Sighting for August 6, 2016

Will Kerling

Belleplain, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

In a vacant lot with Butterfly Weed, I discovered 6 butterfly species during early morning. The best find was a fresh male, Tawny-edged Skipper (digital image).

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1

Tawny-edged Skipper, male