Sighting for May 7, 2016

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Found a Horace's Duskywing on a forest leaf. Took topside and bottom side images and a moth-like pose. Documented 5 other butterfly species - American Ladies, a Red-banded Hairstreak, a Holly Azure, Common Buckeyes and Eastern Tailed-Blues.

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • American Lady 3
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Eastern Tailed-Blue

American Lady

Horace's Duskywing

Horace's Duskywing