Sighting for August 10, 2013

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge butterfly garden & field
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: male; Orange Sulphur: one on blue vervain; Pearl Crescent: 22 species in 28 min. here; Red-spotted Purple: puddling in parking lot; Viceroy: nectaring on buddleia; Swarthy Skipper: nectaring on purple salvia, purple buddleia, & blue vervain; Least Skipper: on blue vervain; Tawny-edged Skipper: on blue vervain; Zabulon Skipper: 8 males 1 female; Dun Skipper: on blue vervain

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • American Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 7
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 9
  • Swarthy Skipper 8
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 4
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 17
  • Dun Skipper 1