Sighting for August 2, 2013

Will Kerling

Power Line between Acme Market & MTBP
Cape May County, NJ

Juniper Hairstreak: saw four species of hairstreaks today - Juniper, Gray, Red-b&ed & White M Hairstreaks!!; White M Hairstreak: both fresh & nectaring on Sweet Pepperbush; Gray Hairstreak: nectaring on Sweet Pepperbush; Eastern Tailed-Blue: nectaring on Boneset sp.; American Lady: nectaring on Boneset sp.; Horace's Duskywing: both females; Zabulon Skipper: all mint fresh males

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 17
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • White M Hairstreak 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 21
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 4
  • Dun Skipper 1