Sighting for June 14, 2016

Steve Mason and Jack Connor

Franklin Parker Preserve, Chatsworth
Burlington County, NJ

3 hours, 1-4 pm, beautiful mid-80s day. Lots of odes and deer flies, very few leps. 90+ minutes in search of dotted skipper w/o success – although sandwort abundantly blooming in old colony spot (no dotteds seen here in last three years). ~60 minutes in bog. No two-spotted skippers found.

  • Bog Copper 12

Bog Copper, male

Common Sanddragons mating