Sighting for August 6, 2016

Will Kerling

Estell Manor, NJ Area
Atlantic County, NJ

During brief viewing, I saw only skippers (7 species) and two Eastern Tiger Swallowtails. The Horace's Duskywing was driving away Eastern Tiger Swallowtails from sunflowers in a stand so that it was the only butterfly utilizing nectar there!!

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Little Glassywing 6
  • Dun Skipper 1

Zabulon Skipper