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms / a couple of really fresh ones; Common Buckeye: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Little Wood-Satyr: 2 - nectaring extensively on Dewberry blossoms; Southern Cloudywing: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Northern Cloudywing: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Wild Indigo Duskywing: a female nectaring on Dewberry blossoms and Linaria canadensis; Crossline Skipper: two fresh territorial males (even with each other); Sachem: nectaring on Dewbery blossoms and Multiflora Rose; Dun Skipper: puddling

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Frosted Elfin 6
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Viceroy 8
  • Little Wood-Satyr 30
  • Southern Cloudywing 3
  • Northern Cloudywing 4
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 2
  • Sachem 13
  • Dun Skipper 1